Pure Storage CEO and Chief Architect Slated to Deliver Keynote Presentation and Technology Deep Dive at 2013 Flash Memory Summit

Executives Will Discuss How a Software-Driven Approach to Flash Storage Will Accelerate Realization of an All-Flash Data Center

Mountain View, CA – August 8, 2013 — Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage array company, today announced that it will be a sponsor and featured exhibitor next week at the 2013 Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, California. CEO Scott Dietzen will be a keynote presenter and Cofounder and Chief Architect John Hayes will be a featured speaker at the event. On the show floor, Pure Storage will offer attendees hands-on demonstrations of the latest breakthrough features in its third-generation FlashArray, the FA-400, including integrated data reduction capabilities (deduplication & compression), ZeroSnap Snapshots, and CloudAssist support technology.

Featured Sessions with Pure Storage Executives

  • Join Pure Storage CEO Scott Dietzen for “Software: The Key to Flash in the Data Center”
    • What: Keynote Session
    • When: Thursday, August 15th, from 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM PT
    • Topic: Dietzen will explore how software-defined storage is on-track to transform the enterprise data center and what attributes buyers should consider when evaluating flash storage solutions.
  • Join Pure Storage Cofounder and Chief Architect John Hayes for “Large Scale Data Reduction on SSDs”
    • What: Industry Session
    • When: Wednesday, August 14th, from 3:10 PM – 5:30 PM PT
    • Topic: Hayes will discuss how redesigning of metadata structures eliminates performance issues, while managing up to 100 TB of flash memory.

See the Third-Generation FlashArray In Action

Visit Pure Storage in booth #709 for a hands-on demonstration of its new FA-400 Series storage array and learn more about how FlashArray can optimize and transform your data center with an all-flash approach.

Register for the Flash Memory Summit Today

The 2013 Flash Memory Summit will take place at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California, August 13-15. Showcasing the companies and technologies that are driving innovation in the market today, the conference provides an interactive forum for end users, vendors, service providers and industry influencers to exchange ideas and learn more about the latest advancements in flash memory.

For more information, or to register to attend, visit: www.flashmemorysummit.com/.

About Pure Storage

Pure Storage, the all-flash enterprise storage company, enables the broad deployment of flash in the data center. When compared to traditional disk-centric arrays, Pure Storage all-flash enterprise arrays are 10x faster and 10x more space and power efficient at a price point that is less than performance disk per gigabyte stored. The Pure Storage FlashArray is ideal for high performance workloads, including server virtualization, desktop virtualization (VDI), database (OLTP, real-time analytics) and cloud computing. For more information, visit www.purestorage.com.

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North America

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Bhava Communications
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Rocket Communications for Pure Storage
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