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Lunch and Learn RoundTable Event: The Real World of Emerging Memories

  • 28 Apr 2016
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Unique Digital Inc. Conference Center - Houston, TX


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The Society of HPC Professionals (SHPCP) -- invites you to attend:

A Lunch & Learn Round Table Discussion Meeting

The Real World of Emerging Memories

Are new memory technologies finally emerging? This session will offer a practical walkthrough of what Micron has learned about emerging memories over the past decade, the barriers that threaten their emergence, and what technical, manufacturing, ecosystem, and market conditions need to exist for them to be truly successful.

Presenter’s Bio:
Tom Pratt – Sr. Product Manager, Emerging Memory

Tom Pratt is a Sr. Product Manager in the Storage Business Unit at Micron Technology, where he is responsible for emerging memories such as 3D XPoint. Tom has an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, an MSEE from the University of Rochester, and a BSEE from Union College. He has been involved in the storage industry for more than 20 years in positions ranging from research through product development and production. Prior to Micron, Tom worked at AMD as a Sr. Developer Relations Manager, and at Dell as Sr. Technical Staff in the Office of the CTO. He has participated in multiple storage standards organizations, including serving on the board of directors of the Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO) and the Blu-ray Disc Association.

Meeting will be conducted on,
Thursday April 28, 2016, 11:30 CDT
at the
Unique Digital Inc. Conference Center
10595 Westoffice Drive Houston, TX 77042



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