LSI CTO Greg Huff to Keynote on Challenges Posed by Data Deluge at the Open Compute Summit

Presentation to focus on challenges and opportunities presented by rapid innovation of mega datacenters

Jan 16, 2013, 09:00 ET from LSI Corporation

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LSI Corporation (NASDAQ: LSI) today announced that Chief Technology Officer Greg Huff is a featured speaker at the Open Compute Summit, the signature event of The Open Compute Project. The Project is a global community whose mission is to design and enable the delivery of the most efficient server, storage and datacenter hardware designs for scalable computing.


Mr. Huff's presentation, titled "Storage Innovations for Mega Datacenters," will examine the challenges and opportunities presented by today's explosive data growth on architects implementing next-generation mega datacenters.

What: Keynote address by Greg Huff, LSI CTO

Mr. Huff will discuss how a massive data deluge is driving rapid innovation in mega datacenters and the need for new approaches to contend with explosive data storage demand. Mega datacenters will need to adopt new approaches to scaling infrastructure to accelerate, share and protect data, driving the need for intelligent silicon that enables greater storage speeds and efficiencies.

Where: Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara

When: Wednesday, January 16, 1:50-2:20 p.m.

About the Open Compute Summit

The Open Computer Project began with a small team of Facebook engineers that set out to tackle a big challenge: how to scale computing infrastructure in the most efficient and economical way possible. Today, the initiative is focused on the open sharing of custom datacenter designs to improve efficiency across the industry.

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