Flash Memory Summit 2018

For the fourth consecutive year, the IAP hosted a booth for student posters at the Flash Memory Summit, August 7-9, in the Santa Clara Convention Center. This was the most heavily trafficked Summit to date, with ~5000 attendees.

Flash Memory Summit 2017
IAP advisor, Prof. Onur Mutlu (left), ETH Zurich and Dr. Saugata Ghose (right), Carnegie Mellon
University chat in the IAP booth with an FMS attendees.

Flash Memory Summit 2017
Chandranil Chakraborttii (at far left), a PhD student at UC Santa Cruz advised by Prof. Heiner Litz
describes his research poster on neural network based prefetching techniques in
flash storage devices.


Flash Memory Summit Keynotes by IAP Industry Members
  • “Creating the Next Generation of Data-Driven Infrastructure”, Tuesday, August 7th, 12:10-12:40pm, Phil Bullinger, Sr VP/GM of Data Center Systems, Western Digital
  • “Adaptable Storage Acceleration Platforms for Exabyte-scale Data Centers”, Wednesday, August 8th, 1:00-1:30pp, Manish Muthal, VP of Datacenter Marketing, Xilinx
  • “Optimizing Storage Solutions for Data Center Applications”, Wednesday, August 8th, 1:30-2:00pm, Nigel Alvares, VP of SSD & Data Center Storage Solutions, Marvell
  • “Applications Need More Than IOPS and Latency”, Thursday, August 9th, 12:40-1:10pm, Eric Zhao, SSD General Manager, Huawei Technologies