For Immediate Release

August 20 is Speaker Submission Deadline for the 2018 Storage Visions Conference


--Theme is:  Thriving in the Data Apocalypse--


San Jose, CA, August 1, 2018—The 2018 Storage Visions Conference (SV 2018) speaker submission deadline is August 20, 2018.  The conference will be held October 22-23, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Santa Clara, CA (  The preliminary agenda for the Storage Visions Conference is at  Speaking submissions can be made at:


The seventeenth annual Storage Visions Conference theme is “Thriving in the Data Apocalypse” and the conference will focus on digital storage to deal with the exploding demand to support applications such as Finance, General Business, IoT, AI, media and entertainment and big data.  Speaker, Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are now available.


This two-day conference and trade show brings together the vendors, end users, researchers and visionaries that will meet growing demand for digital storage to meet the needs of the coming data tsunami. 


In addition to the sessions there will also be keynote talks during the conference and a sponsored reception in the evening of the first day.     


Aparavi, SATA-IO and SNIA SSSI are Bronze Sponsors.  Media and Organization sponsors include:  IEEE-CNSV, Coughlin Associates, Digital Cinema Society, Digital Production Buzz, Doodle news, Entertainment Storage Alliance, FCIA, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, IEEE Magnetics Society Parks Associates, Santa Clara Valley Chapter, Home Toys, M&E Tech, NVM Express, Objective Analysis, RDC, STA, SNIA and the SNIA SSSI.


A limited number of sponsorships and exhibits opportunities are available for the 2018 Storage Visions Conference. Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as table-top and larger exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at


For additional information on the conference call 408-202-5098 or email


The Storage Visions Conference is a trade mark of the Entertainment Storage Alliance ( and Coughlin Associates (

CONTACT:          Tom Coughlin                                      CONTACT            Andy Marken

Coughlin Associates                                                            Marken Communications

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