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CONTACT:           Tom Coughlin                                      

Coughlin Associates                          

(408) 202-5098                                                                                       


CONTACT            Andy Marken

AGENCY:              Marken Communications

(408) 986-0100



2016 Storage Visions Conference Presentation Submission Deadline is September 14


Preliminary Agenda Covers Digital Storage Applications and Futures


San Jose, CA—September 2, 2015—The Storage Visions Conference presentation submission deadline is September 14, 2015. The conference theme is:  Storage for the Next 5,000 Years (inspired by the Egyptian motifs at the Luxor Hotel).  Initial sponsors and exhibitors are Coughlin Associates, Drive Trust Alliance, Quantum, SNIA, SNIA SSSI, HDDFA, and RDC.  


Speaking submissions are now being accepted through September 14, 2015 at, and the conference preliminary agenda can be seen at:    


The preliminary agenda (it will be adjusted as speakers are placed in the agenda after the deadline) is shown below and can be viewed at:

Session A1:  Epic Proportions:  Storage for High Resolution Content Capture and Production

Session B1:  Drive Trust:  Protecting Our Stuff

Session C1:  Analyst Perspective:  How will we use Ubiquitous Storage?

Session D1:  One for All:  The Convergence of Memory and Storage

Session E1:  Next Millennium Storage:  Developments Propel Storage System Options

Session F1:  Storage End Users on The Long Term

Session A2:  Storage Visions 2016 Rising Stars Panel

Session B2:  Pumping Big Data:  Putting Data where it needs to be

Session C2:  Saving Data Forever:  Long Term Content Protection and Archiving

Session D2:  Consumer Cloud Services:  What will we do in the Cloud?

Session E2:  Keeping it Now:  Emerging Storage Technologies

Session F2:  We are the Champions:  Storage for Consumers


The deadline for Storage Visions Visionary awards submissions is November 14, 2015.  Submissions can be made at:


The Storage Visions Conference is the premier event bringing together digital storage oriented people from diverse industries including consumer electronics, general business, health care, high performance computing and media and entertainment. Join CEO's, industry leaders, manufacturers, and end users at Storage Visions 2016 in a relaxed and informative environment where attendees can network with world changers and industry titans.   Attendees will discover the trends and meet the trendsetters that will drive a new wave of business tied to higher resolution content, big data, security requirements, consumer electronics, digital distribution, new storage architectures and applications as well as new digital storage technologies.


Organization and media sponsors include: Advantage Video, AVSystems, Broadcast Beat, Burn World, Coughlin Associates, Davis Consulting Asia, DCIA, Digital Production Buzz, Drive Trust Alliance, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, HomeToys, SCV IEEE Consumer Electronics Society, IT Central Station, Media and Entertainment Tech, NexGen Cloud, Objective Analysis, Parks Associates,, ProductionHUB, RDC, SATA-IO, SMPTE, SNIA, SNIA SSSI, TechTarget and The Channel Company.


There are a limited number of sponsorships and exhibit spaces available for the 2016 Storage Visions Conference.  For information on sponsorship and exhibit opportunities fill out the appropriate forms available on the conference web site: Interested parties can also call Storage Visions at 408-202-5098 or email us at   Conference registration is open until December 25, 2015 using the links at:   


The Storage Visions Conference is put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance (www.EntertainmentStorage.Org). 

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