For Immediate Release


Intel® Keynote on the Future of Storage at the 2017 Storage Visions® Conference


--Focusing on digital storage for unstructured data--


San Jose, CA, September 14, 2017—The 2017 Storage Visions Conference (SV 2017). will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 in Milpitas, CA ( Carol Wilder, Director of Strategic Planning, Data Center Group at Intel® Corporation will be a keynote speaker.


The 2017 Storage Visions Conference theme is “New Visions for Digital Storage” and the conference will bring together the vendors, end users, researchers and visionaries that will meet the growing demand for digital storage for all aspects of unstructured and lightly structured data.  Speaker, Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are now available and registration is open as well.   Following is information on Carol’s keynote talk:


What’s In-Store For Storage?

The rise of the digital economy is good news for digital storage.  Although our future is definitely a cloudy one, there are a number of significant trends emerging that will likely have important implications on our industry.   Find out “what’s in-store for storage” and how to capitalize with smarter storage system solutions.


Carol Wilder is the Director of Strategic Planning in the Data Center Group focusing on Systems, Segments and Software. In her current role, she leads a team that identifies, defines and drives key strategic and technological innovations in the data center. At the core of her team's work is to have a deep understanding of Intel's customer needs and wants that drive data center system differentiation. Previously, Carol worked in product management for Amazon Web Services in storage services and Amazon's Lab126 on the Echo/Alexa products, as well as, positions at Intel in strategy from communications to mobile to artificial intelligence.


About the Storage Visions Conference

In the next few years vast quantities of data will be generated and will need rapid analysis to be useful.  This data will come from digital healthcare, genomics, the Internet of Things, Big Science, Artificial intelligence, manufacturing as well as cloud and fog computing.  The 2017 Storage Visions Conference will help businesses, IT professionals and data scientists understand the digital storage solutions that will make them successful in this new world.


In addition to the sessions, there will also be five keynote talks during the conference and a sponsored reception in the evening.  The agenda for the Storage Visions Conference is at   Conference registration is now using the link at:


Intel and Quantum are Diamond Sponsors, Red Hat is a Platinum Sponsor, Sony is a Silver Sponsor, SATA-io and Komprise are Bronze Sponsors and Active Storage, Cloudian, Newisys and SwiftStack are exhibitors.  Media and Organization Sponsors include, Bright Blue Innovation, CIOReview, Colonial Purchasing, Coughlin Associates, Digital Cinema Society, Enterprise Services Outlook, IEEE CNSV, DCIA, Entertainment Storage Alliance, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, Media and Entertainment Tech, SNIA, SNIA SSSI, St. Petersburg State University of Film and Television, and the Trusted Computing Group


A limited number of sponsorships and exhibits opportunities are still available for the 2017 Storage Visions® Conference. Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as table-top 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 put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance ( and Coughlin Associates (  Storage Visions is a registered trademark of Coughlin Associates.