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ASTC Fall 2016 Research Review Meeting

October 12, 2016 – October 13, 2016 | Register Description: ASTC Fall 2016 Research Review Meeting will take place on October 12-13 at the Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Road, Santa Clara, CA 95054. Your registration will cover the following: University … Continue reading

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ASTC Fall 2015 Research Review Meeting – October 14-15, 2015

Wednesday October 14, 2015 – Thursday October 15, 2015 4949 Great America Parkway Map and Directions | Register Description: ASTC Fall 2015 Research Review Meeting will take place on October 14-15 at the Santa Clara Hilton, 4949 Great America Parkway, … Continue reading

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Cancellation of Symposiums in December

Dear Colleague, With regret we wish to advise you that IDEMA must cancel its December symposium series due to the flooding in Thailand and the enormous impact on the HDD supply chain. While we remain confident in the industry’s ability … Continue reading

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DISKCON Keynote Dinner: Top HDD Technologists and a Great Social Networking Opportunity

Four of the HDD industry’s leading technologists will comprise a panel driven exclusively by audience questions around DISKCON USA 2011’s theme: “Retaining the Areal Density Advantage.” Together with a great networking environment and a dinner, this is an opportunity not … Continue reading

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DISKCON USA Conference: Market Analysts To Cover Future of HDDs, SSDs, PCs

DISKCON USA’s Storage Industry Conference features the top storage analysts, who will cover all key aspects of the dynamic storage industry. Everyone, from supply chain players to executives of leading HDD and component companies, will benefit from the sharp insights … Continue reading

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Technology Now & Then Exhibit

The Technology Now & Then exhibit at DISKCON 2011 will feature an IBM 305 RAMAC on loan from Hitachi GST, as well as old drives and new product from Toshiba, Hitachi GST, and Western Digital.   The RAMAC, with it’s “5 … Continue reading

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DISKCON USA Conference Session 2: Sustaining Areal Density Growth

Chaired by Pete Goglia, CTO of Xyratex’s Storage Infrastructure division, Session 2’s presentations will concentrate on paths to sustaining areal density growth. Premier technologists from Marvell, Xyratex, Toshiba, and Electro Static Technologies will cover elements of sustaining areal density growth … Continue reading

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DISKCON Keynote Address: Top Technologists in Audience-Driven Panel Discussion

What do you want to know about the future of HDD areal density growth? Four of the HDD industry’s leading technologists will comprise a panel driven exclusively by audience questions around DISKCON USA 2011’s theme: “Retaining the Areal Density Advantage.” … Continue reading

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DISKCON Conference Session One: Future Magnetic Recording Technologies & ASTC Summary

At DISKCON, top technologists from Hitachi GST, Toshiba, Intevac, MMI, Bruker-Nano, Xyratex, and TTi will lay out the future challenges facing magnetic recording. A “who’s who” list of technology leaders will make this two-part session invaluable for attendees searching for … Continue reading

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IDEMA Asia-Pacific Traveling Symposium – Calling for Speakers

Theme: Refocusing the Hard Disk Drive Industry “Consolidation, technology maturation, and new innovations in the computing model have brought us new challenges. What are the strategies and tools available that will lead us to another decade of prosperty in the … Continue reading

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HDDs, Tablets, PCs and Demand – Market Analysts Sound Off at DISKCON USA

The HDD industry continues to be turbulent – but you can get the hottest, most important market updates at the DISKCON USA Storage Industry Conference. Top industry analysts will present information that will benefit everyone in the HDD supply chain, … Continue reading

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IDEMA Thanks Western Digital

Western Digital is one of DISKCON’s top sponsors, and a supporter of IDEMA throughout the year. As an active member of the Advanced Storage Technology Consortium (ASTC), Western Digital is on the forefront of pro-competitive joint R&D efforts that will … Continue reading

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ASTC Fall Review, DISKCON USA 2011 and Conference

October 18 – 20 will be the most important days of 2011 for the HDD industry. ASTC’s Fall Review (members only) and the 25th Anniversary of the DISKCON USA Show and Storage Industry Conference will be held at the Santa … Continue reading

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DISKCON USA 2011 Agenda

Last updated on September 23, 2011 STORAGE INDUSTRY CONFERENCE All DISKCON Conference Sessions take place at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Theater (2nd Floor) WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011 1:30pm-5:30pm SESSION 1A: Magnetic Recording, The Next Generation This session will cover … Continue reading

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IDEMA Celebrates 25 Years of Continued Service and Support to the Hard Drive Industry

Driven by a real density doubling every two to four years since their invention, HDDs have changed in many ways, a few highlights include: Capacity per HDD increasing from 3.75 megabytes to greater than 1 terabyte, a greater than 270-thousand-to-1 … Continue reading

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Technology for Youth Charity Golf Tournament

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DISKCON USA 2011

IDEMA is pleased to announce that DISKCON USA 2011 and the Storage Industry Conference will be held adjacent to the Advanced Storage Technology Consortium’s (ASTC) Review Session, October 18-20, 2011 in Santa Clara, CA. Kicked off by IDEMA’s annual Charity … Continue reading

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DISKCON Asia-Pacific Bangkok & Singapore Conferences

THEME: “A Transition of Challenges” Bangkok Conference 07 March 2011 Monday Thailand Science Park Convention Centre (TSP-CC, Auditorium Level 3) 130 Paholyothin Road, Klong 1, Klong Luang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand Download: * Singapore Conference 10 March 2011 Thursday Orchid Country … Continue reading

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ASTC Kickoff Downloads

ASTC Kickoff Agenda: Future Storage Technologies and ASTC: A New Approach Mark Geenen (Chairman, IDEMA) Pete Goglia (Senior VP, Xyratex) Currie Munce (Senior VP, Hitachi GST) Mark Re (Senior VP, Seagate Technology) Pantas Sutardja (VP and CTO, Marvell) Steering Committee … Continue reading

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DISKCON USA 2010

DISKCON USA 2010 – Santa Clara, CA September 9 & 10, 2010 – Conference and Tradeshow, Hyatt Regency, Santa Clara, CA Keynote Dinner – September 9, 2010 – Santa Clara Convention Center, Ballrooms E&F, 6pm No Host Cocktails and 7pm … Continue reading

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DISKCON Asia-Pacific 2010

DISKCON Asia Pacific 2010 March 8, 2010 – Thailand Science Park Convention Centre, Bangkok, Thailand March 11 – 12, 2010 – Keppel Club, Singapore March 12, 2010 – Golf Tournament, Keppel Club – Singapore March 15, 2010 – Sofitel Hotel, … Continue reading

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DISKCON Japan 2010

DISKCON Japan 2010, July 29-30, 2010 Plaza Industry Ota (PiO), Ota City Industrial Promotion Organization, 1-20-20, Minami-Kamata, OtaCity, Tokyo 144-0035, Japan – 3 minute walk from KeikyuKamata Station on the Keihin Kyuko Line We have drastically reduced the price per … Continue reading

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