Altera to Demonstrate NAND Flash, FPGA Accelerators, and Storage and Memory Virtualization at Flash Memory Summit 2015

San Jose, Calif - Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) is attending the Flash Memory Summit at the Santa Clara Convention Center, August 10-13, 2015, (Booth #486) and is demonstrating  a new  NAND Flash reference design that extends the life of flash memory up to 7x. In addition, Altera is sharing how FPGAs can be used to accelerate functions in the data center, and to enable storage and memory virtualization. Altera computer and storage experts also are presenting multiple technology sessions and offering tutorials on high-performance flash applications.  

The Altera NAND storage reference design is based on the Altera Arria® 10 SoC. It implements Mobiveil's Universal NVM Express Controller (UNEX), a configurable controller for PCIe-based SSDs, and NVMdurance's NAND flash optimization software. The reference design enables data center operators to leverage the most advanced 3D NAND technology without the long design cycles required with ASIC designs. 

In addition, Altera is showcasing memory application development kits and cards that can address requirements for the following:

  • High speed, and for low latency IO interfaces and protocols
  • SSD controllers
  • OpenCL-based accelerators
  • Optical PCIe
  • Non-volatile DIMMs and memories.

Altera Panels, Tutorials, and Training 
Attendees can learn more at the following expert speaker sessions:

Tuesday, August 11

  • FPGAs in Flash Controller Applications Tutorial (Session 102-D, 9:45-10:50am)

           Presenter: David McIntyre, Senior Computer and Storage Marketing Manager, Altera

  • 3D Flash: The Next Dimension (Session 102-A, 9:45-10:50am)

           Session Chairman: Bob Pierce, Senior Architect, Computer and Storage Products, Altera

Wednesday, August 12

  • Flash Storage Outlook (Session 203-D, 3:10-4:15pm)

           Session Chairman: David McIntyre, Senior Business Unit Manager, Altera  

Thursday, August 13

  • Life Beyond Flash: New Non-Volatile Memory Types (Session 301-C, 8:30-9:35am)

           Session Chairman: Bob Pierce, Senior Architect, Computer and Storage Products, Altera

  • Enterprise Storage  (Session 203-D, 3:10-4:15pm)

           Panel Chairman: David McIntyre, Senior Business Unit Manager, Altera

About Altera

Altera® programmable solutions enable designers of electronic systems to rapidly and cost effectively innovate, differentiate and win in their markets. Altera offers  FPGA, SoC, CPLD, and complementary technologies, such as  power solutions to provide high-value solutions to customers worldwide. Visit Altera at

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Karin Taylor 
Altera Corporation 

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