Removable media is a touchy subject at IDEMA
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IDEMA (International Disk Drive Equipment and Materials Association), the trade association for the global data storage industry, today announced that Michael Cornwell will lead its influential Global Standards Program for HDDs (hard disk drives) and SSDs (solid-state drives).
Michael is a great addition to IDEMA in these challenging economic times," states Mark Geenen, IDEMA's Chairman.
His presentation is titled "How IDEMA
Can Help the Development of Reliability Standards for Solid-State Storage.
In addition to his role as senior systems reliability engineer at NetApp, Jon Elerath is the chairman of the IDEMA-USA Reliability Committee and actively supports the IDEMA (International Disk Drive Equipment and Materials Association) mission of setting and driving reliability as it relates to industry technology standards and benchmarks for the HDD and optical disk drive markets.
IDEMA is an international trade organization that represents the $35 billion disk drive industry.
NetApp (NASDAQ:NTAP) will host the upcoming IDEMA
Technical Symposium titled "Hard Disk and Solid State Drive Reliability--The Pursuit of Excellence.
He is also former chairman of SEMI, the trade association for the semiconductor and display industries, and a current member of the executive advisory council of IDEMA
, the International Disk Drive Equipment and Materials Association.
has been working to support member companies in migrating from the traditional 512 byte data sector format to larger formats as Toshiba has done in these products.
NASDAQ:NTAP), a leading provider of storage and data management solutions, will be represented at this year's IDEMA
DISKCON keynote dinner by executive vice president of Product Operations Tom Georgens.
The real question is, how many other Idemas or Levinsons are out there today, and what will be their fate.