SOURCE: Adaptec

January 10, 2007 12:01 ET

Adaptec Announces Participation in the Needham Growth Conference

MILPITAS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 10, 2007 -- Adaptec, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADPT), a global leader in storage solutions, today announced that it will participate in the following upcoming event with the financial community:

     Needham Growth Conference
     Date: January 11, 2007
     Time:  9:00 a.m. ET
     Where: New York, NY
     Presenters: S. 'Sundi' Sundaresh, President and Chief Executive
     Officer, and Chris O'Meara, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Interested parties can listen to an audio webcast of this event by visiting the investor's section on the Adaptec website at www.adaptec.com.

About Adaptec

Adaptec, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADPT) provides trusted storage solutions that reliably move, manage, and protect critical data and digital content. Adaptec's software and hardware-based solutions are delivered through leading Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and channel partners to provide storage connectivity, data protection, and networked storage to enterprises, government organizations, medium and small businesses, and consumers worldwide. More information is available at www.adaptec.com.

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