SOURCE: OCZ Technology Group, Inc.

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September 09, 2013 20:26 ET

OCZ Addresses Wider Range of Enterprise Platforms With New Compact PCIe Solid State Drive at Intel Developer Forum 2013

Company to Unveil Upcoming Smaller Form Factor Z-Drive R4 SSD Series to Support Open Compute Project

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - September 09, 2013) - OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, will showcase its latest solid state drive storage products at the 2013 Intel Developer Forum (IDF), September 10th through September 12th at Moscone Center, San Francisco. This event is an excellent opportunity for OCZ to connect with customers and partners using the latest Intel® technology by demonstrating its complete portfolio of SSD solutions tailored for big data, cloud computing, and other enterprise applications. 

Offering solutions for applications including virtualization, database, and cloud management, OCZ will display a comprehensive lineup of innovative products designed to solve performance, availability, and reliability roadblocks in IT infrastructures. OCZ will unveil the upcoming smaller form factor Z-Drive R4 PCIe SSD, featuring the same exceptional performance but with the ability to be deployed in a much greater range of platforms, including support for the Open Compute Project (OCP). The OCP Foundation is a growing community of engineers around the world whose mission is to design and enable the delivery of the most efficient server, storage, and data center hardware designs for scalable computing, and provides a structure in which individuals and organizations can share their intellectual property.

OCZ will also display a range of software-defined storage solutions and SSDs in various interfaces including SATA, SAS, and PCIe, showcasing the impending Intrepid 3 SATA III SSD solution, based on the Company's Everest 2 platform, which is designed to deliver best in class sustained performance and endurance. Leveraging leading-edge storage hardware and complementary software products as a complete solution provider, OCZ continues to deliver enterprise class solutions with robust feature-sets, high endurance, cutting edge performance, increased reliability and reduced total cost of ownership (TCO) for large scale data centers and IT applications worldwide. 

IDF is the leading forum for those using Intel Architecture or Intel technologies where developers, engineers, technology managers, and business leaders from across the industry come together to learn about Intel's latest developments. Join OCZ at Booth #230 to view our latest high-performance SSD storage options for use with the next-generation Intel platforms.

About OCZ Technology Group, Inc.
Founded in 2002, San Jose, CA-based OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (OCZ) is a global leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of high-performance solid-state storage solutions and premium computer components. Offering a complete spectrum of solid-state drives (SSDs), OCZ provides SSDs in a variety of form factors and interfaces (i.e. PCIe, SAS and SATA) to address a wide range of client and enterprise applications. Having developed firmware and controller platforms, to virtualization and endurance extending technologies, the company delivers vertically integrated solutions enabling transformational approaches to how digital data is captured, stored, accessed, analyzed and leveraged by customers. More information is available at www.ocz.com.

Forward Looking Statements
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Contact Information

  • OCZ Press Contact:
    Scott Harlin
    Director of Marketing Communications, Enterprise Solutions
    (408) 440-3484
    sharlin@ocztechnology.com

    OCZ Investor Relations Contact:
    Bonnie Mott
    Senior Manager of Investor Relations
    (408) 440-3428
    bmott@ocztechnology.com