Network Appliance CTO to Deliver Keynote Address at USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies

What: Steve Kleiman, senior vice president and CTO of Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP), will deliver a keynote address titled "Trends in Managing Data at the Petabyte Scale" at the fifth annual USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST) 2007.

The FAST Conference brings together storage system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. Kleiman will discuss trends in petabyte-scale data management that drive the need for a unified storage infrastructure and new data management paradigms.

Who: Steve Kleiman, senior vice president and CTO, Network Appliance, Inc.
When
: 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time, Thursday, February 15, 2007
Where
: San Jose Marriott, 301 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Event
: Fifth annual USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST) 2007
Registration
: For more information on how to attend, please visit www.usenix.org/events/fast07

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