Presentation to focus on challenges impacting datacenters and mobile networks; LSI Chief Strategy Officer Greg Huff also presenting at Cloud Leadership Forum

MILPITAS, Calif., June 11, 2012 –LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced that President and CEO Abhi Talwalkar is a featured speaker at the IDC Cloud Leadership Forum, the only national conference for technologists responsible for leveraging public, private or hybrid cloud models.

Mr. Talwalkar’s presentation, titled “Building a Smarter Cloud: The Role of Intelligent Silicon in the Data Deluge,” will examine the impact of today’s explosive data growth on datacenter and mobile network architects implementing next-generation cloud infrastructures.

Greg Huff, LSI Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, is also presenting at the Cloud Leadership Forum. Mr. Huff’s presentation, titled “Accelerating the Cloud with Flash,” will examine different ways to use flash technology to accelerate applications and solve datacenter latency issues without disrupting existing infrastructure.

What:  Keynote Address by Abhi Talwalkar, LSI President and CEO

Mr. Talwalkar will discuss how a massive global data deluge, driven by key factors such as social media, video and the mobile Internet, has companies migrating to cloud architectures to help manage rising costs and strategic technical challenges. With network traffic and data projected to grow faster than IT investments, datacenters and mobile networks will need to adopt new approaches to contend with the massive demand, driving the need for “intelligent silicon” that can recognize and prioritize what data is important and help enable a smarter cloud.

Where:  Hyatt Regency Santa Clara

When:  June 14, 2012, 9:30-10:00 a.m.

Media Opportunities:  IDC Senior Vice President and Chief Analyst Frank Gens will conduct a videotaped Q&A with Mr. Talwalkar that will be available to media on June 18. Members of the media interested in a copy of Mr. Talwalkar’s “Data Deluge” presentation can contact Kevin Gallagher at or 510-599-0416. The Cloud Leadership Forum and Mr. Talwalkar’s presentation can also be followed on Twitter by using the hashtags #LSI and #CloudLeadershipForum.

What:  Presentation by Greg Huff, LSI Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer

The rapid increase in processor performance and the deployment of highly virtualized datacenters have placed increasing stress on storage, to the point that storage is often the bottleneck to greater application performance. Flash, with high performance, low latency and reduced power consumption, holds the key to accelerating application performance, but it has traditionally been difficult to deploy. LSI Chief Strategy Officer Greg Huff will talk about different ways to use flash to accelerate applications without disrupting existing infrastructure.

Where:  Hyatt Regency Santa Clara

When:  June 13, 2012, 11:20-11:50 a.m.

About IDC Cloud Leadership Forum:  The Cloud Leadership Forum is the only cloud conference that focuses exclusively on the enterprise. It is a program built by IT executives, business experts, industry analysts and technology editors, and features workshops, management interviews, keynotes and networking opportunities designed to help organizations leverage the power of the cloud.  The event is produced by International Data Corp. (IDC) and IDG Enterprise.

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