Skyera Adds Silicon Valley Visionary Dado Banatao to Board of Directors

   Skyera Adds Silicon Valley Visionary Dado Banatao to Board of Directors

PR Newswire

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Skyera Inc., founded by an
executive and engineering team with unsurpassed backgrounds in the NAND flash,
solid-state, storage and networking arenas, today announced that Silicon
Valley visionary Dado Banatao has been appointed to the company's board of


In addition to his position as a board member of Skyera, Banatao is Chairman
of Ikanos, Inphi Corporation and Quintic Corporation and is on the board of
directors of Alphion Corporation, Wave Semiconductor and Wilocity. He also
served as Chairman and led investments in Marvell Technology Group; SiRF
Technology, acquired by CSR; Acclaim Communications, acquired by Level One;
Newport Communications, acquired by Broadcom; and Stream Machine, acquired by
Cirrus Logic (CRUS).

Banatao currently serves as managing partner of Tallwood Venture Capital,
where he provides a unique perspective in technology investments, leveraging
his experience from co-founding three technology startups, as well as his past
engineering work developing key semiconductor technologies and pioneering the
PC chip set and graphics acceleration architecture that continue to be found
in every PC today.

"We continue to seek out the very best and brightest minds to assist us on
every level, whether that's part of our management team, an addition to our
technical advisory board or a key component to our board of directors," said
Radoslav Danilak, CEO of Skyera."Dado's visionary status in the industry and
extensive background in starting and investing in unique technology solutions
for computing, communication and consumer platforms brings to Skyera instant
recognition as a company that is set to revolutionize the industry with our
solid-state enterprise storage solutions."

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About Skyera
Skyera Inc. is an emerging provider of enterprise solid-state storage systems
designed to enable a large class of applications with extraordinarily high
performance, exceptionally lower power consumption and cost effectiveness
relative to existing enterprise storage systems.Founded by the executives who
previously developed the world's most-advanced flash memory controller, Skyera
is backed by key technology and financial partnerships designed to position it
at the forefront of the hyper growth in the solid-state storage sector. The
company was featured in the Gartner report "Cool Vendors in Storage
Technologies, 2012," was chosen by Flash Memory Summit as a Best of Show award
winner for 2012 in the category of Most Innovative Flash Memory Enterprise
Business Application, and won the Visionary Product Award at Storage Visions,
2013.For more information about the company, visit

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