Crossroads Systems Announces NAB Show Speaker Schedule for StrongBox Booth

Crossroads Systems Announces NAB Show Speaker Schedule for StrongBox Booth 
Visit StrongBox Booth SL7627 at NAB Show to Hear How StrongBox Solves
Content Storage Needs and Reduces Storage Costs for the Media and
Entertainment Industry 
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 04/05/13 --  Crossroads Systems, Inc.
(NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data archive solutions, will
highlight its StrongBox(R) archive solution during NAB Show in booth
SL7627 from April 8-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The
StrongBox booth will feature four expert speakers who will discuss
overcoming data storage challenges:  


 
--  Jeffrey K. Harris
     Spy Satellites - Data Volume, Velocity and Variety
    Driving Advanced Analytics- Discovering Needles in Needle Stacks
    
    Monday, April 8 at 10:30 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.
     Harris is a consultant
    for defense and intelligence sectors and a member of the United States
    Energy Security Council. He formerly served as a corporate officer at
    Lockheed Martin, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space, and
    Director of the National Reconnaissance Office.
    
    
--  Chris Blankenship
     StrongBox in Post-Production Archive Workflows
    
    Tuesday, April 9 at 1 p.m.
     Blankenship is producer and partner at
    Austin, Texas-based ProductionFor. A StrongBox user, Blankenship will
    share best practices for improving the archive workflow in a
    post-production environment.
    
    
--  Louis Libin
     Archiving in Broadcast Workflows
     Tuesday, April 9 at 3
    p.m.
     Libin is founder and president of Broad Comm, Inc., a technology
    consulting group whose clients have included General Electric, NBC,
    ABC, CBS, Turner, Olympic Committees, equipment manufacturers and
    media start-ups. Libin successfully served as an officer or director
    of many companies, private and public, including CTO of NBC. He also
    serves on the advisory board of the Sports Video Group.
    
    
--  Paul Chapman
     Using LTFS and StrongBox in Post-Production
    Environments
     Wednesday, April 10 at 10:30 a.m.
     Chapman serves as
    senior vice president of technology at FotoKem, a full-service
    post-production facility celebrating 50 years of serving the worldwide
    creativ
e community. Chapman also currently serves as Chair of the
    Hollywood section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television
    Engineers (SMPTE).

  
Attendees can also visit the Crossroads StrongBox booth SL7627 anytime
for live product demonstrations.  
About StrongBox
 StrongBox is a shared storage solution purpose-built
for data archival and preservation. Using Linear Tape File System
(LTFS) technology and intelligent storage architecture with standard
file systems (CIFS/NFS), StrongBox empowers online, all the time file
availability with uncompromised data protection, full data mobility,
non-proprietary file storage and significant cost-savings. StrongBox
unifies your archive -- past and present -- while providing seamless
scalability and reliability for the future. Visit
www.crossroads.com/products/strongbox.  
About NAB Show
 NAB Show, held April 6-11 in Las Vegas, is the
world's largest electronic media show covering filmed entertainment
and the development, management and delivery of content across all
mediums. With more than 90,000 attendees from 151 countries and
1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for digital
media and entertainment. From creation to consumption, across
multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to
the solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace
content delivery to new screens in new ways. Complete details are
available at www.nabshow.com. 
About Crossroads Systems 
 Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) is
a global provider of data archive solutions. Through the innovative
use of new technologies, Crossroads delivers customer-driven
solutions that enable proactive data security, advanced data
archiving, optimized performance and significant cost-savings.
Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Austin, TX, Crossroads holds
more than 100 patents and has been honored with numerous industry
awards for data archiving, storage and protection. Visit
www.crossroads.com.  
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Company Contacts:
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Crossroads Systems
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512.928.6897
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Investor Contact:
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Crossroads Systems
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