Micron Technology Announces Director Appointment

Micron Technology Announces Director Appointment

BOISE, Idaho, July 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Micron Technology, Inc.
(Nasdaq:MU) today announced the appointment of Warren East to the company's
Board of Directors, effective immediately. East served as CEO of ARM Holdings
PLC from October 2001 to July 1, 2013.

"We are extremely pleased to welcome Warren to our Board of Directors," said
Micron CEO Mark Durcan. "Warren transformed ARM during his tenure as CEO, and
we are confident his contributions will strengthen our board."

East, who also serves as director of De La Rule PLC, joined ARM in 1994 and
later became Vice President of Business Operations. Within three years, he was
appointed to the Board as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to ARM, East was with
Texas Instruments.

"I appreciate the opportunity to serve with the Micron team," said East. "With
the acquisition of Elpida, Micron is well-positioned to be a growing, dynamic
leader in semiconductor memory and a critical contributor to the success of
customers in the storage, mobile and computing markets."

East is a chartered engineer, Distinguished Fellow of the British Computer
Society, Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, Fellow of
the Royal Academy of Engineering and a Companion of the Chartered Management
Institute. He earned bachelor and master degrees in Engineering Science from
Oxford University and an MBA and honorary doctorate from Cranfield University.

About Micron

Micron Technology, Inc., is one of the world's leading providers of advanced
semiconductor solutions. Through its worldwide operations, Micron manufactures
and markets a full range of DRAM, NAND and NOR flash memory, as well as other
innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions and semiconductor systems
for use in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded and mobile
products. Micron's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the MU symbol.
To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc., visit www.micron.com.

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