Micron Technology Appoints Darren Thomas as Vice President of Storage Business
BOISE, Idaho, March 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Micron Technology, Inc.
(Nasdaq:MU), today announced that Darren Thomas has been named as vice
president of Micron's Storage business unit.
Thomas will be responsible for overseeing Micron's solid state storage
business that ranges from hard disk drive replacements with solid state drives
(SSDs) to enterprise-class storage solutions. He brings more than 30 years of
experience to Micron and most recently served as the vice president of
Enterprise Storage for Dell Inc.
"The role of flash memory technology in storage will continue to grow, and
Micron is investing to drive innovation, reliability and performance in our
storage business," said Micron President Mark Adams. "We are excited to have
Darren join us and bring his leadership and industry experience to this effort
Thomas' professional background includes serving in multiple storage and
engineering executive and management positions at Texas Instruments and Compaq
Computer Corporation, among other companies, prior to joining Dell. An
engineering graduate from Memphis University, Thomas was also instrumental in
founding the Storage Networking Industry Association.
Micron Technology, Inc., is a global leader in advanced semiconductor systems.
Micron's broad portfolio of high-performance memory technologies—including
DRAM, NAND and NOR Flash—is the basis for solid state drives, modules,
multichip packages and other system solutions. Backed by more than 35 years of
technology leadership, Micron's memory solutions enable the world's most
innovative computing, consumer, enterprise storage, networking, mobile,
embedded and automotive applications. Micron's common stock is traded on the
NASDAQ under the MU symbol. To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc., visit
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