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October 2011

Phoenix International to Speak at SNW Fall 2011 on Mission-Critical Storage for Military Ground and Air Surveillance

Orange, Califonia Oct. 6, 2011

Amos Deacon III to Deliver Presentation on: Survival of the Fittest, Deploying the Meanest, Toughest Storage for the Battlefield and Beyond ORANGE, Calif.

Phoenix International Systems, a manufacturer of rugged commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) data storage systems for military, aerospace, telecommunications, utilities and process control industries, today announced it will be showcasing its expertise in designing ultra-rugged storage systems for the military and aerospace industry at this year’s Fall 2011 Storage Networking World (SNW) conference, the world’s largest conference focused on managing information infrastructure.

This year’s conference takes place Oct. 10-13 at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. SNW brings together top information technology executives, leading product and service providers, and key industry influencers for more than 120 educational sessions and presentations covering today’s hottest IT topics — from cloud computing to energy efficient data centers to virtualization to storage.

On Monday, Oct. 10, Amos Deacon III, president of Phoenix International, will deliver a morning presentation titled, “Survival of the Fittest,” Deploying the Meanest, Toughest Storage for the Battlefield and Beyond. The company has more than 18 years of experience designing ruggedized COTS storage systems, and currently supports a number of high profile military aerospace and defense programs, including the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) and the Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) programs.Mr. Deacon’s presentation will cover key storage considerations and challenges in addressing the unique requirements of the military aerospace sector, and how, leveraging Commercial Off the Shelf components, the company is arming its military customers with rugged storage systems that are scalable, flexible, and fault-tolerant.

About Phoenix International

Phoenix International is an AS 9100/ISO 9001:2008 certified, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) manufacturer of Rugged COTS data storage products. Phoenix developed state of the art enabling technology provides users with mass storage products that ensure the highest performance storage and data network systems. These systems range in size and application from multi-terabyte Fibre Channel RAID, NAS and Storage Area Network (SAN) configurations to conduction cooled plug-in VME and VPX solid state (flash) storage modules.

Storage Networking World Conference Press Release 10-11