MEDIA ALERT—Milpitas, Calif.—September 16, 2014
SanDisk will officially open the doors to its newest research and development facility in Marlborough, Massachusetts with a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by company Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sanjay Mehrotra, along with the entire executive staff. They will be joined by Mayor Arthur G. Vigeant, as well as several other city and state officials, who have worked closely with the company to make this new facility a reality.
SanDisk's new Marlborough location provides approximately 60,000 square feet of new space, which includes 15,000 square feet of modern lab facilities and a new open workstation concept, which will encourage further collaboration and innovation around its enterprise, data center and hyperscale flash-based solutions. The company invested $14.5 million to lease and upgrade this new facility, which will not only help further its product innovation, but also contribute to the creation of new jobs in Marlborough.
Mehrotra will highlight how the energy, efficiency, scalability, and performance benefits of SSDs make it possible for businesses to address today's application demands, while moving closer to realizing the benefits of a flash-transformed data center.
|Who:||Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sanjay Mehrotra, SanDisk executive staff, Mayor Arthur G. Vigeant, and several other city and state officials|
|When:||Thursday, Sept. 18, 11:00 a.m. ET|
|Where:||200 Donald Lynch Boulevard
Marlborough, MA 01752
Additional information about the full range of SanDisk’s storage and software solutions is available at www.sandisk.com.
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