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NGD Systems Executive Team

Nader Salessi, CEO Founder, Chairman of the Board of NGD Systems

Nader Salessi

CEO, Founder, Chairman of the Board

Nader has spent his career leading Technology teams and driving company success for over 30 years. With history leading the STEC Engineering department and launch of the Enterprise SSD Market. More recently Nader led a team at Western Digital in their Enterprise SSD product platform. In 2013, he made the decision to launch his own company, NGD Systems, with his co-founders to develop an emerging solution to the SSD market, creating the world’s first Computational Storage device.

Vladimir Alves, CTO Founder, CO-Founder o NGD Systems

Vladimir Alves

CTO, Co-Founder

Vladimir Alves obtained his PhD degree in Microelectronics when the 500nm CMOS process was all the hype. Since then Vladimir worked in the academia, startups and multinational companies architecting and developing System on Chips. In the last 15 years he has been focusing on solid state storage technology and is now the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at NGD Systems helping create innovative technology that pushes the boundaries of storage and computation.

EVP, Co-Founder, Richard Mataya

Richard Mataya

EVP, Co-Founder

Richard is an OG storage nerd and has devoted his career to driving SSD product develop and leading technology teams. His pioneering work at Memtech included putting SSDs on the polar ice caps, deep undersea, and into outer space, with later leadership at STEC and Western Digital that included introducing the first SSDs to enterprise applications. He is currently Co-Founder and EVP of Product Development and Operations at NGD Systems, and his portfolio includes thousands of SSDs and 8 granted patents.

SVP Sales, Mike Yousef

Mike Yousef

SVP Sales

Mike is a champion of new technologies and has spent his career doing what others deemed impossible.  With storage experience in semiconductors, systems, and SSD’s. Mike has seen the complete storage value chain from multiple perspectives.  As a senior executive Mike has built and led worldwide teams in sales, marketing, business development, and technical disciplines for both Fortune 500 as well as startup companies.

VP Business Development, Eli Tiomkin

Eli Tiomkin

VP Business Development

Eli has spent his career developing and driving business and sales for over 20 years. He has experience with storage companies like M-Systems, STEC, StorOne, and Western Digital. He has been in Sales or Business Development at many companies that were at ground level and helped them all to successfuly growth.

VP of Marketing, Scott Shadley

Scott Shadley

VP of Marketing

Scott has spent over 20 years in the Semiconductor and storage space in MFG, Design and Marketing. His experience spans over 15 years at Micron and time at STEC. His efforts have help lead to products in the market with over $300M in revenue.

Investors

Technology Partners

Trenton SystemsTechnology Company, Microsoft CorporationA research and technology development company, creating a new era of memory for devices.A company delivering highly efficient innovations to address critical data infrastructure needs.Echo Streams Innovative Solutions, 64 Supercharged Cores For the Modern Data Centerarchitects the pervasive intelligence, multinational semiconductor and software design company, armchinese multinational technology, it designs, develops, manufactures, and sells personal computers, Lenovoleading provider of both OEM/ODM and COTS and server and storage solutions, expert in house design, manufacturing and validation capabilities, aicipcreach further, avnet, one of the worlds largest distributors of  quality electronic components and embedded solutionsExpress Manufacturing, Inc. , providing electronics manufacturing services since 1982, world class manufacturingprecision driven performance, greencircuits, quick turn qualityYour Source for Technology Solutions, Virtual Graffiti, Inc

Press Releases

Los Alamos National Laboratory Welcomes NGD Systems to the Efficient Mission Centric Computing Consortium

Los Alamos National Laboratory Welcomes NGD Systems to the Efficient Mission Centric Computing Consortium

Los Alamos National Laboratoryand NGD Systems are partnering through Los Alamos’ Efficient Mission Centric Computing Consortium (EMC3) to explore scalable computational storage offloads for ultrascale High Performance Computing (HPC) simulation environments.

NGD Systems Delivers Industry-First EDSFF NVMe SSD  Enabled with Computational Storage

NGD Systems Delivers Industry-First EDSFF NVMe SSD Enabled with Computational Storage

The latest addition to the Newport family of devices enables petabyte-scale for a variety of Edge Computing and 1U Scale-Out Storage Systems

Top 2019 Enterprise Storage Arrays Win Products of the Year

Top 2019 Enterprise Storage Arrays Win Products of the Year

Winners of the 2019 Products of the Year signal a shift from disk to flash storage arrays. Vast Data takes gold, NGD Systems wins silver and DataDirect Networks captures bronze.

Events

AIMS OF THE 2019 SUMMIT

AIMS OF THE 2019 SUMMIT

I think this conference is turning out to be great in the sense that the density of companies attending it is phenomenal. All of the top notch companies are here, not fully disclosing what they’re doing but at least you get their philosophy and you get some insight from the CEOs and CTOs.

Date

September 17 Tuesday - 18 Wednesday, 2019

Location

COMPUTER HISTORY MUSEUM, MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA

Organizer

AI Hardware Summit

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Applied AI Summit Austin

Applied AI Summit Austin

21 - 22 MAY 2020 Applied AI Summit AUSTIN

Date

May 21 Thursday - 22 Friday, 2020

Location

DoubleTree by Hilton Austin <br> 6505 N Interstate 35 Austin Texas 78752-4346<br> United States of America

Organizer

Hollie Jaques

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Applied AI Summit Seattle

Applied AI Summit Seattle

12 - 13 NOVEMBER 2020 Applied AI Summit SEATTLE

Date

November 12 Thursday - 13 Friday, 2020

Location

SEATTLE

Organizer

RE•WORK

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Edge Computing World

Edge Computing World

Date

December 9 Monday - 12 Thursday, 2019

Location

Computer History Museum, Silicon Valley

Organizer

Edge Computing World

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Flash Memory Summit 2020

Flash Memory Summit 2020

Flash Memory Summit 2020 October 20-22, 2020 Santa Clara Convention Center

Date

August 4 Tuesday - 6 Thursday, 2020

Location

Santa Clara Convention Center<br> Santa Clara, California 95054

Organizer

Flash Memory Summit

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We are searching for variety of talents to join NGD Systems

We are searching for variety of talents to join NGD Systems

Bring your talent and skills to NGD Systems and we'll help you take your career to greater heights. Join our team in California and enjoy an exciting work environment where you can be the best you.