OTTAWA, Canada — Diablo Technologies™, a proven innovator in advanced memory system interface products, today announced it has joined the VMware Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program as an Elite level partner. Elite members of the TAP program collaborate with VMware to integrate and validate their products with VMware solutions to drive transformative business outcomes for customers. “We welcome Diablo Technologies as an Elite member of the VMware TAP program,” said Sanjay Katyal, vice president, Global Alliances & OEMs, VMware. “VMware and our Elite partners are driving the convergence of cloud infrastructure and virtualization for our customers, enabling greater efficiencies and reliability. Through the TAP program, companies like Diablo Technologies can extend the benefits of VMware cloud infrastructure to fuel transformation within customer environments.” Being an Elite member of the TAP program allows Diablo to provide certified drivers to our customers to be released with market availability of our Memory Channel Storage™,” said Riccardo Badalone, Diablo Technologies CEO. “VMware support is required for enterprise applications. Diablo is committed to strong support for VMware vSphere®, including future storage virtualization technologies The VMware Solution Exchange (VSX) is an online virtualization and cloud infrastructure marketplace that provides customers with a single point of entry to discover, evaluate and rate business solutions. Diablo Technologies product information, collateral and other assets are listed within the online VMware Solution Exchange at https://solutionexchange.vmware.com/store/companies/diablo-technologies-inc With thousands of members worldwide, the VMware TAP program includes best-of-breed technology partners with the shared commitment to bring the best expertise and business solutions for each unique customer environment. About Diablo Technologies Founded in 2003, Diablo is successfully delivering products that enhance the performance and capability of memory system designs. Diablo’s innovative Memory Channel Storage technology platform is leveraging the disruptive capability of NAND-flash and future Non-Volatile Memory technologies to enable increased levels of application performance supported by a new class of enterprise server and storage system designs. The Diablo executive management team, now developing its third family of memory interface solutions, has decades of experience in system architecture, chip-set design and software development at companies including Nortel Networks, AMD, SEGA, ATI, Matrox Graphics, Goal Semiconductor, BroadTel Communications, ENQ Semiconductor, IceFyre Semiconductor, Mosaid Technologies and Huawei.