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Learn from CXL technology experts at Flash Memory Summit (FMS) 2023

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The CXL Consortium is excited to participate in the upcoming Flash Memory Summit (FMS) 2023 event August 7-10 in Santa Clara, CA. CXL technology experts and Consortium members will be onsite sharing updates on CXL 3.0 – including the expanding device ecosystem and use cases – and insights into the future of CXL. Below is a list of CXL engagement opportunities available to FMS attendees:

FMS Day 0 Tutorial – August 7, from 8:30 am – 12:00 pm PT

CXL Consortium Technical Task Force members are hosting a pre-conference tutorial to review the key features of CXL 1.1, 2.0, and 3.0, including:

  • Protocol for memory expansion, pooling, and sharing,

  • Software and error reporting for CXL memory systems,

  • And CXL Fabric and Management.

FMS Presentation & Panels

  • Compute Express Link (CXL) 3.0: Enhancements to memory pooling and sharing

  • Date and time: Tuesday, August 8, from 8:30 – 9:35 AM PT

  • Speaker: Mahesh Wagh, CXL Consortium Technical Task Force Co-Chair and Senior Fellow and Server System Architect at AMD

  • Gain a deeper understanding of the features found in CXL 3.0 specification, explore memory pooling and sharing enhancements, and discuss future specification features.

  • Compute Express Link (CXL) Device Ecosystem and Usage Models – Panel Session

  • Date and time: Thursday, August 10, from 12:10 – 1:15 PM PT

  • Moderator: Kurtis Bowman, CXL Consortium Marketing Working Group Co-Chair and Director, Server System Performance at AMD

  • Panelists: Khurram Malik (Marvell), Timothy Pezarro (Microchip), Mark Orthodoxou (Rambus), and Kapil Sethi (Samsung)

  • Delve into the current and future of the CXL device ecosystem. Our panel of experts will discuss CXL-enabled usage models and how memory pooling and memory sharing deliver expanded capabilities.

  • Composable Memory Systems using CXL – OCP Joint Panel Session

  • Date and time: Thursday, August 10, from 9:45 – 10:45 am PT

  • Moderator: Manoj Wadekar, Hardware System Technologist at Meta

  • Panelists: Siamak Tavallaei (CXL Consortium), Anjaneya Chagam (Intel), Samir Rajadnya (Microsoft), Durgesh Srivastava (NVIDIA), Gerry Fan (Xconn)

  • Learn how CXL technology enables Composable Memory Systems, driving future AI/ML and TCO-optimized memory servers.

Additional Activities

  • Visit the CXL Consortium kiosk at SNIA’s “Open Standards Pavilion” located in booth #725 during the event to meet with CXL Consortium representatives, view CXL technology demo videos, and learn more about our mission, vision, and future.

  • Chat with Experts – August 8, from 7:30 – 9:30 PM PT

  • Meet with CXL Consortium representatives to learn more about CXL technology while enjoying some beer and pizza!

Don’t miss these opportunities to participate in CXL technology deep dives and learn directly from the experts behind the technology’s development by registering for FMS 2023 today.

Contact to schedule a meeting with CXL Consortium representatives.

View the event agenda for more information and make sure to follow the CXL Consortium on Twitter and LinkedIn to receive updates throughout the conference.