Seagate and Intel hold road shows in India

DQW Bureau
New Update


In Delhi the road show would be held on November 25

Seagate is joining Intel on the road to help technology resellers create

powerful solutions for their customers in Asia. Thousands of solution providers

have been invited to the Intel Channel Conference (ICC), including members of

the Seagate Partner Program, to benefit from Intel's training program and

Seagate's new-technology showcase.

Seagate ICC presence will provide an update on Seagate's comprehensive hard

disc drive portfolio including products for the emerging whitebook market and

new Serial ATA (SATA) solutions with Native Command Queuing (NCQ). During the

ICC show, Seagate, along with Intel and others, will be offering starter kit

promo-tions-including Seagate 160GB SATA NCQ drives at special price points.


ICC is a targeted training road show specifically desi-gned to educate system

buil-ders on the latest products and technologies, and Intel pro-gram benefits.

According to the press release, Intel has been running ICC road shows across

the globe twice a year since 2000. Seagate will participate in over 70 of the

ICCs in Asia. In addi-tion to its presentation, Sea-gate will also showcase its

broad range of disc drives at its booth.

As per released schedule, In India the road shows would start from Bangalore

on Nov 17 and then would move to other cities including Pune (Nov 17), Chennai

(Nov 19), Indore(Nov 19), Ludhiana(Nov 22), Coa-chin(Nov 22), Mumbai(Nov 23),

Chandigarh(Nov 23), Hydra-bad(Nov 24), Ahmedabad (Nov25), Delhi (Nov 25)

Coim-botore (Nov 29), Surat (Nov 29), Lucknow(29), Hubli (Dec1), Nagpur (Dec

1)and Jaipur (Dec2).

"In the last few years, a myriad of new applications for hard drives has

evolved-from consumer electronics to new storage systems and each has its own

very specific requirements," said Teh Ban Seng, VP and MD, Sales and

Marketing, Asia, Seagate. "By participating in the ICC we will help system

builders, retailers, integrators and consultants achieve a com-petitive

advan-tage through in-depth know-ledge of new disc drive technologies like SATA

with NCQ. In addition, we want to show them how they can address the emerging

white-book segment with our pro-ducts, helping them deliver the most advanced

and reli-able storage solutions to their customers," he added.

CyberMedia News

New Delhi