BiTMICRO a Finalist for 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America

Red Herring lists BiTMICRO for innovative technology

FREMONT, California, USA - May 30, 2013 - BiTMICRO today announced that it has been selected as a Finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award.

Red Herring, a global media company that aims to discover and unite the world's top technology innovators both online and through major global events, produces a yearly list which honors emerging private companies and their industry-changing ventures. Red Herring reviews over a thousand company profiles worldwide, and BiTMICRO has been chosen as a North American finalist.

Qualifying for the Top 100 requires going through a rigorous process where companies have to meet 20 criteria for selection. Some of these include IP in the solution created through internal R&D, disruptiveness of the solution in its respective markets, technological advantage, international footprint and team quality & experience. BiTMICRO's pioneering efforts in solid state storage for the military and industrial markets and its recent entry into the enterprise were recognized and considered by the Red Herring editorial team.

"One of our goals as a company is to create disruptive change in our industry. We've done that for years in the military and industrial sectors, and now have been disruptive to the enterprise market with our maxIO product line. We're happy that our desire to change the way storage works has been recognized by Red Herring, which echoes the same change we want when it comes to technology," said Zophar Sante, VP of Worldwide Marketing and Sales.

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BiTMICRO®, a privately-held California corporation with a multinational presence and over 270 employees worldwide, was founded in 1995 and is a leading developer and manufacturer of flash-based SSD (solid state drive) technology, products and solutions. BiTMICRO uniquely uses its own patented technology and has been shipping SSDs for over 10 years. BiTMICRO products are reliable, durable, low energy and space efficient. BiTMICRO is best known for delivering the extreme performance and data integrity required for all enterprise, industrial and military environments. Today, BiTMICRO products are available as SSD products or as embedded technology. BiTMICRO is headquartered in Fremont, CA, USA and has subsidiaries in the Philippines and India.

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