Memory Optimization Effective Tool to Improve Business Computing, Future-Proof Systems

Microsoft Tech·Ed, Orlando, FL and Fountain Valley, CA — June 9, 2008 — Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today highlighted the availability of its 8GB server memory DIMMs and 4GB notebook SO-DIMMs at the opening of the IT Professional segment of Microsoft’s Tech·Ed 2008, June 9-13, 2008. Memory serves as a powerful tool to help IT professionals optimize systems in the quest to improve computing efficiency while containing operating costs.

“Building system-specific memory is Kingston’s legacy and by continually striving to release higher capacity upgrade modules such as our 8GB server DIMMs and 4GB SO-DIMMs, we reinforce that commitment,” said Liesl Schwoebel, branded product memory marketing manager, Kingston®. “These higher capacity upgrade offerings are an ideal choice for IT professionals requiring reliable memory to power their IT infrastructures.”

Higher capacity modules enable better system performance and allow for memory headroom to address even greater future demands. The Kingston 8GB server modules, available as 16GB memory kits, are designed specifically for server environments while the 4GB SO-DIMMs provide unparalleled performance for notebooks able to take advantage of 64-bit computing operating systems such as Windows Vista®.

Following its sponsorship of the recent Microsoft Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 and Visual Studio 2008 “Heroes Happen Here” combined launch, Kingston continues its ongoing commitment to support Microsoft customers, stressing the key role of memory in delivering the many features and benefits of the new server offerings. Kingston’s new 16GB kits will enable customers to further increase memory capacity on their servers using Microsoft’s upcoming Hyper-V virtualization platform, thereby achieving greater server consolidations and virtualizations; and potentially improving return on investment.

Kingston is the server memory of choice for the Fortune 100. In its 20-plus years of design and manufacturing, Kingston has grown its operations to include the production of memory for branded OEM contract manufacturing; the development and patenting of testing processes; helping set JEDEC standards; and working with industry leaders Intel and AMD to realize next-generation technologies.

Backed by a lifetime warranty and free 24/7 technical support, Kingston server memory is also covered with the exclusive KingstonCare program, an additional layer of customer service that provides onsite spares, service reimbursement, cross-ship RMAs and all the tools necessary to minimize server downtime. For more information visit the Kingston Web site at: www.kingston.com.