sTec to Host Free Webinar on SSDs' Role in Oil and Gas Exploration, Present on Solid-State Storage in Geophysics at SEG International Exposition

sTec, Inc.

SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- sTec, Inc. (NASDAQ: STEC), a leading global provider of solid-state storage solutions, today announced it will share its expertise in solid-state drive (SSD) technology and SSDs' roll in oil and gas exploration during two upcoming events – a free webinar hosted by sTec, in conjunction with World Oil Magazine; and a presentation at the Society of Exploration Geophysicists' (SEG) annual convention in Houston, Texas. The webinar, Accelerate Exploration Data Access with Flash Storage, will be presented by sTec Vertical Industry Architect David Lin. Additionally, Lin will present Accelerating Seismic Processing: Using SSDs at GeoEnergy, alongside a representative from GeoEnergy, Inc., during a session at the SEG International Exposition, where sTec also will demonstrate its all-flash s3000 solid-state storage appliance's use in oil and gas geophysics applications.

What: sTec sharing its SSD expertise in oil and gas exploration through a conference presentation, webinar
Where, when: Webinar – online, Sept. 17, 2013, 8:00 a.m. PDT (click here to register)
Presentation – SEG International Exposition, George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas, Sept. 23, 2013, 1:30-2:00 p.m. CDT
SSD demonstration – Booth #3511, SEG International Exposition, Sept. 22-25, 2013

About sTec, Inc.

sTec, Inc. is a leading global provider of enterprise-class, solid-state storage solutions designed for the ever-growing performance, reliability and endurance requirements of today's advanced data centers. The industry's first company to deploy solid-state drives (SSDs) into large-scale enterprise environments, sTec offers the industry's widest range of solid-state storage solutions, which protect critical information for major business and government organizations worldwide. Headquartered in Santa Ana, California, sTec also serves the embedded and military/aerospace markets with SSDs for industrial and rugged environments. For more information, visit www.stec-inc.com.

sTec and the sTec logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of sTec, Inc. in the United States and certain other countries. All other trademarks or brand names referred to herein are the property of their respective owners.

Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties, including those statements concerning the role of SSDs in oil and gas exploration and the use of sTec's all-flash s3000 solid-state storage appliance in oil and gas geophysics applications. Such forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and involve inherent risks and uncertainties, including factors that could delay, divert or change any of them, and cause actual outcomes and results to differ materially from current expectations. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in forward-looking statements are detailed in filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, made from time to time by sTec, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K, its subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, and its subsequent Current Reports on Form 8-K, which are available on the Investor Relations section of sTec's website at www.stec-inc.com. The information contained in this press release is a statement of sTec's present intentions, beliefs or expectations. sTec may change its intentions, beliefs or expectations, at any time and without notice, based upon any changes in such factors, from sTec's assumptions and otherwise. Except as required by law, sTec undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring after the date thereof, or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

CONTACT: Jerry Steach Director, Public Relations sTec, Inc. (415) 222-9996 jsteach@stec-inc.com

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