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CRUCIAL TECHNOLOGY EXPANDS OPERATIONS TO UNITED
Meridian, ID, USA, March 29, 1999 -- Crucial Technology, a division of Micron
and the only factory-direct memory upgrade supplier, today launched its direct memory
upgrade business in the United Kingdom. Crucial Technology expanded its operations to give
computer users in the UK the ability to buy the same high-quality memory the company
supplies to the largest computer manufacturers in the world. Customers can order by
Freephone at 0800 013 0330 or by visiting the company's award-winning Web site at www.crucial.com/uk.
As a division of one of the largest DRAM manufacturers in the world, Crucial offers
customers a tremendous advantage. Because the company is a major memory supplier to all of
the top computer system manufacturers, customers are assured of receiving high-quality,
compatible memory upgrades for their systems. Customers can use Crucial's on-line Memory
Selector to quickly and accurately locate the exact memory upgrade compatible with their
particular system. Customers can then order easily and safely through Crucial's secure Web
site or via Freephone at 0800 013 0330.
"Customers in the UK demand the high level of service and support for which
Crucial is known," says Scott Schoenherr, General Manager of Crucial Technology.
"We are very excited to provide the UK with high-quality Micron memory at
Micron's precision manufacturing and design expertise allows Crucial to guarantee
100-percent compatibility on over 20,000 memory upgrades for more than 6,500 desktops,
notebooks, servers, and printers, for more than 100 system manufacturers. Crucial
Technology is a division of Micron Semiconductor Products, Inc., which is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Micron Technology, Inc. Crucial Technology sells memory upgrade modules
factory direct from Micron Technology, Inc.
Micron Technology, Inc., and its subsidiaries manufacture and market DRAMs, SRAMs,
Flash, other semiconductor components, memory modules, graphics accelerators, personal
computer systems, and radio frequency identification (RFID) products. Micron's common
stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the symbol MU. To learn more
about Micron Technology, Inc., visit its Web site at www.micron.com.