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Solarflare CEO to Make Music at NASDAQ's Entrepreneurial Summer Concert Series

Venture Capitalist Community Comes Together to Perform Live Music

IRVINE, CA—June 8, 2016—Solarflare, the leader in application-intelligent networking solutions, announced today that its CEO Russell Stern will make a special appearance during the Entrepreneurial Summer Concert Series, presented by NASDAQ Private Market. He will be playing guitar with NASDAQ's own "No Latency eXperience" (NLX). The series, which started in June, will showcase four nights of live music featuring local bands made up of serial entrepreneurs, VC's and other people working in the startup ecosystem. The concerts are free and open to the public and include food trucks, music, networking and fun giveaways.

"Everyone in the Silicon Valley community is encouraged to join us for some great music," said Russell Stern, CEO, Solarflare. "I am delighted to be able to participate in this year's series with NLX. It's not often that entrepreneurs get to come together to perform live music."

The line-up for the summer is:
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, June 10, Coverflow and NLX (Nasdaq's in-house band)
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, June 24, Showbiz Kidz and Wobbly World
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, July 15, A Capella Night featuring groups from Facebook, Twitter, Airbnb, Pinterest, Square and a group of local IP attorney's (Off the Record)

"NASDAQ Private Market is thrilled to be back for a second season, bringing the region's startup companies together to share their music and perform for their colleagues," said Carine Schneider, President, Equity Solutions at NASDAQ Private Market.

For more information about the music line-up and concert dates, please visit: In addition to NASDAQ Private Market, sponsors include: Menlo College, CDW, Cisco, Dimension Data, Solarflare, Persimmon Marketing, Pacific Yachting and Sailing, Fourth and Heart, Business Rockstars, Clayton Design, and M. Kathleen Kelly. RSVP on the website to automatically be entered to win prizes.

About Solarflare

Solarflare is the leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O solutions that accelerate, monitor and secure network data. With over 1,500 customers worldwide, the company's solutions are widely used in scale-out server environments such as electronic trading, high performance computing, content delivery, cloud, virtualization and big data. Solarflare's products are available from leading distributors and value-added resellers, as well as from Dell, HP, IBM and Lenovo. Solarflare is headquartered in Irvine, California, and operates R&D facilities in Cambridge, UK, New Delhi, India and San Diego, USA.

About NASDAQ Private Market:

The NASDAQ Private Market, LLC is the premier equity services provider to private companies. Our end-to-end solution enables private companies to digitize, integrate, and control all of their equity-related functions, including cap table management, shareholder liquidity, investor relations, and capital raising.

The information contained herein is provided for informational and educational purposes only. None of the information provided is an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities, or to provide any legal, tax, investment or financial advice.

The NASDAQ Private Market, LLC is not: (a) a registered exchange under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; (b) a registered investment adviser under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940; or (c) a financial or tax planner, and does not offer legal advice to any user of the NASDAQ Private Market website.

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