SMART Global Holdings Announces Upcoming Investor Events

NEWARK, CA, August 16, 2018 — SMART Global Holdings, Inc. ("SMART") (NASDAQ: SGH), the parent company of SMART Modular Technologies, Inc., today announced that it will participate in the following investor event:

Event: Jefferies 2018 Semiconductor, Hardware and Communications Infrastructure Summit
Date: August 28, 2018
Time: One-on-One Investor Meetings Only (No Webcast Presentation)
Location: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Chicago, IL

Event: Deutsche Bank Technology Conference
Date: September 12, 2018
Time: One-on-One Investor Meetings Only (No Webcast Presentation)
Location: Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

About SMART Global Holdings
The SMART family of companies are global leaders in specialty memory, storage and hybrid solutions serving the electronics industry with standard and custom products for over 25 years. SMART delivers components, modules and solutions to a broad customer base, including OEMs in computing, networking, communications, storage, mobile and industrial markets. With the addition of Penguin Computing and the creation of a new business unit, SMART Specialty Compute & Storage Solutions (SCSS), SMART has expanded its serviceable markets into areas requiring specialized computing platforms in artificial intelligence and machine learning, advanced modeling and high performance computing. Customers rely on SMART as a strategic supplier with custom designs, product quality, technical support, a global footprint, and the ability to provide locally manufactured products in multiple geographies. See www.smartgh.com, www.smartm.com, www.smarth.com, www.smartsscs.com and www.penguincomputing.com for more information.

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Investor Contact:
Suzanne Schmidt
Investor Relations for SMART Global Holdings, Inc.
(510) 360-8596
ir@smartm.com