SMART Modular Technologies to Present at the Thomas Weisel Partners Technology and Telecom Conference

FREMONT, CA, Jan 27, 2009—SMART Modular Technologies (WWH), Inc. (SMART) (NASDAQ: SMOD), a leading independent manufacturer of memory modules, solid state drives, embedded computing subsystems, and TFT-LCD display products, today announced that Barry Zwarenstein, SVP and CFO, will present at the following conference:

Event: Thomas Weisel Partners Technology and Telecom Conference
Date: February 10, 2009
Time: 2:05 p.m., Pacific Time, or 5:05 p.m., Eastern Time
Location: The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, CA

A live and recorded audiocast of SMART's presentation will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.smartm.com. The recorded audiocast will be archived and available for approximately two weeks.

About SMART
SMART is a leading independent designer, manufacturer and supplier of electronic subsystems to original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs. SMART offers more than 500 standard and custom products to OEMs engaged in the computer, industrial, networking, gaming, telecommunications, and embedded application markets. Taking innovations from the design stage through manufacturing and delivery, SMART has developed a comprehensive memory product line that includes DRAM, SRAM, and Flash memory in various form factors. Through its subsidiary, Adtron Corporation, SMART offers high performance, high capacity solid state drives for enterprise, defense/aerospace, industrial automation, medical, and transportation markets. Its Embedded Products Division develops embedded computing subsystems, backed by design and manufacturing, for markets supporting test equipment, 3G infrastructure, and network processing applications. SMART's Display Products Group designs, manufactures, and sells thin film transistors (TFT) liquid crystal display (LCD) solutions to customers developing casino gaming systems as well as embedded applications such as kiosk, ATM, point-of-service, and industrial control systems. SMART's presence in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and Latin America enables it to provide its customers with proven expertise in international logistics, asset management, and supply-chain management worldwide. See www.smartm.com for more information.

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For more information
Investor Contact:
Suzanne Craig
The Blueshirt Group for SMART Modular Technologies
415-217-4962
suzanne@blueshirtgroup.com