| Article Published April 22, 2011
SSD dominance shows no sign of abating as the aisles of Storage Networking World demonstrated earlier this month. With nearly half the vendors touting their latest flash products, we look at 10 to keep a close watch on.
Tags : Top 10, SSD, solid state drive, solid state disk, Storage
| Article Published April 04, 2011
SSDs may be expensive, but they're well worth their high price tag when you consider their advantages. Here are 10 Reasons why SSDs are better than mechanical disks.
Tags : SSD, solid state disk, disk, power and cooling, disk storage
| Article Published January 04, 2011
Intel's 310 Series solid state disk (SSD) drives have almost as much performance as the companys 2.5-inch X25-M SSDs, but in one-eighth the size.
Tags : Intel, SSD, solid state disk, 310 Series
| Article Published December 02, 2010
In part two of his look at solid state disk performance degradation, Jeff Layton puts an enterprise SSD through its paces to understand its performance characteristics before, during and after heavy use.
Tags : Intel, SSD, solid state disk, SSD Performance
| Article Published November 19, 2010
With the SSD market on the grow, vendors continue to vie for their share of the segment with new products.
Tags : SSD, SAS, fibre channel, solid state disk
| Article Published November 18, 2010
LSIs new WarpDrive SPL-300 plugs into a standard PCIe slot.
Tags : SSD, LSI, solid state disk, WarpDrive, SPL-300
| Article Published November 17, 2010
Hitachi Global Storage Technologies solid-state disk (SSD) drives are available with SAS or Fibre Channel interfaces.
Tags : Intel, SSD, solid state disk, Hitachi GST
| Article Published November 01, 2010
Henry Newman revisits the limitations of storage I/O and explains why the movement of data is at the mercy of the physical constraints within computers and storage hardware.
Tags : Flash, SSD, storage networking, solid state disk, Storage I/O
| Article Published October 29, 2010
The aim of the newly formed vendor group is top develop standards for PCIe-based solid state disks (SSDs).
Tags : SSD, solid state disk, PCIe SSDs, SSD Standards
| Article Published October 28, 2010
In part one of this two-part look at SSDs, Jeff Layton examines why SSD performance degrades over time and offers some potential solutions to the problem.
Tags : SSDs, solid state disk
| Article Published October 01, 2010
The latency of the Internet is greater than the latency of disk, so what's the point of Flash cache for Web devices?
Tags : Flash, cache, SSD, disk drives, solid state disk
| Article Published September 17, 2010
Solid state disk (SSD) development could easily stagnate at the 20-25nm mark without changes to todays materials and techniques for storing and retrieving data.
Tags : Flash, SSD, NAND, solid state disk, Lithography
| Article Published September 08, 2010
Company expects MLC technology will cut the price of SSDs in half.
Tags : SSD, solid state disk, Pliant, MLC, SLC
| Article Published September 01, 2010
The company claims its G4 update delivers 250,000 write input/output operations per second.
Tags : solid state disk
| Article Published August 13, 2010
Micron's 6Gbps SATA drives compete with SSD drives from Intel, Samsung and STEC. Meanwhile, Seagate is partnering with Samsung for enterprise-class SSD controllers.
Tags : Flash, SSD, solid state disk
| Article Published August 09, 2010
Recent quarterly earnings reports seem to indicate that the storage industry is on a slow rebound, driven in part by technology refreshes.
Tags : data storage, earnings, solid state disk
| Article Published August 06, 2010
The company will provide a multi-terabyte SSD (Solid State Drive) storage system for use by a Federal Government Agency.
Tags : SSD, solid state drive, Solid State Storage, storage system, solid state disk
| Article Published August 05, 2010
The company will discuss solid-state technology at two different sessions at the Flash Memory Summit in August.
Tags : solid state drive, flash memory, solid state disk, solid state
| Article Published August 03, 2010
The HLNAND SSD prototype is optimized for mass storage applications.
Tags : SSD, SATA, SSDs, solid state disk
| Article Published July 21, 2010
The company has expanded capacity by announcing the S-1000 which provides up to 10 TB of SSD capacity per shelf.
Tags : SSD, solid state drive, SSDs, solid state disk, storage capacity
| Article Published July 15, 2010
The kit enables migration from a traditional hard drive to a Crucial Real SSD C300.
Tags : SSD, solid state drive, solid state disk, solid state
| Article Published June 23, 2010
The ShuttleCraft Series SAS SSD is designed to meet the storage needs of the enterprise market.
Tags : solid state disk, Enterprise SSD
| Article Published June 02, 2010
Hitachi-LG Data Storage plans to use the Barefoot Solid State Drive (SSD) controller by Indilinx in its HyDrive.
Tags : SSD, Solid State Storage, solid state disk
| Article Published May 28, 2010
The company is leveraging the optimization of MaxIQ storage controllers to allows OCZ to maximize SSD performance.
Tags : SSD, enterprise storage, solid state disk, OCZ
| Article Published May 20, 2010
The company has expanded its MaxIQ Solid State Drive (SSD) caching product line.
Tags : SSD, storage management, PCIe, controller, solid state disk
| Article Published May 18, 2010
Enterprise-class SSDs are just in time to accommodate high throughput brought on by virtualization and the cloud.
Tags : SSD, storage network, RAID, solid state disk, throughput
| Article Published May 11, 2010
The company plans to offer a new series of Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) flash storage units.
Tags : SSD, Enterprise, storage system, solid state disk
| Article Published March 16, 2010
Founded in 2007, StorSpeed appears to have slowed on the funding front.
Tags : SSD, appliance, solid state disk, StorSpeed
| Article Published February 22, 2010
The new performance solid state drive is a limited edition of OCZ's Vertex line and comes in 100-GB and 200-GB capacities.
Tags : data storage, SSD, solid state disk, OCZ