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Innodisk Delivering Uncrackable SSD Encryption
Internal AES-engine encrypts data going into device, data read directly from NAND flash will be scrambled and unintelligible.
2018.07.24 | Press Release
Micron Assigned Thirteen Patents
Arrays of memory cells, magnetic memory, forming memory arrays, data path integrity verification in memory devices, backup sequence using three transistor memory cell devices, storage with data randomizer in multiple operating modes, PCM cell, memory devices which include memory arrays, storage management, FeRAM-DRAM hybrid memory, enhancing nucleation in PCM cells
2018.07.24 | In Brief
Commercially-Developed SSD Optimized Up to 512GB for Data-at-Rest Protection in Office Environments by Mercury Systems
Rugged 2.5-inch, with Armor processor, designed to specs dictated by the CSfC program, FIPS 140-2 standards and Common Criteria Full Disk Encryption FDE-EE and FDE-AA cPP
2018.07.20 | Press Release
NGD Systems: Docker Containers Support for Computational Storage Devices
Catalina-2 storage devices natively support containers, enabling applications to run with near-data processing.
2018.07.20 | Press Release
Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 Deals for Storage, SSD and Flash Drives
List of top storage deals from SanDisk, Seagate, Samsung and more
2018.07.19 | In Brief
Samsung Producing Fifth-Generation V-NAND Memory Chips
256Gb V-NAND at 1.4Gb/s, 40% increase from 64-layer predecessor
2018.07.16 | Press Release
Seagate BarraCuda 6Gb SATA 2.5-Inch Up to 2TB SSD, Not Really Impressive
£75 (250GB), £110 (500GB), £230 (1TB), and £450 (2TB), up to 560MB/s and 90,000 IO/s
2018.07.13 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Silicon Oxide ReRAM 1Mb Array at 40nm Milestone From Israeli Weebit Nano
Conducted in CEA/Leti facilities in Grenoble, France
2018.07.13 | Press Release
We Run Out of Room for Data
Scientists want to store in DNA.
2018.07.13 | In Brief
Team Group Launches MicroSD Dash Card for Dashboard Cameras
From 8GB to 128GB, support temperature from -25°C to 85°C,
2018.07.13 | Press Release
R&D: Restoring Data in SSDs Damaged by Crushing and Falling
Using file carving technique
2018.07.12 | Press Release
Lite-On Assigned Patent
Control method for solid state storage
2018.07.10 | In Brief
United Microelectronics Corp. Won Preliminary Injunction Vs. Micron in China for DRAM and Flash – DRAMeXchange
Global memory market to see reshuffle
2018.07.06 | Press Release
Adata: SR2000SP U.2 PCIe and SR2000CP PCIe HHHL AIC 11TB SSDs
Up to 3,500MB/s sequential RW and 830,000 and 140,000 IOs random RW for SR2000SP, and up to 6,000MBs and 3,800MBs sequential RW and one million and 150,000 IO/s random RW
2018.07.06 | Press Release
SD Association: SD Express Memory Cards With PCIe and NVMe Interfaces
2TB to 128TB with SD Ultra Capacity card in future
2018.07.06 | Press Release
PCI-SIG and SD Association in Liaison for SD Express Memory Card
Card specs include SD legacy protocol interface and PCIe interface that delivers up to 985MB/s transfer rate, with backward compatibility with existing SD hosts.
2018.07.06 | Press Release
Biostar: M500 Up to 1TB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD
From $59 (128GB) to $269 (1TB), 1,700 and 1,100MB/s sequential R/W, up to 200,000/180,000 IO/s random R/W
2018.07.05 | Press Release
Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University Assigned Patent
SSD and user system
2018.07.05 | In Brief
Western Digital: SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.1 Up 256GB Flash Key in India
INR 7590 (256GB), up to 130MB/s read speed
2018.07.03 | Press Release
Silicon Motion Assigned Ten Patents
Storage device and flash memory voltage protection, storage device and data maintenance, storage device and voltage protection, flash memory storage and programming, reading data from storage unit of flash memory, programming storage unit of flash memory in multiple stages, scheduling read and write commands, executing data access commands and flash memory, memory controller
2018.07.03 | In Brief
NVMe Unleashing Performance of AFAs – DCIG
Embraced by HPE, NetApp, Pure Storage, Dell EMC, Kaminario and Tegile
2018.06.29 | Press Release
Samsung: 8TB NF1 NVMe SSD Based on Next-Gen NF1 Succeeding M.2 Form Factor
Footprint of 11x3.05cm, 3,100MB/s and 2,000MB/s sequential RW, 500,000 IO/s and 50,000 IO/s random RW
2018.06.29 | Press Release
Toshiba Memory RM5 12Gb SAS 7.68TB 2.5-Inch SSD
For SATA SSD replacement in servers
2018.06.29 | Press Release
Swissbit Adds 128MB M-120 Industrial-Grade Multimedia Card
Uses SLC NAND, available with industrial temperature grades between -40° and 85°C, supports MMC and SPI burst mode according to MMC card specification 3.31.
2018.06.29 | Press Release
AgigA Tech (Cypress) Assigned Patent
For voltage switching circuitry for dual-inline memory modules or DIMMs
2018.06.28 | Press Release
Netlist Assigned Four Patents
Non-volatile memory storage for multi-channel memory system, flash-DRAM hybrid memory, redundant backup using non-volatile memory, memory module and methods for handshaking with memory controller
2018.06.26 | In Brief
EpoStar Electronics Assigned Patent
Data writing and storage controller
2018.06.26 | In Brief
120 SSDs for Gaming Tested – TweakTown

2018.06.25 | In Brief
JetDrive 855/850 PCIe NVMe SSD Upgrade Kit for Mac From Transcend
240 and 480GB, up to 1,600MB/s and 1,300MB/s RW, Thunderbolt interface enclosure for JetDrive 855, and PCIe Gen3 x4 NVMe interface for JetDrive 850
2018.06.22 | Press Release
Toshiba Memory America: Availability of RC100 Series of NVM M.2 SSDs in North America
120, 240 and 480GB, fitting onto M.2 2242 (22x42mm) PCB
2018.06.21 | Press Release
Shannon Systems Assigned Patent
Power-failure protection and SSD
2018.06.21 | In Brief
PNY CS2080 M.2 NVMe and AIC NVMe SSDs
From 256GB to 2TB, up to 3,200MB/s and 3,000MB/s RW
2018.06.20 | Press Release
Ovonyx Memory Technology Assigned Patent
Resistive memory architectures with multiple memory cells per access device
2018.06.20 | In Brief
E3: Seagate Unveils 2TB External Game Drive for Xbox SSD
$600 (2TB), $300 (1TB), and $150 (500GB)
2018.06.19 | Press Release
Storbyte Solves Garbage Collection, Write-Cliff, Write Amplification, Over Provisioning Solid-State Storage Problem
Utilizing patented mathematics and algorithms inside ECO•FLASH drive
2018.06.15 | Press Release
Memblaze: PBlaze5 910/916 and 510/516 Series NVMe SSD
Up to 15.4TB with 64-layer enterprise 3D NAND
2018.06.15 | Press Release
Computex: Plextor SSD Toolbox NVMe Edition Software
Display of model and capacity information, health and temperature monitoring, S.M.A.R.T. instructions and secure erasing
2018.06.15 | Press Release
Winbond: Serial NAND Flash Memory With 1Gb Device for Automotive Applications
With maximum transfer rate of 83MB/s, to replace NOR flash memory
2018.06.15 | Press Release
Computex: Plextor Showcased M9Pe Extreme SSD With Marvell NVMe Switch
Up to 6,500/5,000Mb/s sequential R/W
2018.06.14 | Press Release
Marvell: 4-Channel 88SS1084 and 8-Channel 88SS1100 NVMe SSD Controller
Up to 3.6GB/s of bandwidth and 700,000 IO/s
2018.06.13 | Press Release
Nuvoton Technology Assigned Patent
Non-volatile memory
2018.06.13 | In Brief
Computex: PS5012-E12 PCIe Gen3x4 NVMe SSD Controller From Phison
3,400MB/s and over 3,000MB/s sequential RW, random 4K up to 600,000 IO/s RW
2018.06.12 | Press Release
2TB VaultDisk Removable SSD for Laptops From Digistor
Including Dell OptiPlex SFF tower models (3060/5060/7040/7050/7060/XE3) and Precision Workstation laptops (7510/7520, 7710/7720, and 3520/3530)
2018.06.12 | Press Release
DataLocker Sentry One German
USB-Stick mit Hardware-Verschlüsselung und zentraler Verwaltung (von 4 bis 128GB)
2018.06.12 | Press Release
ECOS Secure Boot Stick German
BSI-zugelassener Fernzugriff für VS-NfD
2018.06.11 | Press Release
Computex: Innodisk Showcases Industrial-Grade NVMe and 3D NAND Solutions
PCIe 3.0 NVMe drives in various form factors, including M.2, CFexpress, and server-ready OCuLinkDOM (Disk-on-Module)
2018.06.08 | Press Release
Computex: MemxPro Announces PCIe/NVMe SSDs, DRAM Modules and Cloud-Based Storage Device Management Service
PCIe B4J/B4L series, including PCIe Gen 3x4 M.2 2242 SSD, and DRAM DDR4-2666 modules align with JEDEC standard to achieve 2666 MHz
2018.06.08 | Press Release
Swissbit: USB 3.1 Flash Keys for Industrial Use
From 16 to 128GB for MLC version, from 8 to 64GB for pSLC configuration
2018.06.08 | Press Release
California Institute of Technology Assigned Patent
NAND flash reliability with rank modulation
2018.06.08 | In Brief
Cine GearExpo: DCP1000 and DCU1000 PCIe NVMe SSD Solutions From Kingston
1.6TB in 12 minutes real-time ingestion, 1.25TB in five minutes video transfer times, 3,700MB/s camera/sound data transfer speeds, for processing and editing of high resolution media workloads
2018.06.07 | Press Release
Fujitsu Planning Mass Production in 2019 for NRAM
Believing NRAM has potential to replace DRAM
2018.06.06 | Press Release
Cypress: Semper NOR Flash Memory Family for Automotive and Industrial Applications
Meeting ISO 26262 functional safety standard for building fail-safe embedded automotive systems
2018.06.05 | Press Release
SaneChips Technology Assigned Patent
Baseband data storage control method and device and storage medium
2018.06.05 | In Brief
Toshiba: Availability of XS700 Series of Portable USB 3.1 Gen 2 2.5-Inch SSDs
Initially at 240GB
2018.06.04 | Press Release
Essencore Launches Klevv NEO N600 M.2 120/240GB SSD
Up to 560/510 MB/s sequential R/W, with Acronis True Image software
2018.06.01 | Press Release
Apacer: AS2280P2 M.2 PCIe SSD
120, 240 and 480GB, 1,650/1,000 MB/s RW, up to 92,160 IO/s in random write
2018.06.01 | Press Release
Adata UV240 USB 2.0 Flash Keys
From 8 to 64GB
2018.06.01 | Press Release
NGD Systems Unveils Catalina-2 U.2 NVMe SSD at 16TB
2.5-inch, with In-situ processing capabilities
2018.05.31 | Press Release
Micron Shipping First Quad-Level Cell NAND SSD Up to 7.68TB
33% higher bit density than current TLC NAND
2018.05.30 | Press Release
Xitore Assigned Patent
Sequencing, shadowing, and queuing operations in non-volatile storage memory
2018.05.30 | In Brief
Micron and Intel Shipping First 4Bits/Cell 3D NAND With 1Tb Density Per Die
And progressing on 96-tier 3D NAND structure, with 50% increase in layers for Gb/mm2 areal density
2018.05.28 | Press Release
Toshiba Memory Corporation Building New 3D Flash Fab
At Kitakami, Iwate prefecture, Japan, to be completed in 2019
2018.05.28 | Press Release
Viking 8/16GB 2.5-Inch VT-PM8 and VT-PM16 Persistent Memory SSDs
Latency, data persistence and unlimited writes for enterprise storage
2018.05.24 | Press Release
Computex: Innodisk Tackles SSD Data Retention Challenges in High Temperature
iRetention technology with onboard sensor will monitor temperatures, which, along with P/E cycle number, are used to calculate how often to refresh data.
2018.05.23 | Press Release
EpoStar Electronics Assigned Two Patents
Decoding method, memory storage device and memory control circuit unit, data transmission method, memory storage device and memory control circuit unit
2018.05.23 | In Brief
Adata Industrial-Grade IM2P33F8 PCIe Gen3x4 and IM2S3168 6Gb SATA M.2 2280 SSD
From 128 to 512GB and up to 2,050/1,600MB/s RW for IM2P33F8, up to 1TB with up to 540MB/510MB/s RW for IM2S3168 SATA 6Gbps M.2 2280
2018.05.22 | Press Release
Crossbar ReRAM Technology for AI Available for Licensing
Test chip at Edge at Embedded Vision Summit
2018.05.21 | Press Release
Tidal Systems/Micron Assigned Patent
Data randomization for flash memory
2018.05.21 | In Brief
Microsoft Windows 10 April Update Doesn’t Play Nice With Toshiba SSDs
Being incompatible
2018.05.18 | In Brief
TDK Embedded SD ESRD4 Series, SSD ESS1B Series, and M.2 SSD Type 2280-D5-B-M SNS1B Series
Up to 32GB embedded SD ESRD4 SD card, from 32 to 64GB to ESS1B series SSD, products equipped with GBDriver series
2018.05.17 | Press Release
Smart Modular Shipping nvNITRO Accelerator Card Featuring MRAM Technology
Supports 1.5million IO/s and 6μs latency based on 4K random R/W.
2018.05.17 | Press Release
Demartek Report: Evaluation Performance Benefits of NVMe over FC
Up to 58% improvement in IO/s and, depending on tests, minimum of 11% to 34% lower latency with NVMe/FC as compared to traditional SCSI FCP running on same hardware
2018.05.17 | Press Release
Gigabyte UD PRO Series 2.5-Inch SATA SSDs With Built-In DDR3 RAM
256 and 512GB, up to 200TBW warranty
2018.05.16 | Press Release
IBM Banned Staff From Using Removable Portable Storage Devices
USB, SD card, flash drive
2018.05.15 | In Brief
Smart Modular Assigned Patent
Solid state storage system with latency management
2018.05.15 | In Brief
Qualification of Embedded SuperFlash Technology on 40nm CMOS Process for SST
More than 20% reduction in embedded flash cell size, and 20 to 30% reduction in macro area over 55nm process
2018.05.11 | Press Release
National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia Assigned Patent
Writing and erasing analog information in small memory units via voltage pulses
2018.05.11 | In Brief
OWC Envoy Pro EX 1TB Portable SSD With Thunderbolt 3 at $500
Pairing Thunderbolt 3 with M.2 (NVMe) SSD for transfer speeds up to 1,800MB/s
2018.05.09 | Press Release
R&D: Atomically Thin Magnetic Device Could Lead to New Memory Technologies
Used stacks of ultra-thin materials to exert control over flow of electrons based on direction of spins
2018.05.09 | Press Release
TRRUST-Stor Defense Small Secure SSD With Self-Destruct Capability in BGA Package From Mercury Systems
Up to 256GB, with Armor 6 processor, integrating certified cryptographic algorithms, encryption key purge, device sanitization and non-thermal self-destruct capabilities
2018.05.08 | Press Release
Samsung PRO Endurance microSDHC/microSDXC Cards
Starting at $90 (128GB), $45 (64GB) and $25 (32GB)
2018.05.08 | Press Release
CoreRise Jupiter SWS 425 512GB 2.5-inches 6Gb SATA SLC SSD for Industrial Applications
With hardware AES-256 encryption and power loss protection
2018.05.08 | Press Release
TeamGroup T-Force Delta RGB 2.5-Inch Internal SATA SSD
250, 500GB and 1TB with light color effect
2018.05.07 | Press Release
Samsung Launching 1TB 970 PRO and 2TB EVO M.2 SSDs
Starting at $330 and $120, up to 3,500MB/s and 2,700 MB/s sequential RW
2018.05.04 | Press Release
Toshiba U365 Up to 256GB USB 3.0 Retractable Flash Key
Up to 150MB/s read speed, with BiCS Flash stacked 3D flash memory
2018.05.04 | Press Release
Gigabyte Z370 Aorus Motherboards With Built-in 32GB Optane Memory
And support for Core i7+/i5+ architecture
2018.05.04 | Press Release
Strategic Alliance Between SNIA, DMTF and NVMe
To coordinate standards for managing SSDs
2018.05.02 | Press Release
Kanguru: Defender SSD300 FIPS 140-2 Certified, Encrypted USB 3.0 SSD
256GB, 480GB and 1TB
2018.04.27 | Press Release
Western Digital Offering 400GB microSD Card in India
INR 20,000
2018.04.27 | Press Release
UV500 2.5-Inch, M.2 2280 and mSATA SSD With Marvell Controller From Kingston Digital
120, 240, 480, 960 and 1,920GB to come, up to 520MB/s and 500MB/s RW
2018.04.25 | Press Release
R&D: From Octahedral Structure Motif to Sub-Nanosecond Phase Transitions in Phase Change Materials for Storage
Proposing new view on mechanism, based on octahedral structure motifs and vacancies
2018.04.24 | Press Release
NAB: Western Digital G-Technology G-DRIVE and G-SPEED Shuttle SSD Storage Systems
Series including G-DRIVE Mobile Pro, G-DRIVE Pro, and G-SPEED Shuttle SSDs, 2,800MB/s transfer rate
2018.04.20 | Press Release
Western Digital Purple microSD Card for Surveillance Systems
$19 (32GB), $32 (64GB), supports Speed Class 10 and UHS Speed Class 11
2018.04.20 | Press Release
SP/Silicon Power: Bolt B75 Portable SSD
120/240/480/960GB, type-C connection to provide competitive speeds (440 and 430MB/s respectively)
2018.04.20 | Press Release
Apacer: Industrial-Grade USB Keys With Security
Including EH322, EH353, and EH163-M (chip-on-board support) with USB 3.0 interface
2018.04.20 | Press Release
ProGrade Digital: V90 Line of SD Memory Cards
$100 (64GB), $190 (128GB), $380 (256GB), up to 250MB/s and 200MB/s sustained RW
2018.04.19 | Press Release
OWC: Up to 8TB for ThunderBlade External SSD
From $1,200 (1TB) to $5,000 (8TB)
2018.04.19 | Press Release
NAB: ProGrade Digital Demos CFexpress 1.0 Technology at 1TB
1,400MB/s and 1,000MB/s burst RW
2018.04.18 | Press Release
ISC-West: Micron 128 and 256GB Industrial Storage microSD Card Solutions
$59 (128GB) and $119 (256GB), two million hour MTTF, 64-layer 3D TLC NAND
2018.04.17 | Press Release
Crossbar Assigned Patent
Multi-bank non-volatile memory apparatus with high-speed bus
2018.04.13 | In Brief