Archive for «July, 2018»

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
VadaTech NVMe HBA AMC Modules With Dual/Quad M.2 SSDs
Available in air-cooled (MTCA.0 and MTCA.1) and rugged conduction-cooled versions (MTCA.2 or MTCA.3).
2018.06.07 | 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
SSD Shipments Up 7%, Exabytes Shipped Rose 14% From 4Q17 to 1Q18 – Trendfocus
Samsung largely top leader in both categories as usual
2018.05.29 | Press Release
Apple Assigned Seven Patents
Recovery from cross-temperature read failures by programming neighbor word lines, in-circuit security and controlling access to and use of sensitive data, media delivery service protocol, content protection based on combination of user PIN and device specific identifier, SSD, related features of portable computer, network media device, stateless technique for distributing data uploads
2018.05.17 | In Brief
Color Identifiable VaultDisk Removable Solid State SATA Drives From Digistor
256, 512GB, 1 and 2TB for Dell workstation and laptops
2018.03.23 | Press Release
HDD vs. SSD – Backblaze (Part One)
HDDs will continue to be primary drives of choice for foreseeable future.
2018.03.22 | Press Release
WW Record Capacity for SSD: 100TB, by Nimbus Data
3.5-inch, 3D NAND, up to 100,000 IO/s and 500MB/s throughput
2018.03.20 | Press Release | [with our comments]
SSD Price Drop Will Drive Adoption Rate of Flash Disks in Notebooks to 50% in 2018 – DRAMeXchange
SSD suppliers will continue to expand capacity of 64/72-layer 3D in 2Q18.
2018.03.19 | Press Release
2.5-Inch 960GB CS900 Internal SATA SSD From PNY
Up to 535MB/s and 515MB/s RW speeds
2018.03.15 | Press Release
164 Million SSD Units Shipped in 2017, Up 11% From 2016 – Trendfocus
Annual exabyte growth was 21%.
2018.03.09 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Interesting Dynamics in Cloud Demand for HDDs and SSDs in Asia – Trendfocus
Report analysts after their trip.
2018.03.08 | Press Release
1.8-Inch SSD Still Viable in Industrial Embedded Space? – Virtium
"In embedded, IIoT and M2M applications for some time to come"
2018.02.13 | Press Release
Amfeltec AngelShark Internal M.2 PCIe SSD Carrier Card
For Apple Mac Pro
2018.02.06 | Press Release
Cactus 250SH: Industrielle 2,5-Zoll-SSD mit einer Speicherkapazität von 8TB German
2bit/cell, 6Gb SATA
2018.01.23 | Press Release
Alson Technology Assigned Patent
2018.01.08 | In Brief
Revenue of SSDs at $33.6 Billion in 2021, 14.8% CAGR From 2016 – IDC
With transition to 3D NAND flash
2017.12.28 | Press Release
Storage in New iMac Pro
$4,999 with 1TB, $9,559 with 2TB and $11,599 with 4TB SSD
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.12.19 | News
Lite-On and Tsinghua Unigroup Teams
To develop China market for storage products such SSDs
2017.12.14 | In Brief
52% of Respondents Consider Movement of Large Data Between Storage Systems, Storage Devices and Servers Significant Problem – NGD Systems/G2M Research
Need for 'intelligence storage'
2017.12.13 | Press Release
All SSD Segments Decline but Enterprise PCIe in 3Q17 – Trendfocus
NAND bits shipped grew 12% sequentially.
2017.11.17 | Press Release
IBM Power Systems With Disk Options
3.72TB 2.5-inch SAS SSDs, 300GB and 600GB 15,000rpm HDDs
2017.10.17 | Press Release
WW SSD Market to Increase by CAGR of 14.4% Through 2022 – BCC Research
To reach $52.5 billion from $26.8 billion in 2017
2017.10.10 | Press Release
WW HDD Market Declining to 395 Million Units Shipped in 2017 – Statista
SSDs to increase to 190 million that same year
2017.10.10 | Press Release
Price Evolution of SSDs and HDDs Over Last 18 Months – PCPartPicker
For SSDs from 64GB to 2TB, HDDs from 1TB to 6TB
2017.09.07 | Press Release
IBM DS8880F Family Supports 3.8TB 2.5-Inch SSDs
For three all-flash models
2017.08.28 | Press Release
SSD Shipments Top 42 Million in 2Q17, NAND Output Up 6% Q/Q to 41EB
Top four makers in units: Samsung (35%), WDC (18%), Intel (9%), Toshiba (8%)
2017.08.22 | Press Release
Swarm64, Emerging Player From Germany
Embedded storage and computing to boost database performance
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.08.02 | News
Ten Coolest Flash Storage And SSD Products Of 2017 – CRN
So far
2017.07.27 | In Brief
Exclusive Interview With Zivan Ori, CEO and Founder, E8 Storage
Rackscale approach for demanding applications
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.07.21 | News
Viking Technology Claims to Ship 6Gb SAS 50TB SSD
"It's industry's highest capacity drive," company said.
2017.07.17 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Traditional PC Market in 2Q17 Fares Slightly Better Than Expectations as Component Shortage Pressures Ease – IDC
Such as SSD
2017.07.17 | Press Release
What Happens to Twelve Companies Visited by 23th IT Press Tour in California
Innovative firms in IT infrastructure
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.07.14 | News
DataLocker DL3 4TB SSD German
Hardwareverschlüsselte USB-Festplatten, ab 2.799€
2017.07.06 | Press Release
Start-Up ScaleFlux in Computational Storage Subsystem
Innovative approach with embedded compute on storage board
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.06.19 | News
Security Flaw Found in SSD
HDDs do have strengths after all
2017.05.24 | In Brief
5% Quartely Decline of HDD and SSD Market in Q17 – Trendfocus
But rise 19% Y/Y.
2017.05.18 | Press Release
Toshiba Memory Unit Sale Implications For HDD
By Forbes
2017.04.06 | In Brief
Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X With Memory Drive Technology
375GB, displacing portion of DRAM or increasing size of memory pools
2017.03.20 | Press Release
Toshiba Fastest Growing HDD and SSD Vendor in 2016
But not leader in total number of units
2017.03.14 | Press Release
45 Million SSDs Shipped Wordwide in 4Q16, Up 18% From 3Q16 – Trendfocus
Despite tight NAND supply
2017.03.03 | Press Release
Sequential Increases in Contract Prices of SSDs Will Come to 10~15% in 1Q17 – DRAMeXchange
5~10% expected in 2Q17
2017.03.01 | Press Release
Record of 24TB for Catalina PCIe SSD From Start-Up NGD Systems Just Out of Stealth Mode
With NVMe and 3D TLC NAND
2017.02.23 | Press Release | [with our comments]
FlashGrid Brings Together Public IaaS Cloud, Database High Availability and Performance
Impressive DB results with 55GB/s and 6.4 million IO/s running in public cloud infrastructure
2017.02.23 | Press Release | [with our comments]
John Hayes Entrepreneur In Residence, Sutter Hill Ventures
Co-founder of Pure Storage where he was during 8 years
by Philippe Nicolas | 2017.02.20 | News
Specs of Intel Optane SSD
375GB, sequential R/W up to 2,400/2,000MB/s
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2017.02.14 | News
Condusiv: Performance for Windows PCs and Physical Servers and Extended Life of SSDs With SSDkeeper
Available in professional and server editions at $70
2017.02.09 | Press Release
Partnership Between Open-E and WildFire Storage for SAN and NAS Solution Using SSDs
Available as software only or complete servers
2017.01.12 | Press Release
Battle Between SSD and HDD Is Over – Yahoo!Tech
And winner is clear
2017.01.09 | In Brief
Ten Coolest Flash Storage and SSD Products of 2016 – CRN
Performance itself ceased to be key differentiator in all-flash storage market.
2017.01.06 | In Brief
SSDs Now Larger Than HDDs
Impact for your data
2016.12.23 | In Brief
Joint Venture Between Seagate and SK Hynix
To develop enterprise SSDs
2016.12.14 | In Brief
SSD Prices to Register Largest Sequential Increase for 3Q16 – DRAMeXchange
And will keep climbing in 1Q17.
2016.12.08 | Press Release
Micron Said to Have 6Gb SATA SSD With “Industry-Leading 8TB Capacity”
Model 5100 Series Enterprise built on 3D NAND
2016.12.07 | Press Release | [with our comments]
Captive SSDs Move Across Apple’s Product Line Up – Trendfocus
With custom controller coming from acquired company Anobit
2016.12.06 | Press Release
Industrial Grade 2.5″ SATA SSD mit bis zu 2TB Kapazität von euric German
PHANES-HR Serie im 7mm Metallgehäuse und erweitertem Temperaturbereich
2016.10.26 | Press Release
Adata XPG SX8000 PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 2280 Gaming SSD
With 3D MLC NAND, 128GB to 1TB, 2.4GB/s read and 1GB/s write
2016.10.04 | Press Release
SSD Market to Rise at CAGR of 41% Between 2015 and 2022 – Transparency Market Research
Reaching $229 billion by end of 2022
2016.09.26 | Press Release
Huawei OceanStor Dorado V3 All-Flash System
4 million IO/s, 500µs steady delay
2016.09.12 | Press Release
At 34 Million, SSDs Outpace Forecast in 2Q16 – Trendfocus
Equivalent to one-third of HDDs shipped for same period
2016.08.31 | Press Release | [with our comments]
… TS-831X NAS With Eight 6Gb SATA Ports to Accommodate SSDs and 10GbE …
Read speed at 1,499MB/s and write atf 665MB/s
2016.08.26 | Press Release
Kazan Networks Said to Have Created First Native NVMe Over Fabrics SSD
2.5-inch, with Xilinx FPGA
2016.08.12 | Press Release
R&D: Performance and Reliability Concern Scheme for Efficient Garbage Collection and Wear Leveling on SSD
Proposed scheme provides sufficient performance and reliability for SSD.
2016.07.29 | Press Release
Adata: Premier SP550 M.2 2280 6Gb SATA SSD
Up to 480GB, R/W speeds at 560/510MB/s, in simulated SLC mode
2016.06.27 | Press Release
Outscale BSU Enterprise: Stockage SSD en Mode Bloc avec NetApp French
Pour optimiser l'utilisation de bases de données ou de projets de big data dans une infrastructure cloud
2016.06.02 | Press Release
HDD Vs. SSD – Kroll Ontrack
Which lasts longer?
2016.05.23 | Press Release
Unstoppable SSD Growth – Trendfocus
30.8 million units shipped in 1Q16, increasing in nearly every category
2016.05.17 | Press Release | [with our comments]
SSD Options for IBM Power Systems
2.5-inch 1.9TB and eMLC4 1.8-inch 775GB
2016.04.21 | Press Release
Why Dramatic Weakening of Performance Enterprise HDD Demand – Trendfocus
Not only direct result of SSD penetration
2016.04.18 | Press Release
Toshiba Q300 Pro/Q300 2.5-Inch/7mm SSDs Based on 15nm Flash Memory
Up to 1,024GB
2016.04.13 | Press Release
SSD Market to Reach $229 Billion by 2022 – Transparency Market Research
41% CAGR from 2015, propelled by rising demand in mobiles
2016.04.12 | Press Release
China’s Longsys With New Line of PCIe SSDs
"At same cost as SATA SSD"
2016.04.12 | Press Release
Externes USB 3.0 512GB SSD von MediaRange German

2016.04.08 | Press Release
Akitio Provides Thunderbolt 2/3 Storage With SanDisk 1TB SSDs
$969 with two 1TB flash disks
2016.04.07 | Press Release
Swissbit 6Gb SATA X-60m2 Series M.2 SSDs From 30GB to 480GB
For industrial, netcom and automotive applications
2016.04.05 | Press Release
EditShare Accelerates Collaboration With XStream EFS SSD Storage Solution
High bandwidth, SSD shared storage meets demands of 4K/UHD, VFX, DI and finishing environments
2016.04.04 | Press Release
Toshiba and Pure Storage Deepen Relationship
On SSDs for all-flash arrays
2016.03.21 | Press Release
Seagate SSD With 6.7GB/s of Sustained Throughput
NVMe PCI-E 16x drive
2016.03.15 | Press Release
India SSD Market to reach $128 Million by 2022 – 6Wresearch
64GB-120GB devices mostly shipped in 2015
2016.03.14 | Press Release
New SSD Option for IBM Storwize V7000 and SVC
3.2TB 12Gb SAS 2.5-inch device
2016.03.14 | Press Release
MLC and TLC SSDs Respectively Suffered Price Declines of 10~12% and 7~12% – DRAMeXchange
Adoption in notebooks to exceed 30% this year
2016.03.10 | Press Release
Samsung Portable USB 3.1 SSD T3 Available for Purchase
From 250GB ($130) to 2TB ($850)
2016.03.08 | Press Release
MemxPro Presents 6Gb SATA MLC M.2 Module Series
16GB to 128GB for single-sided, 32GB to 256GB for double-sided module
2016.03.04 | Press Release
Large-Scale Study of SSD Reliability – Carnegie Mellon University, Facebook
Failure rates do not increase monotonically with flash chip wear.
2016.02.29 | Press Release
Zotac in PCIe SSD
480GB, with 512MB DDR3 of cache, Phison controller, Toshiba MLC
2016.02.29 | Press Release
2015 SSD Market Rose Yearly 26% in Units, 59% in Capacity – Trenfocus
Samsung largely leader, in front of SanDisk, Kingston, and Intel
2016.02.22 | Press Release
What’s Doing Sony in SSD?
Nothing interesting
by Jean Jacques Maleval | 2016.02.16 | News
Foremay Ships Full Disk Encryption SED SSD With Crypto Erase
Can instantaneously render all data scrambled, scattered and useless.
2016.02.05 | Press Release
SDD CS1311 et CS2211 Series pour PC chez PNY French
De €50 (120Go) à €300 (960Go) pour le CS1311 SDD
2016.02.05 | Press Release
Xitore Out of Stealth Mode
Launching 4TB SSD with 25.6GB/s, 4 million IO/s, 2μs latency in DRAM DIMM form factor
2016.02.03 | Press Release
OWC Mercury Electra MAX 6G: 2TB 7mm 2.5-Inch 6Gb SATA SSD
$700 street pricing
2016.01.29 | Press Release
Virtium Extends High-Endurance Line of SSDs
With StorFly XE Class, 30GB to 480GB, industrial-grade MLC
2016.01.21 | Press Release
eRacks Introduces Flash-Based Large Volume SSD Storage Servers
For 10 hotswap 2.5-inch SSDs up to 2TB
2016.01.15 | Press Release
OWC With 1TB Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD
2.5-inch, $429
2016.01.12 | Press Release
Plextor Adds Four-Lane PCIe NVMe M.2 M8Pe SSD
And M7V series SATA SSD with TLC
2016.01.11 | Press Release
Mushkin ECO3 SSD at 240GB and 480GB
Powered by Silicon Motion SM2256 controller, 2.5 inch 7mm
2016.01.11 | Press Release
Lite-On J8: SSD for IoT
M.2, 6Gb SATA, especially for automotive industry
2016.01.11 | Press Release
LaCie Chromé Desktop Storage: External SSD With USB-C
$1,100 With 1TB using two SSDs in RAID-0
2016.01.11 | Press Release
Mince Disque Arrow Type C avec USB 3.1 chez Storeva pour MacBook 12 pouces French
129€ avec un disque dur de 1To
2016.01.05 | Press Release
2016 Trends and Driving Forces in HDD and SSD
By Toshiba, involved in both products
2015.12.24 | Press Release