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Laptop SSD, desktop SSD, and other implementations News
December 13, 2013
Violin Memory, Western Digital and Toshiba release flash products, including management software and a drive that combines flash and traditional disk.
September 26, 2013
Micron announced its Replay-Protection Monotonic Counter (RPMC) feature is now available for its serial NOR flash memory devices.
July 26, 2013
Storage hardware vendor Aberdeen releases new flash NAS; plus, NAND flash revenue is on the rise, according to a recent report from IHS iSuppli.
February 08, 2013
Hard disk drives maintain dominance, even as HDD market's revenue is expected to fall in 2013, according to market researcher iSuppli.
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EMC (@EMCflash) today announced some new, enhanced, renamed and a rebrand flash solid-state device (SSD) storage portfolio around theme of XtremIO....Continue Reading
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NetApp announced the other day a new all nand flash solid-state devices (SSD) storage system called the EF540 that is available now. The EF540 has...Continue Reading
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