Laptop SSD, desktop SSD, and other implementations News
June 01, 2017
Toshiba ships new client NVMe-based PCIe SSDs that support its latest 64-layer BiCS 3D NAND flash to improve performance and density and open the door to future price drops.
February 23, 2017
Flash shortage could slow price declines and constrain SSD supplies through the end of 2017 as manufacturers make difficult transition from 2D/Planar to 3D NAND technology.
August 12, 2015
SanDisk upgrades CloudSpeed Ultra SATA SSD, the highest performing SSD of its CloudSpeed family of drives for enterprises and cloud use.
December 18, 2014
Startup's FuzeDrive Server software device provides kernel-level tiering that promotes hot writes to flash and keeps it there until displaced by newer data.
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An NVDIMM (non-volatile dual in-line memory module) is hybrid computer memory that retains data during a service outage. Continue Reading
An mSATA SSD is a small-form-factor solid-state drive designed for portable devices such as laptops and tablets. Advantages include low power and vibration resistance. Continue Reading
A 3.5 solid-state drive (SSD) is a data storage device designed for the 3.5-inch hard disk drive (HDD) form factor. It fits into the drive slot as a same-sized HDD in a portable computer, enterprise server, or storage system. Continue Reading
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Now that Optane products are on the market, the future of fast memory for storage and processing looks bright. But will Optane match the claims Intel has been making? Continue Reading
As the price of flash SSD storage continues to fall, it becomes more attractive for object storage, which otherwise counts on big, slow and cheap HDDs. Continue Reading
Colm Keegan looks at why disk-to-disk backup solutions may offer poor performance for shops running flash for primary storage. Continue Reading
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In this answer, expert Brien Posey explains the benefits of using solid-state disks (SSDs) at the desktop level, and when the transition is a good idea. Continue Reading
Learn what value can be gained from combining SSD storage with virtual desktop infrastructures in this tip from Mark Peters. Continue Reading
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In this Expert Answer, Leah Schoeb of Evaluator Group discusses the top three mistakes people make when switching from HDD to SSD storage. Continue Reading
Leah Schoeb, partner with Evaluator Group, discusses the important considerations for selecting the right laptop SSD. Continue Reading
Independent storage expert Marc Staimer discusses how flash vendors cram more capacity onto smaller chips through the use of shrinking die sizes. Continue Reading