Western Digital is entering the hybrid hard drive market in style, with an ultraslim 2.5-inch SSHD designed for Ultrabooks and other anorexic devices.
Tiny SSD packs a huge amount of storage, but it's far from cheap.
Intel has rolled out a new SSD targeted at entry-level buyers interested in replacing their traditional hard drives with an optimized solid state drive.
Most techies automatically associate Monster Digital with high-end headphones or expensive cables for home theater and audio systems.
Marvell and SanDisk are collaborating on a new generation of microservers for enterprise cloud storage.
Kingston has rolled out a new SSD targeted at gamers and enthusiasts on a budget. The HyperX 3K - which uses MLC flash NAND - is a 2.5-inch form factor unit with a SATA 3.0 6 Gb/s interface.
Although shipments of SSDs for notebooks will be minuscule compared to HDDs over the next few years, the flash-based components are already shaving off market share from traditional hard drives.
A team of researchers from the University of California at San Diego have concluded that it is difficult to "securely" erase data stored on solid state drives (SSDs). For example, ATA and SCSI command set features for securely destroying data on SSDs were available on 8 of the 12 drives tested and only successful on 4.
Toshiba has introduced a new lineup of "blade" SSDs targeted at various mobile devices, including tablets, laptops, mini-mobiles and netbooks.
SanDisk has debuted a new category of embedded solid state drives (SSDs) that are smaller than a postage stamp.
Micron has launched a new lineup of SSDs that offers optimized steady-state IOPS at a rate of up to 44,000 reads and 16,000 writes.
SanDisk has upgraded its SSD lineup by doubling capacity and significantly boosting performance.
Hitachi-LG has debuted an optical-SSD (ODD/SSD) hybrid drive at Computex 2010.
Seagate has debuted a 2.5-inch laptop PC hard drive that combines SSD-like performance with the capacity and price points of traditional HDDs.
A team of Japanese engineers have developed a new generation of NAND flash memory whose drive voltage is as low as 1V.
Wicked! OCZ has introduced the Vertex 2 and Agility 2 SATA II 2.5" Solid State Drive (SSD) series.
Intel has introduced a high-performance, solid-state drive (SSD) priced at a fairly reasonable $125.
Interested in purchasing a Solid State Drive (SSD) but don't want to spend wads of cash? Well, the sub-100 dollar 32GB Onyx SATA II SSD may just be the drive for you.
Western Digital has begun shipping a new line of high performance, 2.5-inch solid state drives (SSDs).