Toshiba Corporation announced that the company has developed second generation 19 nanometer process technology that it will apply to mass production of 2-bit-per-cell 64 gigabit NAND memory chips later this month.
(28 days ago)
Flash memory storage density grow is continuing, although the rate of improvement is slowing. At the recent SanDisk analyst day they indicated that there were perhaps 3 more generations of flash memory products introduced before 3D flash memory was needed. They announced that they (and Toshiba) were moving from a 19X24 nm lithography node to a 19X19.5 nm node. This...
(19 days ago)
New PCIe flash memory cards from Violin Memory will allow for broad enterprise adoption, the company's CEO says. But the company is not the first to that market.
(3 months and 16 days ago)
The hard drive will soon be dead, at least for most uses in the enterprise, IBM is betting. The company is undertaking a major strategic initiative -- and US$1 billion in research -- to make flash the prominent form of storage in most organizations.IBM has launched a line of Flash-based storage systems, called FlashSystem, based on technologies IBM acquired when it purchased...
(2 months and 9 days ago)
SanDisk is one of the leading designers and manufacturers of NAND flash storage solutions. NAND products are re-writeable, non-volatile semiconductor memory devices that retain content even when the power is turned off. NAND is ideal for mass-storage devices due to its fast erase and write times, high density, and low cost per bit relative to other solid-state memory....
(13 days ago)
SanDisk has seen its shares jump over 30% this year and is currently hovering near its all-time high, in tandem with other storage companies and the S&P Index. The huge move in the company’s stock can be attributed to continued demand for flash storage products, particularly flash memory cards and solid state drives. Further, the average selling prices per gigabyte for...
(2 months and 5 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Toshiba to Strengthen Line-up of Vector Engine Embedded Microcontrollers Expanding energy efficient product line of motor control microcontrollers TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it will start to develop a new product line of embedded microcontrollers including an advanced motor control co-processor,...
(2 months and 9 days ago)
At this late date I continue to hear from investors who still believe that Toshiba actually cut its NAND flash production in July. This post should settle that matter once and for all.
(1 month and 4 days ago)
Filed under: Investing Seagate Delivers on Solid State Strategy: Unveils Complete SSD Product Line Company Unveils First Client SSD, Next-Generation Enterprise SSDs, and PCIe Accelerator Card CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Seagate Technology plc (NAS: STX) , a worldwide leader in storage solutions, today announced its new portfolio of flash-memory solutions. The...
(1 month and 11 days ago)
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp forecast a 34 percent jump in operating profit for this fiscal year, boosted by strong gains in its flash memory chip division as well as steady growth in its social infrastructure business.
(1 month and 10 days ago)
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