The acquisition is designed to help SanDisk go deeper into selling flash memory to business customers.
Company, which counts Facebook as its biggest customer, focuses on data centralization and has gear that lets active data be relocated to the server where it's being processed.
Connecting flash memory to a computer's PCI system offers some speed advantages over hard drives and conventional flash-memory drives. Here's a look at the idea.
Fusion-io announces the IoDrive Duo, which the company claims is the fastest to date. It is targeted primarily at business applications such as database servers.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak will serve as chief scientist at the solid-state drive start-up.
The company says the service is designed for enterprise and government customers, and will allow for device management across the mobile platforms.
Fusion-io says it has achieved extremely high data transfer speeds on an HP server packing an array of solid-state drives.
More DemoFall launches: Jasper, Talari, Propel, Fusion-io, Qumranet, Phreesia, LogMeIn
As the use of flash memory for solid-state disk progresses, vendors who make SSD controllers are also worth watching. Fusion-io is one who just announced a major advance.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is joining Fusion-io as chief scientist. The company's chief technology officer provides some insight into what Woz can expect.