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Intel, Micron develop flash chips for USB drives

The NAND flash memory, capable of 3 bits per cell, is based on 34-nanometer technology. The chips will be limited initially to flash drives.

By August 11, 2009

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Smartphones moving to fancier flash drives

Better flash memory for smartphones will be comparable to the solid-state drives found in laptops today, according to Micron Technology.

By August 19, 2009

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Windows 7 will give boost to PC hardware

Improvements in the operating system will include how Windows handles multitasking, graphics acceleration, and solid-state drives.

By July 26, 2009

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Apple cuts $500 million flash memory deal

Company says it has made a $500 million prepayment to Toshiba for flash memory chips and indicates that the market is stabilizing.

By July 22, 2009

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Lexar releases new solid-state drive in Crucial brand

Lexar releases a new solid-state drive in the Crucial brand that's available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB versions.

By July 20, 2009

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Intel boosts speed, cuts prices of solid-state drives

Company announces new solid-state drives with increased performance and lower cost. The chipmaker will also offer updates to boost drive speed in Windows 7.

By July 21, 2009

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Controllers become the focal point for solid-state disk

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.

By July 15, 2009

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Storage heavyweights: Way big and not big enough

EMC snags Data Domain at last, then Broadcom drops its hostile takeover bid for Emulex. Is that all for storage industry M&A activity this year?

By July 13, 2009

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The end of battery-backed cache?

Adaptec has announced a RAID controller series that uses NAND and Supercapacitors to protect data in cache in case of failure. Will Adaptec stand alone?

By June 26, 2009

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Hard disk or solid-state? Think again

Although solid-state drives are in vogue, market forces and technical issues are making them a little less appealing than before.

By July 2, 2009