Tag Archives: NAND Flash

How Skyera developed the 44Tbyte, enterprise-class Skyhawk SSD from the ground up. A System Realization story.

I rarely get to tell an in-depth System Realization story like this one. The development of the 44Tbyte, enterprise-class Skyhawk SSD starts with a clear picture of the objective—build an enterprise-class, solid-state storage server using commercial MLC (multi-level cell) NAND … Continue reading

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3D Thursday: A look at some genuine 3D NAND cells, courtesy of Micron

Glen Hawk, Vice President of the NAND Solutions Group at Micron, was giving the usual polished corporate keynote presentation at this week’s Flash Memory Summit held in Santa Clara, CA. Suddenly, his level tone of voice changed and he got … Continue reading

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Apps define storage task, create application-specific SSD

Eric Kao, Chairperson and CEO of MemoRight, spoke at the Flash Memory Summit today with a somewhat unusual keynote for this normally hardware-fixated audience. He suggested that the industry exploit the inherent parallelism inside of solid-state drives (SSDs) by writing … Continue reading

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