Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014
WD's prototype introduces the new SATA Express interface, a form of PCI Express technology, which is offered on recently launched Intel series-9 chipset motherboard platforms. The SATA Express interface provides a roadmap for faster speeds, lower power consumption, and increased flexibility for future OEM designs.
Friday, 30 May 2014
Seagate has just announced that it has agreed to a deal to acquire LSI's flash businesses from Avago for US$450 million in cash.
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
Marvell has just announced its new 88SS1083 controller, which is also the world's first fully SATA Express compliant PCIe SSD controller.
Thursday, 22 May 2014
Seagate Technology has announced that its Samsung HDD business unit is shipping its new Samsung Wireless media device for mobile users.
Monday, 19 May 2014
HYPER by Sanho Corporation has just announced the launch of the iStick - the World's first USB flash drive that has an integrated Lightning connector for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch - via Kickstarter.
Sunday, 18 May 2014
ASRock's new Ultra M.2 socket for forthcoming SSDs looks to be promising, but does it work? At a local ASRock Z97 motherboard launch event, we managed to catch it in action with a Samsung XP941 PCIe M.2 SSD. Read on for more details and a snapshot of its results!
Thursday, 15 May 2014
The new system replaces Sonnet's Fusion D400QR5, integrating a high-performance RAID 5 controller for maximum versatility, and critical data protection. It offers a quad interface that includes eSATA, dual FireWire 800, and USB 3.0.
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
ASRock has announced its Ultra M.2 Gen3 x4 socket, touted to be three times as fast the current PCIe x2 M.2 interface. This new socket from ASRock is also versatile as it is able to accommodate M.2 devices of various lengths. More details and benchmarks inside!
Enterprise customers will soon be able to bypass the public internet and connect faster and more securely into Microsoft’s Azure public cloud platform using SingTel’s Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) virtual private network.
Thursday, 8 May 2014
The new NAND flash memory modules enable storage capacities of up to 64GB with SLC type NAND flash memory. Measuring only approx. 22 x 42mm, the modules support use in M.2 slots and will be available from August 2014.