Apacer presents its SAFD 25A, a SATA 3.0 SSD which boasts both capacity and performance gains.
For cloud-based computing, this high-end SSD features a large storage capacity of 512GB and aims to optimize data storage variables in cloud computing centers by providing speed within a stable and power-saving operating environment. Adopting the SATA 3.0 interface, the SAFD 25A SSD offers a maximum sequential speed of 475/360MBps and IOPs of up to 50,000, making it as efficient as a RAID array consisting of 50 to 60 mechanical hard drives.
Also, it incorporates anti-shock, anti-vibration, low-power consumption, and high-speed data transmission capabilties. Besides industrial SSDs with SLC chips, the SAFD 25A series also offers a storage solution that adopts MLC chips, the SAFD25A-M, presenting an option for clients with budget concerns.
Samples of new SAFD 25A and SAFD 25A-M units will be available for customers to run tests on in Q3 2012.