Samsung is cutting the production of memory chips after operating profits drop 95%

Samsung is cutting the production of memory chips after operating profits drop 95%

It's the worst profit the company has seen since 2009.
U.S. seeks to tighten semiconductor exports to China, starting as soon as April

U.S. seeks to tighten semiconductor exports to China, starting as soon as April

The constraints of chipset making and its sanctions aren’t going away anytime soon, it seems.
Micron announces 232-layer TLC NAND, now in production in Singapore

Micron announces 232-layer TLC NAND, now in production in Singapore

Micron's next-generation 232-layer TLC NAND has begun shipping to clients. Proudly made in Singapore.
Intel is selling its NAND memory business to SK Hynix

Intel is selling its NAND memory business to SK Hynix

The US$9 billion deal will see SK Hynix taking over Intel's NAND memory and storage business.
Micron’s new SSDs combine to deliver high-storage capacity, performance, and value

Micron’s new SSDs combine to deliver high-storage capacity, performance, and value

The new SSDs can be used anywhere from laptops to high-performance workstations.
Oversupply issues may cause DRAM prices to fall as much as 42% this year

Oversupply issues may cause DRAM prices to fall as much as 42% this year

According to a Gartner report, DRAM prices may fall as much as 42% this year. This may be brought on by a “demand-driven oversupply” in the DRAM market.
Power outage could cost Toshiba and WD to lose up to 15 exabytes of memory

Power outage could cost Toshiba and WD to lose up to 15 exabytes of memory

Flash memory prices could be going up in the near future.
Toshiba picks Japanese-led consortium as preferred bidder in sale of memory business

Toshiba picks Japanese-led consortium as preferred bidder in sale of memory business

As widely expected, Toshiba has selected a Japanese-led consortium as the preferred bidder in the sale of its NAND chip business.
Samsung could release SSDs with new Z-NAND later year

Samsung could release SSDs with new Z-NAND later year

Samsung has just showed off its first SSDs using Z-NAND at the Cloud Expo Europe.
Intel introduces Optane SSD DC P4800X enterprise SSD with 3D XPoint memory

Intel introduces Optane SSD DC P4800X enterprise SSD with 3D XPoint memory

In 2015, Intel announced a revolutionary new memory called 3D XPoint. Now, the first drive to feature this all-new memory is here and it is called the Optane SSD DC P4800X, which is designed for enterprise use.