Intel’s SSDs get smaller

Intel Corp. is gunning for the red hot mobile device market with a new line smaller solid-state drives (SSD) aimed at makers of smart phones and tablets. The SSD 525 line, according to

Published on: February 4th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff

Top 5 internal solid-state drives

Solid-state drives aren’t as expensive as they used to be, bringing them within reach of both the consumer and the more frugal enterprise. As this article by Dong Ngo points out, laptop and

Published on: August 27th, 2012 brian bloom

SSD could replace hard disk drives, Hitachi CTO says

Flash-based memory is still too expensive to be a data center's primary storage technology, but solid-state disks may ultimately replace mechanical hard disk drives, says Hitachi Data Systems Corp. CTO Hu Yoshida. Thanks to Moore's

Published on: January 25th, 2010 Jon Brodkin

MySpace dumps server hard disks for flash drives

Social networking site MySpace.com announced today that it has switched from using hard disk drives in its servers to using PCI Express (PCIe) cards loaded with solid state chips as primary storage for

Published on: October 19th, 2009 Lucas Mearian

Intel releases solid-state flash for servers and storage

Intel has started shipping new solid-state flash drives designed for servers, workstations and storage devices. Intel announced the move Wednesday with Sun, which pledged to deliver storage products using Intel's flash technology. Earlier

Published on: October 19th, 2008 Jon Brodkin