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SSDs with NVMe performance and QLC NAND
Micron Technology has announced new client solid-state drives (SSDs) that bring NVMe performance to client computing applications, freeing laptops, workstations and other portables from legacy architectures that can rob devices of battery power, performance and productivity.
Open-source storage engine designed for SSDs
Micron Technology has announced a heterogeneous-memory storage engine (HSE), open-source storage engine designed specifically for solid-state drives (SSDs) and storage-class memory (SCM). Legacy storage engines born in the era of hard disk drives (HDDs) failed to architecturally provide for the increased performance and reduced latency of next-generation nonvolatile media.
Low-power DDR5 DRAM boosts performance in smartphone
Micron Technology and Motorola have announced integration of Micron’s low-power DDR5 DRAM into Motorola’s new motorola edge+ smartphone, bringing the full potential of the 5G experience to consumers.
Micron 5210 SSD speeds hard disk drive displacement
Micron Technology has announced new Micron 5210 ION enterprise SATA SSD capacity and features, solidifying Micron’s leadership in QLC technology volume production. The world’s first QLC solid-state drive (SSD), the Micron 5210 is based on the company’s advanced QLC NAND technology and quickly replacing legacy hard disk drives (HDDs).
$35m to support global communities affected by COVID-19
Micron Technology has announced plans to commit $35 million to help those disproportionately affected by COVID-19. The company will launch a new Micron Foundation $10 million relief fund, increase employee gift matching, and introduce financial assistance for team members through grants.
Universal flash storage for 5G smartphone performance
Micron Technology has announced it began sampling the industry’s first universal flash storage (UFS) multichip package (uMCP) with low-power DDR5 (LPDDR5) DRAM. The uMCP provides high-density and low-power storage designed to fit on slim and compact midrange smartphone designs.
FPGAs powered by high-performance GDDR6 memory
Memory and storage solutions provider, Micron Technology, has announced that its GDDR6 memory, Micron's fastest and most powerful graphics memory, will be the high-performance memory of choice supporting Achronix's next-generation stand-alone FPGA products built on TSMC seven nanometre process technology.
Diversity and Inclusion 2018 Benchmark Report
Micron Technology Inc. today announced that it has published its first annual Diversity & Inclusion Report, demonstrating the company’s commitment to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture reflective of the communities and customers it serves. In addition to the report which benchmarks Micron’s diversity efforts, the Micron Foundation revealed that it is contributing $10 million to fund global programs and activities t...
Next-Generation FPGAs with GDDR6 for machine learning
Micron Technology has announced that its GDDR6 memory, Micron's fastest and most powerful graphics memory, will be the high-performance memory of choice supporting Achronix's next-generation stand-alone FPGA products built on TSMC 7nm process technology.
QLC to Lead Market Transition from HDD to SSD
Micron Technology has announced the next step towards market leadership for its quad-level cell (QLC) NAND technology with immediate broad market availability of the popular Micron 5210 ION enterprise SATA SSD, the world’s first QLC SSD, which began shipping to select customers and partners in May of this year.
New Machine Learning Capabilities to Advance Science and Research
Micron Technology, Inc., an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions, today announced the company has joined CERN openlab, a unique public-private partnership, by signing a three-year agreement. Under the agreement, Micron will provide CERN with advanced next-generation memory solutions to further machine learning capabilities for high-energy physics experiments at the laboratory.
Micron collaborates with German automaker to advance automotive memory
Micron Technology has announced that it will collaborate with the BMW Group to further advance the development of automotive memory solutions used in vehicles.
Micron unveils secure NOR Flash memory solution
Micron Technology has introduced its new MT25Q NOR flash enabled with Authenta technology, providing content and command authentication to protect device functionality at the silicon level.
Micron unveils complete high-density 45nm automotive-grade NOR Flash portfolio
Micron Technology has announced its complete high-density automotive AEC-Q100 Grade 1 (+125°C) qualified NOR flash portfolio to enable next-generation, ultra-high temperature automotive solutions with fast boot and instant-on performance, along with direct execute-in-place (XiP) operation.
1TB automotive and industrial grade PCIe NVMe Flash storage
Micron Technology has introduced the industry’s first 1TB automotive and industrial grade PCIe NVMe solid state drive (SSD) in BGA and 22x30mm M.2 form factors at Electronica 2018. Based on 64-layer triple-level cell (TLC) 3D NAND technology, the new Micron 2100 series of NVMe SSDs is designed for next-generation autonomous cars and the industrial internet of things (IIoT).
Leading memory for AI, IoT edge and autonomous driving vehicles
Electronic Specifier had a chance to meet with memory solutions provider Micron at the recent electronica exhibition in Munich. The company, with headquarters in Boise, Idaho, specialises in DRAM, NAND Flash, NOR Flash, Hybrid memory solutions and Solid State Drives (SSDs), which have applications in a broad line of industries such as automotive, consumer, embedded, industrial, mobile, networking and financial.
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ATP to support Micron's legacy DRAM modules (SDR/DDR)
ATP has announced a license agreement with Micron Technology, to support legacy DRAM modules (SDR/DDR) previously manufactured by Micron. Micron published EOL notices for these SDR and DDR DRAM modules in January 2015 with a Last Time Buy (LTB) in July 2015 and a Last Time Ship (LTS) in January 2016.
SSD features Enterprise-level data encryption
Accelerating the transition from legacy HDDs to higher-performance flash-based storage, the M510DC SATA SSD has been introduced by Micron Technology for read-centric data centre workloads. The device combines a suite of firmware data protection features with the market's first true TCG Enterprise-level data encryption for SSDs, a capability that is of paramount importance to the highly scrutinised medical, banking and government industries.
TLC NAND provides efficient, high-performance storage
Micron Technology announced a recent addition to its expansive portfolio of flash storage products, providing a purpose-built solution for cost-sensitive consumer applications seeking high performance and reliability. The TLC (Triple-Level Cell) NAND is built on its 16nm process and delivers a balanced set of features for applications like USB drives and consumer solid state drives.