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Intel, Micron Extend NAND Flash Technology Leadership, Introduce Industry's Smallest, Most Advanced 20-Nanometer Process
Intel Corporation and Micron Technology Inc. today introduced a new, finer 20-nanometer (nm) process technology for manufacturing NAND flash memory. The new 20nm process produces an 8-gigabyte (GB) multi-level cell (MLC) NAND flash device, providing a high-capacity, small form factor storage option for saving music, video, books and other data on smartphones, tablets and computing solutions such as solid-state drives (SSDs).
Micron Announces Sample Availability for Its Third-Generation RLDRAM Memory
Micron Technology, Inc., (Nasdaq:MU) today announced that early engineering samples are available for its third-generation reduced latency DRAM (RLDRAM 3 memory). RLDRAM 3 is a high-bandwidth memory technology that enables a more efficient transfer of information across the network. Designed for high-performance networking applications, including high-end routers and switches that require back-to-back READ/WRITE operations or completely random ac...
Crucial 16GB Very Low Profile Server Modules Help Reduce Power Consumption and Cooling Costs
Crucial, a leading global brand of memory and storage upgrades, today introduced Crucial 16GB DDR3-1066MHz Very Low Profile (VLP) RDIMM memory modules, commonly used in blade servers and to run memory intensive applications such as server virtualisation. With a PCB height of only 18.75mm, the VLP form factor is designed to reduce the space taken by memory and allow for greater airflow through the body of the server, assisting in the reduction of ...
Lexar Media Now Shipping the Industry's First 128GB Professional SDXC Memory Card
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today announced it is now shipping the Lexar Professional Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC) 133x memory card in capacities of 128GB, an industry first, and 64GB. The Lexar Professional SDXC cards are available in B&H Photo and Video, and Adorama Camera stores across the U.S, as well as on www.lexar.com.
ONFI - Publication of 3.0 Standard, Pushes Data Transfer Speeds to 400 MB/sec
The Open NAND Flash Interface (ONFI) Working Group, the organization dedicated to simplifying integration of NAND Flash memory into consumer electronic devices, computing platforms, and industrial systems, today published the new ONFI 3.0 standard. By using the non-volatile DDR2 (NV-DDR2) interface, the newly ratified standard reaches speeds of up to 400 megabytes (MB)/sec, doubling the current NAND interface transfer rates.
Crucial DDR3-1333MHz BOM-controlled RDIMM Server Memory Now Available
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today introduced Crucial DDR3-1333MHz RDIMM BOM-controlled server DRAM for customers who require a Bill of Material (BOM), revision control, as well as Product Change Notices (PCNs).
TowerJazz Expected to Nearly Double Production Capacity with Proposed Acquisition of Micron Technology Wafer Manufacturing Plant in Japan
TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader, announced today it has signed a non-binding term sheet contemplating its purchase of Micron Technology's fabrication facility in Nishiwaki City, Hyogo, Japan. The proposed purchase would nearly double TowerJazz's current internal manufacturing capacity, cost-effectively increasing production by 60,000 wafers per month.
Crucial Expands Gaming Line With New Ballistix Sport Memory Series
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today introduced the Crucial Ballistix Sport memory series designed to provide mainstream users, gamers, and general PC enthusiasts with a reliable, no-hassle gaming experience.
Lexar Media - New Design for JumpDrive USB Flash Drives
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today announced the sleek redesign of its popular JumpDrive USB product line. Along with the redesign comes a set of new products: Lexar® JumpDrive S70, Lexar JumpDrive S50, and the Lexar JumpDrive V10 flash drives, which individually offer enhancements including built-in Microban® antimicrobial protection, password-protected file segmentation, encryption, and data tra...
Lexar Media Introduces the 32GB Class 10 High-Speed Mobile microSDHC Card for Mobile Phones
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today introduced the 32GB Class 10 Lexar® High-Speed Mobile microSDHC card. The 32GB Class 10 microSDHC card guarantees a minimum sustained write speed of 10MB per second and a read speed up to 20MB per second1, allowing users to quickly load files onto the card and transfer them between mobile phone and computer, and maximize their on-the-go mobile lifestyles. The 32GB...
New Lexar Echo MX and ZX Drives Offer Automatic, High-Speed Backup for Peace of Mind On the Go
Lexar Media today announced the innovative Echo MX and ZX backup drives, designed to automatically protect essential files for on-the-go netbook and notebook users. The Echo MX and ZX take mobile data backup to the next level with high-performance read/write speeds and no-touch backup software; additionally, the Echo ZX offers a low-profile design and the Echo MX includes an easy-to-read, always-on capacity meter. For additional information about...
Micron - Faster, Higher Capacity Solid-State Drives for NAND Flash-Based Notebooks
Micron Technology unveiled a new portfolio of advanced RealSSD solid-state drives (SSDs) for the fast growing flash-based notebook market. A new breed of notebooks are entering the market that have lightweight construction, snappier system responsiveness and a longer lasting battery—all made possible because of the innovations in flash-based storage products.
Lexar Media Introduces the First 128GB Professional Secure Digital Extended Capacity Memory Card for Photographers and Videographers
Lexar Media announced new Lexar Professional Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC) memory cards. The new high-capacity Lexar Professional 133x SDXC cards enable the capture, storage, and transfer of extended lengths of 1080p high-definition (HD) video and continuous, rapid-fire image capture in a single, high-performance solution. The Lexar Professional 133x SDXC card is the first available in a 128GB capacity, and is also offered in a 64GB cap...
Micron Technology, Inc., Reports Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2011
Micron Technology, Inc., (Nasdaq:MU) today announced results of operations for its first quarter of fiscal 2011, which ended December 2, 2010. For the first quarter, the company had net income attributable to Micron shareholders of $155 million, or $0.15 per diluted share, on net sales of $2.3 billion. The results for the first quarter of fiscal 2011 compare to net income of $342 million, or $0.32 per diluted share, on net sales of $2.5 billion f...
ClearNAND™ Technology Overview
Micron's new ClearNAND™ Technology embeds our NAND management IP and ECC algorithms on a controller built into the NAND package itself. NAND marketing strategist Kevin Kilbuck explains why this is necessary and how it will help extend the useful life of NAND as a storage technology.
Micron Unveils Innovative Flash Memory Devices That Extend the Life of NAND
Micron Technology, Inc. today introduced a portfolio of high-capacity flash memory products that will lengthen the life of NAND for years to come. By integrating the error management techniques in the same NAND package, the new Micron ClearNAND devices alleviate the challenges traditionally found in NAND process shrinks. Micron's ClearNAND portfolio extends the opportunities for more advanced NAND process generations to be used in enterprise serv...
Micron Introduces NOR Flash Memory Device for Automotive Customers
Micron Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:MU) today announced a high-density Axcell™ NOR flash memory device for automotive applications, strengthening its already broad portfolio of leading products and technologies for the automotive market. Thanks to the most advanced NOR flash process technology in the device, makers of infotainment, in-car computing and other automotive electronics are provided with higher capacity storage solutions.
Micron Introduces NOR Flash Memory Device for Automotive Customers
Product Announced at Electronica 2010 in Germany; Adds Greater Depth, Breadth to Micron's Automotive Portfolio.
RealSSD P300 vs. 15 SAS Hard Drives
A demonstration of the significant bandwidth increases that can be achieved using a Micron P300 SSD. This test pits a single P300 SSD against 12 SAS hard drives, both running in similar server systems. As you can see, the P300 achieves almost 3x higher IOPs than 12 SAS drives in RAID 0.
Lexar Media Provides Enhanced Channel Support and Communication with Comprehensive Global Partner Portal
Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, has introduced a worldwide partner portal designed to help channel partners obtain the latest information on and marketing materials for Lexar Media's wide range of premium memory solutions, including memory cards and USB drives, DRAM, and Solid State Drives. This valuable online resource ensures member resellers will stay up to date on new product development, receive e...