STORAGE NEWS

November 10th, 2009, 12:35 PM

OCZ Technology to Deliver SandForce-based Solid State Drive Solutions

OCZ Technology today announced its collaboration with SandForce on OCZ’s next generation of mainstream and enterprise solid state drives (SSDs). Based on the highly-anticipated SandForce SSD Processor family, OCZ’s new line of SSDs will be the pinnacle of storage options designed to optimize complex IT infrastructures as well as the computing experiences of everyday consumers. [...]

November 6th, 2009, 12:08 PM

Team Group Releases P2 IDE SSD

Speed plays a decisive role in computing. When the computer runs slowly, not only will the work progress be delayed, even our thoughts will be interrupted. Therefore, hard drives with higher speed will mean efficiency to professional graphic designers. The 2.5-inch P2 IDE Solid State Disk (SSD) from Team Technologies not only enhances the computer [...]

November 5th, 2009, 12:25 PM

Toshiba Introduces 320GB 1.8-inch HDD

Toshiba Corporation, the industry pioneer in small form factor hard disk drives (HDDs), today introduced a new line up of 1.8-inch HDDs with a maximum capacity of 320GB, the highest yet announced by the industry, targeted at thin and light mobile PCs and portable external hard disk drives. The new series delivers three models in [...]

November 3rd, 2009, 11:21 AM

Western Digital Releasing First 10K RPM 2.5″ SAS Drive

Western Digital, known for its hard disk drive leadership in the desktop, mobile and consumer marketplaces, today announced its entry into the traditional enterprise market segment with volume production shipments of its first 10,000 RPM, 2.5-inch, small form factor, SAS interface hard drives. The WD S25 provides up to 300 GB of high-performance storage suitable [...]

October 29th, 2009, 12:59 PM

A-DATA Introduces Industry’s Fastest SSD S596

A-DATA  announced today its industry-leading SSD S596, a 2.5″ SATA 3 Gb/s SSD designed specifically for PC enthusiasts, multi-taskers and heavy-graphic users to perform assorted applications five times faster. Delivering sequential read and write speed up to 250 MB/sec and 180 MB/sec, the S596 eases the bottleneck conventional HD causes. The S596 utilizes the next generation [...]

October 28th, 2009, 6:41 AM

Intel Removes its Firmware Update

Intel just recently released a firmware update that was stated to increase performance across the board with Microsofts new Windows 7. However admist claims of bricked SSD’s due to the update, it has pulled the Firmware download from its website. News like this brings back some haunting memories. For most of us we can all [...]

October 27th, 2009, 12:02 PM

Intel Releases Solid-State Drive Toolbox and TRIM Firmwave Update for SSD’s

On the heels of the Microsoft Windows 7 introduction, Intel Corporation today announced the availability of the Intel Solid-State Drive (SSD) Toolbox, with Intel SSD Optimizer and firmware update, for its 34nm Intel X25-M Mainstream SATA SSDs. The latest tools are designed to help better manage and retain the out-of-box performance of Intel SSDs. An [...]

October 15th, 2009, 10:05 AM

Corsair Gets Tough on Storage with New 64GB Flash Survivor USB Drive

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 15, 2009 — Corsair,  a worldwide leader in high-performance computer memory, power supplies and flash memory products, including solid-state drives, today announced the new 64GB Flash Survivor USB drive, the most rugged high-capacity flash drive on the market. Corsair’s ultra-durable Flash Survivor USB drives have proven extremely popular with consumers thanks to [...]

October 6th, 2009, 12:01 PM

OCZ Announces Z-Drive m84 for Mainstream Power Users

OCZ today announced the Z-Drive m84, a PCI-Express Solid State Drive (SSD) designed to offer the performance of OCZ’s Z-Drive product line to enthusiasts for a more affordable price point and availability in the mainstream market segment versus the enterprise channel. The Z-Drive m84 is the answer to the demand from end-users to have access [...]

September 22nd, 2009, 11:57 AM

Kingston Releases Faster DataTraveler 410 USB Flash Drive

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of Kingston Technology Corporation, today announced it is increasing read and write speeds on its Kingston DataTraveler 410 USB Flash drive to 20 MB/sec. read and write. Shipping in capacities up to 32GB, the speedy DataTraveler 410 allows for faster file transfers and is password protected to help keepdata [...]