505 news items tagged storage
Phison to integrate equity structure of reinvested companies in ChinaWednesday 2 December 2020
Flash device controller IC specialist Phison Electronics has disclosed plans to integrate the equity structure of its reinvested companies in China in a move to grow its business...
Transcend expects recovery in end-market demand starting 4Q20Thursday 12 November 2020
Memory module maker Transcend Information has seen end-market demand start picking up in the fourth quarter of 2020, and expects market conditions next year to be favorable to the...
Phison sees PCIe SSD controller shipments surgeWednesday 11 November 2020
Phison Electronics has disclosed shipments of its PCIe SSD controllers surged nearly 94% on year in the first 10 months of 2020, with shipments for October alone rising 55% to a monthly...
MediaTek announces new Chromebook chipsWednesday 11 November 2020
MediaTek has unveiled its MT8192 and MT8195 chipsets for the next generation of Chromebooks, with the 7nm MT8192 for mainstream devices and the 6nm MT8195 for premium models.
Micron ships 176-layer 3D NAND flash memoryTuesday 10 November 2020
Micron Technology has begun volume shipments of what the company claims is the world's first 176-layer 3D NAND flash memory.
Silicon Motion expects foundry supply to stay tight through end-2021Tuesday 10 November 2020
Flash device controller developers, including Silicon Motion Technology, have seen their foundry partners encounter tight capacity particularly at 8-inch fabs, which may persist through...
Apacer, Innodisk post profit dropsMonday 9 November 2020
Memory module makers Apacer Technology and Innodisk, which focus more on industrial applications than mass-market market segments, both saw profits decline in the third quarter of...
New iPhones to consume 5-6% of total NAND flash produced in 2021Wednesday 4 November 2020
The new iPhone 12 series that comes in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB options will consume 5-6% of the overall NAND flash memory produced in 2021, according to industry sources.
Cryptography everywhere: Q&A with Chain Reaction CEO Alon Webman and CTO Oren YokevTuesday 3 November 2020
Less than one year after Mellanox was acquired by Nvidia for US$7 billion, Alon Webman, co-founder of Mellanox, started his second entrepreneurial project. The new company, Chain...
Micron uMCP5 ready for mass productionWednesday 21 October 2020
Micron Technology has announced the launch of uMCP5, which the company claims is the industry's first universal flash storage (UFS) multichip package with low-power DDR5 DRAM.
SK Hynix to acquire Intel NAND memory bizTuesday 20 October 2020
Intel and SK Hynix have signed an agreement under which the latter would acquire the former's NAND memory and storage business for US$9 billion, according to the companies.
Delta offers customization services for energy storage solutionsFriday 16 October 2020
Power supply solution provider Delta Electronics has launched services to help clients customize energy storage solutions. The services include cost-benefit evaluation, plans that...
Apacer cloud-edge integration online exhibition reveals diversified solutionsThursday 8 October 2020
As international exhibitions continue to respond to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by transferring content online, Apacer, the global storage and memory leading brand, has not...
Toshiba to quit system LSI businessWednesday 30 September 2020
Toshiba has announced it will dissolve its system LSI business, with the move to affect about 770 employees.
Memory module firms expect demand to pick up in 4Q20Friday 25 September 2020
Memory module makers expect end-market demand to pick up substantially in the fourth quarter of 2020, driven by e-commerce operators' year-end promotions.
Yangtze Memory slowly increasing NAND chip output, sources claimTuesday 22 September 2020
China's memory startup Yangtze Memory Technologies (YMTC) will be ramping its NAND chip output slowly, according to industry sources.
IBM Taiwan eyeing AI storageFriday 11 September 2020
IBM Taiwan expects its AI storage systems to benefit from the ongoing transformation of Taiwan's financial sector, Taiwanese manufacturers moving operations back home and the rapid...
QLC SSD demand to boom for both enterprise and consumer applicationsMonday 7 September 2020
With major chipmakers ramping up their quad-level cell (QLC) NAND flash output, SSDs utilizing the technology storing four bits per cell have become commercially available and are...
Silicon Motion PCIe Gen4 SSD chips adopted by major notebook vendorsWednesday 2 September 2020
Silicon Motion Technology with its PCIe Gen4 SSD controllers has reportedly cut into the supply chain of the world's top-4 notebook vendors for their new Tiger Lake products set for...
Startup FlowView raises new fundsFriday 28 August 2020
FlowView Tek, a startup business spun off from Taiwan's government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), has attracted investments from Taiwan's National Development...
Phison eyeing top spot among SSD controller suppliersFriday 14 August 2020
Flash device controller specialist Phison Electronics has enjoyed robust demand for PCIe Gen4 SSDs thus far in 2020, which boosted its overall SSD controller sales during the first...
Phison to streamline operations in ChinaWednesday 5 August 2020
Flash device controller IC specialist Phison Electronics has disclosed plans to streamline its operations in China.
Kioxia SSD gain compatibility approval with Broadcom tri-mode adaptersWednesday 22 July 2020
Kioxia has announced that its lineup of NVMe, SAS and SATA SSDs have been successfully tested for compatibility and interoperability with Broadcom's 9400 series of host bus adapters...
Demand for nearline storage increasingFriday 17 July 2020
Along with fast growth in datacenters, demand for nearline storage is rising, with enterprise hard disks remaining the mainstream because no cost-effective alternatives are available...
Memory module firms look to gaming, creator PCs for 2H20 growthWednesday 15 July 2020
Gaming products and creator-focused notebooks will be driving several memory module makers' revenue growth in the second half of 2020, according to industry sources.