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Samsung announces new PCIe 3.0 SSD, breaking 2GBps performance barrier

Samsung announces new PCIe 3.0 SSD, breaking 2GBps performance barrier

Samsung launched its new SM951 today, the first M.2 SSD with full support for both PCI-Express 3.0 and the M.2 standard. We’ve discussed M.2 previously — it’s the newest SSD interconnect and it ties storage directly to the PCI-Express bus via the NVMe standard rather than running the communication through the much slower SATA interface. […]

SanDisk’s ULLtra DIMM derailed, company banned from shipping hardware to US

SanDisk’s ULLtra DIMM derailed, company banned from shipping hardware to US

We’ve previously discussed SanDisk’s ULLtra DIMM technology on several occasions. Developed by Diablo Technologies, this approach allows for a large SSD cache to run via a RAM slot rather than a conventional SATA drive. The reason for taking this approach is that it can drastically improve access latencies and speed data transfers, key factors for […]