Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Microsoft Is Careful With New Chatbot Zo, Now Available For Testing
Android 7.1.1 Update Coming To Google Smartphones
Avalanche Network Dismantled in Cyber Operation
Fibit Remained Top Wearable Device Vendor in Q3
Amazon Go Eliminates Checkout Lines In Stores
Uber Creates AI Lab With Geometric Intelligence Acquisition
Google Launches New Personal Safety App
Micron Introduces The TLC-based 5100 Enterprise SSDs
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Micron ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, December 02, 2010
Micron Flash Memory Extend Life Of NAND


Micron Technology 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 servers, tablet PCs, portable media players, and other consumer applications.

"The pace of NAND scaling is largely responsible for the incredible growth and success the industry has seen to date, and for helping to create new flash-based storage solutions," said Glen Hawk, vice president of Micron's NAND Solutions Group. "While the advantages in NAND scaling are evident, so are the challenges with the technology becoming increasingly more difficult to manage. Micron's ClearNAND products remove this management burden for our customers and extend the life of this all-important technology."

Micron's ClearNAND products utilize a traditional raw NAND interface, and include new features that are optimized for high-capacity and high-performance applications. As the industry progresses past 20-nanometer (nm), flash management gets more challenging because the amount of bit errors increases dramatically, impacting NAND performance and reliability. By tightly coupling the error management with the NAND devices in a single package, Micron?s customers can continue to take advantage of the highest capacity and lowest cost-per-bit flash memory solution. Micron's ClearNAND products are first designed using its 25nm multi-level cell (MLC) process, and are available in two versions: Standard and Enhanced.

Micron's Standard ClearNAND products come in 8 to 32 gigabyte (GB) packages, and are intended to remove the error correction code (ECC) burden from the host processor with minimal protocol changes compared to raw NAND. The Standard ClearNAND portfolio is targeted for portable media players and other consumer electronic devices.

Micron's Enhanced ClearNAND products, in addition to removing the ECC burden from the host processor, also provide new enterprise specific features to enable high-capacity designs, delivering improved performance and reliability. Capacities are available in 16 to 64GB packages. The Enhanced ClearNAND products are targeted at enterprise and computing applications, and allows leading-edge 25nm MLC NAND to be used in these applications for the first time.

Both Micron Standard ClearNAND and Enhanced ClearNAND products are available now.


Previous
Next
One Million Samsung TV Apps Downloaded        All News        Motorola Mobility Acquires 4Home, Eyes home Streaming To Mobile
One Million Samsung TV Apps Downloaded     Consumer Electronics News      HDMI to Be Promoted in China

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Micron Introduces The TLC-based 5100 Enterprise SSDs
A Closer Look At SK Hynix's 3D NAND
SK hynix To Start Mass Production Of 48-layer 3D-NAND Chips
Toshiba Expands 3D Flash Memory Production Capacity In New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi
NAND Flash Prices on Upswing in Fourth Quarter Due To Supply Shortage
Samsung to Start Making 64-layer 3-D Flash memory for Smartphones
Micron Posts Yearly Revenue Decline, But Forecast Profit
Micron Opens Fab 10 Singapore NAND Flash Memory Fabrication Facility
Toshiba Expands 24nm SLC Flash Family with 16Gb Offering
Micron Announces QuantX Branding For 3D XPoint Memory, Releases 3D NAND flash for Mobile Devices
Toshiba Announces New BG SSDs with 3-Bit-Per-Cell TLC BiCS FLASH
Western Digital Announces First 64 Layer 3D NAND Technology

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .