Although we knew it from the start, it is nice to have someone reaffirm it! In George Crump’s latest article in InformationWeek, he delves into the topic of I/O writes, and the need for endurance. If you haven’t read it, George gives a nice overview of what storage vendors are doing today to address write … Continue reading
At this year’s Storage Visions conference in Las Vegas, the industry was abuzz, wondering who might be behind the mysterious, yet rockin’ storage group, the NAND Band. We’re thrilled to announce, it’s none other than SMART Storage Systems!
At Storage Visions 2013 last week, we announced not one, but two new solid-state drives! Join us in welcoming CloudSpeed 1000 and CloudSpeed 1000E to the CloudSpeed family. By leveraging 19nm consumer-grade multi-level cell (MLC) Flash, these new drives can deliver up to five times better endurance over competing SSDs. As a result, the CloudSpeed … Continue reading
Do you ever wonder if and how enterprise solid-state drives (SSD) will gain mass adoption? At SMART Storage Systems, we ask this question every day and work toward making it a reality. While we continue to focus on enabling SSDs to strike a balance between performance, reliability, cost and endurance to meet the requirements of … Continue reading
Here’s your chance to vote for SMART Storage Systems! We have been selected as a Storage Trailblazer finalist in the 2012 Tech Trailblazers Awards, which recognizes us as an innovative SSD technology provider that has solved the enterprise quest for high-performance, high-endurance and cost-efficient SSD storage with our Optimus SSD. Enterprise organizations have long recognized … Continue reading
We’re honored to announce that the CloudSpeed 500 SSD was named as the Solid State Storage Product of the Year at the Achievements in Storage, Virtualization and Cloud Computing (SVC) Awards 2012. The judges of this leading European industry awards program were drawn to CloudSpeed 500 for its MLC Flash endurance enhancement technology and enterprise … Continue reading
With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the SMART Storage Systems team started thinking of things we’re grateful for this year. Last year, we were thankful to become our own entity and since then we have made monumental achievements in the name of SSDs. Here are just a few highlights: