Friday, October 23, 2009

Hardware updates

Micron boosts NAND flash endurance six-fold. Lucas Mearian. Computerworld. October 19, 2009.

Often techniques are used to increase flash memory performance, but they also cut the capacity by 90%. Micron says its technique to increase density also increases the number of times data can be written to the device.


Engineers create material that could hold 1TB of data on fingernail-sized chip. Lucas Mearian. Computerworld. October 21, 2009.

Engineers have created a material that could hold a terabyte of data in a chip the size of a fingernail.

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