Solid-State Drives feature read/write speeds up to 50 Mbps.
September 25, 2008 -
With capacities up to 64 Gb, SiliconDrive EP family of 2.5 in. Serial ATA (SATA) and Parallel ATA (PATA) drives are drop-in replacements for hard drives in critical storage applications. Units are integrated with storage technology platform, which includes PowerArmor and SiSMART technologies that address OEM design considerations. They are suited for embedded computing applications such as multiple source video streaming, video surveillance, and television broadcast video routers.
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SiliconSystems Announces Faster Speeds and Increased Capacities for SiliconDrive 2.5-Inch SATA and PATA Products
New Higher Speed SSDs Targeted as Hard Drive Replacements in Latest Embedded Computing Applications
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 16 -- SiliconSystems, Inc., a world leader in advanced storage technology, today announced its new SiliconDrive 2.5-inch Serial ATA (SATA) and Parallel ATA (PATA) products that feature faster read/write performance and increased capacities. The new solid-state drives (SSDs), designated SiliconDrive EP, feature read/write speeds up to 50 megabytes per second (MBps) and are shipping now in capacities up to 64 gigabyte (GB). The new SiliconDrive EP family of SSDs is an optimal hard drive replacement in a wide range of embedded computing applications that demand high performance, high capacity and industry-leading reliability for a lower total cost of storage ownership.
"SiliconSystems' new SiliconDrive EP SATA and PATA drives feature higher speeds and increased capacities to exceed the demands of a broad range of embedded computing applications," said Robert Fan, vice president of marketing at SiliconSystems. "With these products, SiliconSystems is responding to rapidly increasing customer demand for higher performance and higher capacity versions of SiliconSystems' award-winning SiliconDrive products."
The new SiliconDrive EP 2.5-inch SATA and PATA family of products are excellent drop-in replacements for hard drives in critical storage applications. The read/write speeds and capacity of SiliconDrive EP SSDs make them ideal storage solutions for the latest generation of embedded computing applications such as multiple source video streaming, video surveillance, television broadcast video routers, and military and aerospace flight data recorders.
Every SiliconDrive EP 2.5-inch SATA and PATA product is integrated with SiliconSystems' proven advanced storage technology platform, which includes the company's patented PowerArmor and SiSMART technologies that address critical OEM design considerations such as the elimination of drive corruption due to power anomalies and the ability to forecast the useable life of a SiliconDrive in an OEM's end application environment.
SiliconSystems is a world leader in advanced storage technology engineered exclusively for the high performance, high reliability, multi-year product lifecycle requirements of the Enterprise System OEM market. The company's patented SiliconDrive, SiliconDrive II and SiliconDrive EP technology exceeds the rigorous demands of applications in the netcom, embedded computing, data center and military-aerospace markets. SiliconSystems is based in Aliso Viejo, California. Additional company and product information is available on the company's website at http://www.siliconsystems.com/.
Source: SiliconSystems, Inc.
Robert Fan of SiliconSystems, Inc.,
Web site: http://www.siliconsystems.com/