Dell Offers SSDs for In-Memory Solutions May 18, 2011
-- Dell and Fusion-io say the server giant will sell the smaller firm's NAND-based memory as a replacement for slower, more-expensive disk drives, for in-memory processing.
Samsung Sells HDD Business to Seagate April 19, 2011
-- As use of hard disks slips, at least one lesser player is unloadiing its disk business -- potentially at bargain-basement prices.
Intel and Micron Team on Flash Memory for SSDs April 15, 2011
-- The two chip giants' new manufacturing technology -- the first, they say, to use line widths of 20 nanometers -- will yield big space savings for everything from phones to solid state storage.
WD to buy Hitachi GST for $4.3 billion March 7, 2011
-- Consolidation in the storage industry continued today with Western Digital’s announcement that it plans to acquire Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST).