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Violin to acquire Gear6 for caching software
June 16, 2010 -- Violin Memory announced today that it has acquired the assets of Gear6, which specializes in caching software. Violin plans to add the scalable caching software to its line of arrays based on SSD technology.
Anobit claims MLC SSDs rival SLC SSDs
June 15, 2010 -- Anobit introduced SSD drives today that are based on low-cost MLC NAND flash technology. The company claims that the drives are on par with SSDs based on more expensive SLC in the areas of performance and endurance.
Virident ships SLC SSDs for PCIe
June 15, 2010 -- Virident Systems today announced its tachIOn series of solid-state disk (SSD) drives, which are based on single-level cell (SLC) NAND flash technology and the PCIe interface.