Intel Previews M2 Optane SSD 905p 380GB

During Intel’s keynote at Computex 2018, Intel Client Computing Group manager Gregory Bryant offered a brief preview of the upcoming M.2 version of the Optane SSD 905P high-end NVMe SSD. Intel’s Optane SSD lineup has been split between the high-performance, high-power drives in 2.5″ U.2 and PCIe add-in card form factors, and the much lower-performance M.2 drives[…]

Toshiba Memory Corporation and Synopsys Collaborate to Accelerate 3D Flash Memory Verification

Synopsys announced that it has collaborated with Toshiba Memory Corporation to accelerate the verification of Toshiba Memory Corporation’s BiCS FLASH vertically stacked three-dimensional (3D) flash memory. By working closely with Toshiba Memory Corporation, Synopsys introduced innovative simulation algorithms in its FineSim Pro FastSPICE tool to address the increased design complexity of 3D NAND Flash memory.[…]