2018-01-31 - Dylan McGrath, EE Times

Memory Chips Continue to Lift Samsung’s Results

Strong fourth quarter revenue and profits underpinned by memory chip sales

2017-10-13 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

WD Gives Hard Drives New Spin

Western Digital said it will start shipping in 2019 a new recording head technology that will enable 40 TByte hard disk drives by 2025.

2017-10-11 - Sang-Yun Lee, CEO, BeSang Inc.

Limitations of 3D NAND Scaling

The life span of 3D NAND might be a lot shorter than most people think.

2017-09-28 - Gary Hilson, EE Times

Partnership Puts ReRAM in SSDs

A collaboration that mixes Mobiveil's NVMe SSD IP with Crossbar's ReRAM IP blocks is aimed at enabling 10 times more IOPs at one-tenth of the latencies of flash NVMe SSDs.

2017-09-22 - Gary Hilson

NOR Flash Standard Meets Instant-On Expectations

IoT applications need a richer complement of memory than most MCUs offer, and the bandwidth of serial NOR flash make it a logical solution to the problem.

2017-09-21 - Dylan McGrath

Toshiba Agrees to Sell Chip Unit to Bain-led Group

Latest twist in months-long saga has Toshiba agreeing to sell for $18 billion to group that includes Apple, Dell and sk Hynix, leaving Western Digital out in the cold.

- Rick Merritt

DDR5 Runs in Rambus’ Labs

Rambus has working chips in the lab for DDR5, the next-generation DRAM bus while the industry debates the road ahead for memory in servers.

2017-09-14 - Dylan McGrath

Toshiba Hopes to Finalize Chip Unit Sale to Bain-led Group

Toshiba said it signed a memorandum of understanding to move forward with a proposal by a consortium led by Bain Capital to finalize a deal for its chip business by the end of this month.

2017-09-06 - Sang-Yun Lee, CEO of BeSang Inc.

Why Memory Prices Are Heating Up

The issue of increasing memory prices is more complicated than many people think.