Adata Swordfish M.2 NVMe SSD

Adata's Swordfish is an entry-level NVMe SSD that features a Realtek RTS5763DL controller and 96-layer BiSC4 TLC NAND Flash. It is available in capacities of 250GB up to 2TB.

Western Digital Announced the New G-Technology ArmorLock Encrypted NVMe SSD

Western Digital announced a new G-technology ArmorLock encrypted NVMe SSD that can be unlocked wirelessly with a smartphone through the ArmorLock app.

Adata 980 Pro PCIe 4.0 SSD released with a read speed of 7000 MBs

Adata has launched its 980 PRO PCIe 4.0 NVMe M.2 SSD that uses 3D TLC V-NAND memory and offers a maximum read speed of 7,000 MB/s.

Synology SAT5200 960GB Enterprise SATA SSD

The Synology SAT5200 960GB Enterprise SATA SSD is designed for Synology NAS servers and offers consistent performance, low latency, and minimal operational downtime.

SK Hynix Launches Gold P31 NVMe SSD

SK Hynix released the new Gold P31 NVMe SSD that uses new 128L 3D TLC and the PCIe NVMe Gen3. The SSD is available in 500GB and 1TB capacities.

Buffalo TeraStation TS3420DN NAS Now Available

Buffalo TeraStation TS3420DN is a feature-rich 2.5Gbe NAS that provides speedy transfer rates and stable operation during heavy-load work tasks.

Team Group's T-Force Cardea Zero Z340 SSD

Team Group's T-Force Cardea Zero Z340 SSD uses the latest, ultra-fast PCIe Gen3x4 interface and offers sequential read/write speeds to 3400/3000MB.

Memblaze Announced New PBlaze V 520 Series Enterprise SSD

Memblaze introduced a new low-power server-class PBlaze5 520 Series NVMe SSDs that come in capacities ranging from 1.6TB to 3.84TB.

Chenbro Announced RB23708 Rackmount Server

Chenbro introduced RB23708 rackmount server designed for mission-critical, storage-focused applications in the data center and HPC enterprises.

Seagate Announces Two New Additions to Nytro SSD Line

Seagate Technology announced two new additions to its Nytro SSD portfolio �Nytro 3032 SAS SSD and Nytro 1360 SATA SSD built for enterprise applications.

QNAP TS-431X3 NAS Now Available

QNAP launched the quad-core 1.7 GHz TS-431X3 NAS that features a 10GbE SFP+ port for data transmission, 2.5GbE RJ45 connectivity and is designed for backup, recovery, and virtualization.

Chenbro RB133G13-U10 Server Launched

Chenbro has announced RB133G13-U10 barebone 1U server ideal for software-defined storage, virtualization, HPC, cloud computing, and SaaS.

Western Digital Announces Ultrastar DC SN840 Dual-Port NVMe SSD

Western Digital announced the new high-end enterprise Ultrastar DC SN840 NVMe SSD and the OpenFlex Data24 NVMe over Fabrics JBOF that is a storage platform that can use up to 24 of these SSDs.

OWC Introduced the New 4TB OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD

OWC announced the new Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD, in capacities from 240GB up to 4TB that offers consistent reading and writing speeds over 500MB/s.

Synology Launches a New SSD Line and All-Flash NAS

Synology released a new SSD line that comes in 2.5" SATA, M.2 2280, and M.2 22110 form factors and a new all-flash NAS Synology FlashStation 3600.

Lexar Announced Professional NM700 M.2 NVMe SSD

Lexar releases the Professional NM700 PCIe Gen3x4 NVMe SSDs designed for professional video content creators and offering speeds up to 3500MB/s.

QNAP Announced New Entry-Level TS-230 NAS

QNAP launched the new lightweight feature-rich2-Bay TS-230 NAS for home users that fully supports file storage, back up, file sharing, security, and multimedia applications.

QNAP Releases TS-x31K NAS Series

QNAP launched new high-performance quad-core TS-x31K NAS Series, featuring secure Snapshot technology for home users who need personal cloud storage.

QNAP Announced TS-451 DeU NAS

QNAP launched TS-451, new high-performance 4-bay NAS for SMB and home users that comes equipped with embedded Intel Celeron J4025 dual-core 2.0GHz processor.

Lenovo Announced the Launch of the Lenovo ThinkSystem SR645 and SR665

Lenovo announced 2 new ThinkSystem servers SR645 and SR665 that are designed for workloads in-memory databases, advanced analytics, virtualization, and AI.

Kingston Has Released the KC2500 NVMe SSD

Kingston introduces the next-generation KC2500 M.2 NVMe SSD for desktop, workstations, and high-performance computing that is available in capacities up to 2TB.

QNAP Launches TL-D800C & TL-R1200CP Enclosure Solutions

QNAP released 2 USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C JBOD enclosure models - the 8-bay desktop model TL-D800C, and the 12-bay rackmount with redundant power model TL-R1200C-RP for NAS, PCs, and servers.

Micron 5210 QLC SSD Updated for Data Center

Micron launched its 5210 ION Enterprise SSDs with QLC NAND aimed at replacing HDDs in general-purpose server workloads, improving their performance, reliability, and power consumption.

Supermicro Unveiled New 2U Ultra SuperServer for 5G

Super Micro Computer, Inc. unveiled a new compact 2U Ultra SuperServer for 5G optimized for Edge Micro Data Centers.

Seagate Launched IronWolf 510 M.2 NVMe SSD for NAS

Seagate introduced IronWolf 510 M.2 NVMe SSD for NAS system that offers caching speeds up to 3GB/s and is ready for 24x7 multi-user use.

Memblaze Announced PBlaze V 920 Series Enterprise-Class NVMe SSD

Memblaze Technology has announced their new PBlaze 5 920 Series enterprise-class NVMe SSD offering capacities up to 7.68 TB and available in 2.5-inch U.2 and HHHL add-in card form factors.

Synology launched DiskStation DS220j, an Entry-Level 2-Bay NAS

Synology has announced its own basic NAS, the DiskStation DS220j that can store up to 32 TB of data using modern hard drives.

Buffalo Announces the Miniature Rugged External SSD W USB Type A and USB Type C

Buffalo launched miniature rugged external SSD-PSMU3 series SSDs that feature a 120 GB, 250 GB, 480 GB, and 960 GB capacity.

Western Digital Announces the WD Gold NVMe SSDs

Western Digital introduces WD Gold Enterprise SSDs to enable small and medium-sized enterprises to easily transition to NVMe storage and improve application performance.

ADATA Releases the SE760 USB 3.2 Gen2 External SSD

ADATA released the SE760 USB 3.2 Gen2 External SSD that offers high performance with capacities ranging from 256 GB to 1 TB.

KIOXIA Releases Enterprise & Data Center PCIe 4.0, U.3 SSDs

KIOXIA has launched two PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSDs - the CD6 and CM6 enterprise class flash drives, designed for data center use that include a broad range of security and encryption options.

Supermicro SuperStorage 6019P-ACR12L+ Server

Supermicro launched the SuperStorage 6019P-ACR12L+ server designed for high-density object storage, scale-out storage, Ceph/Hadoop, and Big Data Analytics.

QNAP ES2486dc 24-drive All-flash NAS Announced

QNAP Systems has announced the ES2486dc 24-drive bay all-flash storage solution, a new addition new to the company's enterprise ZFS NAS series.

Kioxia present BiCS5 NAND SSD memory with 112 layers

Kioxia and Western Digital have developed their 5th-generation BiCS 3D NAND flash memory with a 112-layer vertically stacked structure.

QNAP Releases TS-251D 2-Bay NAS with PCIe Expandability

QNAP has announced its new budget-friendly TS-251D 2-bay NAS which is aimed at home users and has a PCIe slot for expanding its core functionality.

Synology Announces New NAS Solutions DiskStation DS420j and the SA3600

Synology has introduced DiskStation DS420j, a file syncing and sharing solution for home users, and the SA3600 NAS for businesses.

Adata Releases Portable SSD T7 Touch

Adata has launched the Portable SSD T7 Touch, successor to the T5 portable SSD, which comes with a built-in fingerprint sensor for added security.

Seagate Reveals FireCuda Gaming SSD and BarraCuda Fast SSD

Seagate just announced two new external SSDs optimized for gamers - the FireCuda Gaming SSD built with a newer NVMe protocol and the BarraCuda Fast SATA SSD.

SK Hynix to Introduce New NVMe SSDs with 128-Layer 4D NAND

SK Hynix plans to introduce new NVMe SSDs with 128-layer 4D NAND aimed at those seeking higher performance for multimedia processing and gaming.

OWC launches Accelsior PCIe SSD for Mac Pro up to 8TB

OWC announced a new Accelsior 4M2 ultra high-performance PCIe M.2 NVMe SSD for Mac Pro that delivers over 6,000MB/s real-world speeds in capacities up to 8TB.

Western Digital Announced WD Blue SN550 NVMe SSD

Western Digital unveiled the WD Blue SN550 line of M.2 NVMe SSDs, purpose-built for content creators and PC users and available in capacities from 250GB to 1TB.

Toshiba Announces 6TB HDDs for Surveillance Applications

Toshiba announces the DT02-V Series of Surveillance HDDs created for digital video recorder (DVR) and network video recorder (NVR) platforms.

Intel Releases Its 665P QLC SSD

Intel is expanding its SSD family with 665P SSD with 96-layer 3D QLC NAND which comes in 1TB and 2TB capacities.

Synology Launches UC3200, Active-Active IP SAN for Mission-Critical Environments

Synology introduced the UC3200, the company's new IP SAN solution for mission-critical environments that helps businesses achieve near-zero service interruptions.

Western Digital Announces Ultrastar DC SS540 SAS SSD

Western Digital announced the availability of the Ultrastar DC SS540 SAS SSDs designed for mission critical applications with capacities ranging from 800GB to 15.36TB.

Seagate will offer 18TB and 20TB HDDs in 2020

Seagate has confirmed it plans to ship an 18TB hard drive in the first half of 2020 followed by a HAMR-based 20TB drive in the second half of the year.

Crucial Launches X8 Portable SSD

Micron's consumer brand Crucial enters portable SSD market with Crucial X8 that features read speeds of up to 1,050MB/s and comes in 500GB and 1TB capacities.

Western Digital announces a new line of Red NAS drives

Western Digital has announced that it will add three new NAS drives to its WD Red product line built for small business and home office scenarios.

Kingston launches KC600 series SATA TLC SSDs

Kingston announces the new KC600 series SATA TCL SSDs which are designed for upgrades and come in capacities up to 2TB.

Silicon Power introduces P34A60 M.2 NVMe SSD

Silicon Power has unveiled the new P34A60 M.2 NVMe SSD with read speeds up to 2,200 MB/s and write speeds up to 1,600 MB/s.

Team Group Has Released High-Speed SSD and Ultra-Durable SSD

Team Group released the MP33 M.2 PCIe solid state drive that supports NVMe 1.3 standard and adopts PCIe Gen3 x4 interface and Classic SD memory card.

Intel Announced SSD 665p with 96-layer QLC NAND

Intel announced new SSD 665p mainstream storage drive manufactured with 96-Layer QLC flash that will be available in capacities of 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB.

Adata Technology has announced high-performance SSD series XPG SX8100

Adata launches high-performance SSD series XPG SX8100 based on PCIe Gen3x4 and suitable for use in gaming class desktops and laptops.

Western Digital Announces 18TB CMR and 20TB SMR HDDs

WD announced 2 new high capacity enterprise drives, the Ultrastar DC HC550 CMR HDD and the Ultrastar DC HC650 SMR HDD, that are the part of its Capacity Enterprise HDD portfolio.

Toshiba Adds 16TB Capacity to N300 and X300 Hard Drive Series

Toshiba announced the addition of new 16TB helium-sealed models to both the N300 and X300 hard drive series that offer improved power efficiency.

Toshiba Announces Enterprise and Data Center-Class PCIe Gen 4.0 SSDs

At the Flash Memory Summit, Toshiba announced and demoed the CM6 Series SSDs for enterprise and announced the CD6 Series SSDs for the data center.
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