• January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    SSD purge (solid state drive purge)

    SSD purge is the process of returning a flash memory device to its original state at the time of manufacturing and effectively erasing any data that has been written to the device. A purge is sometimes called a hard reset or digital sanitization.   Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    RAM-based solid state drive (SSD)

    A RAM-based solid state drive is a storage device that is made from silicon microchips, has no moving parts and stores data electronically instead of magnetically.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    write cycle

    A write cycle is the process of recording data on a NAND flash solid state storage device. Write cycles are also called program/erase (P/E) cycles.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    write amplification

    Write amplification is an issue that occurs in solid state storage devices that can decrease the lifespan of the device and impact performance.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    NAND flash wear-out

    NAND flash wear-out is the breakdown of the oxide layer within the floating-gate transistors of NAND flash memory.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    solid-state storage UBER

    Solid-state storage UBER (unrecoverable bit error rate) is the percentage of bits that have errors relative to the total number of bits that have been read.  Continue Reading

  • January 23, 2012 23 Jan'12

    short stroking

    Short stroking is the practice of formatting a disk drive such that data is written only to the outer sectors of the disk's platters.  Continue Reading

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