During the summer IDF Intel Corporation has submitted plans for the production of solid state disks (SSD) for mobile and desktop systems as well as for corporate servers, data storage systems and workstations . During the next 30 days on the market appear 1, 8"SSD-drives Intel X18-M and 2, 5"X25-M, designed for use in desktop and mobile PCs. Intel X25-E Extreme SATA, focusing on servers, storage systems and workstations, is built on the basis of technology SLC. Indicators productivity Intel X25-E Extreme SATA SSD (32 GB):
reading speed to 250 Mb/s;
Recording speed to 170 Mb/s;
35, 000 IOPS (of read/write operations while reading blocks to 4 Kb);
3, 300 IOPS (while writing blocks to 4 Kb);
Delay reading 75 microseconds.
Indicators productivity Intel X18-M and X25-M SATA SSD (80 GB):
reading speed to 250 Mb/c;
speed record up to 70 Mb/s;
Delay reading 85 microseconds.
Technical samples SSD-storage volume of 80 Gb been released, and their mass production will begin in the next 30 days. Release the first samples SSD-storage capacity of 160 GB is scheduled for the fourth quarter of the current and production for the first quarter of 2009. Also, the first samples have already issued 32 - gigabyte drive Intel X25-E Extreme SATA SSD, designed for enterprise servers, workstations and data storage systems. Mass production of this model will begin in the next 90 days. Release of pilot samples SSD-high storage capacity of 64 Gb expected in the fourth quarter of the current, and mass production in the first quarter of 2009.