SATA 3. 0 appear in the market in a couple of months
January 11, 2009, 6:49 am
In the middle of last year, the organization Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO), курирующая development of serial SATA, publicly stated that the forthcoming version of the specification, which includes increasing the capacity of the interface in half - up to 6 Gbps. Reported that all preparatory work will be completed towards the year 2008. As for the first ready-made solutions with the support of SATA Revision 3. 0, it is already expected in the second quarter of next year. The first in a new version of the interface must move drives based on flash memory chips (SSD-device), and then this functionality obzavedutsya and the hard drive. In the latter case, it is primarily on high-performance solutions for server systems, desktop computers but will not stay long on the sidelines of progress. At last, recall that the transition to SATA III to pass unnoticed - standard provides backward compatibility with the interface of the previous generation.