Products & Solutions

01/02/2024

Eight Compelling Reasons to Opt for Reliable Storage Solutions

by Martin Schreiber

In today's data-driven world, the reliability and security of memory solutions are paramount in a vast array of applications. While consumer-grade products may be sufficient for everyday tasks, they often fall short in demanding industrial and professional applications. Let's delve into the key differentiators that set Swissbit products apart from their consumer counterparts.

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29/01/2024

Flash Memory Market 2024: Navigating the Rollercoaster

by Martin Schreiber

Dive into 2024's flash memory market with Martin Schreiber's incisive analysis. This year, the sector resembles a rollercoaster, marked by fluctuating production and varied demand trends. Get essential insights and learn more about Swissbit's strategic recommendations to steer through this dynamic market landscape.

Technology

17/01/2024

Unlocking the Future of Cybersecurity: Zero Trust Solutions with Hardware Authentication

by Alexander Summerer

Dive into the concept of 'zero trust' and learn practical implementation strategies to safeguard your company's critical resources and data against internal and external threats. In his blog post – and our corresponding white paper – Alexander Summerer reveals how zero trust principles, including hardware-based authentication like FIDO security keys, can elevate your security measures and proactively minimize risks.

Products & Solutions

26/10/2023

Customization at Swissbit: Tailoring Memory Solutions to Meet Unique Needs

by Mischa Inauen

Are standard memory or security products falling short of your requirements? If so, then you should take a closer look at this blog post by Mischa Inauen. He provides an insightful overview of Swissbit’s comprehensive suite of customization options – from improving endurance and performance to addressing labeling, packaging, and many more.

Products & Solutions

01/08/2023

Introducing: Latest 100+ layer industrial grade 3D TLC e.MMC and SD Memory Card Solutions

by Martin Schreiber

Designed for IoT devices and embedded electronics, the new EM-30/36 and S-50/56(u) series offer robustness, reliability, and cost-efficiency. With up to 100k PE cycles endurance and capacities up to 512GB, they provide secure and long-lasting storage for demanding applications in challenging environments. Martin Schreiber provides a closer look into specs, benefits, and application fields.

Products & Solutions

24/07/2023

Introducing SBDM: Your Storage Device Management Tool

by Hasan Dullaj

Just recently we launched the latest version of the Swissbit Device Manager (SBDM), our management tool for Swissbit storage solutions. In this blog post, Product Manager Hasan Dullaj provides a brief overview of features, advantages, and the new firmware update functionality.

Technology

28/02/2023

Application-Optimized SSDs: Life in the Digital Fast Lane

by Matthias Poppel

In their highly competitive market, data center operators need to adapt their storage equipment to match the application load as exactly as possible. This blog post shows how that can be accomplished and what cars in the fast lane have to do with it.

Technology

10/01/2023

4 reasons to use industrial 3D TLC NAND flash as pseudo-SLC

by Roger Griesemer

The ability to operate TLC in pseudo-SLC mode with one bit per cell continues to carve out a niche existence. However, for a vast number of applications the economic advantages of this configuration outweigh the disadvantages. We've compiled four arguments to consider.

Reasons to use 3D TLC NAND flash as pseudo-SLC
Technology

31/10/2022

Wrong Flash Storage: 5 main reasons for occurring issues

by Roger Griesemer

NAND Flash SSDs are generally accepted as standard and universal storage devices. Nevertheless, many things can go wrong if you don’t choose the right SSD for your application. Here are the main areas where damage may occur by using unsuited products.

Technology

16/08/2022

Flash Memory in the Era of the Software-Defined Car

by Martin Schreiber

The implementation of effective cyber security risk mitigation mechanisms as well as the functional split between hardware and software are major challenges for automotive OEMs. The Swissbit Automotive competence offers solution paths for both areas - and even more.

Flash Memory in the Era of the Software-Defined Car
Technology

30/06/2022

5 reasons why CFexpress is the future

by Roger Griesemer

Do you want to know, why does CFexpress have the potential to become the number 1 removable storage media for demanding industrial applications? We've compiled five arguments.

Advantages of CFexpress
Products & Solutions

01/03/2022

The secret of Swissbit product quality: Part II

by Lars Lust

After we’ve learned more about the intensive set of tests Swissbit performs before a product is released, the second part of this series is about the ongoing measures to maintain the product quality once volume production has started.

Product quality
Products & Solutions

25/02/2022

Plug-and-play security for drone footage

by Christian Prang

In this guest article, Christian Prang, Head of Sales and Technology at Droneparts, writes about his experiences with Swissbit's microSD card "iShield Camera" - and how police authorities benefit from the security solution.

droneparts - secure SD memory for surveillance drones
Products & Solutions

17/02/2022

The secret of Swissbit product quality: Part I

by Lars Lust

Have you ever wondered how we can meet the high demands placed on our products in industrial applications? This two-part blog post provides a detailed insight into our qualification testing procedures…

Product quality
Technology

14/12/2021

SATA vs. PCIe: Competition or Coexistence?

by Roger Griesemer

SATA is dead, long live PCIe! Wait a minute, it’s not that simple! Let's take a closer look at both interfaces and check where each of them can show their advantages.

SATA vs PCIe in comparison
Company News

02/12/2021

Swissbit North America Update: Westford, MA – our new home base

by Grady Lambert

In early 2022, Swissbit will relocate its North American HQ to Westford, Massachusetts. General Manager Grady Lambert explains what it's all about.

Swissbit North America Update: Westford, MA – our new home base
Products & Solutions

22/11/2021

The ultimate Swissbit product naming guide

by Martin Schreiber

Why are our products called S-45, X-600 or G-26? What does the letter-number combinations stand for and what is that all about? Time for a small guide!

Swissbit product names and product codes
Company News

21/09/2021

CEO Update 9/21: A roller coaster ride

by Silvio Muschter

Swissbit's CEO reviews the challenging conditions within the flash memory market – and reveals how Swissbit is dealing with the situation right now and into the future.

Silvio Muschter on 2021 and 2022 perspective
Products & Solutions

27/08/2021

Fiskalisierung: Updates für die Swissbit Cloud-TSE

by Christian Ullrich

[German TSE Special] Sicher, zertifiziert und jetzt noch flexibler: Swissbit Cloud-TSE ab sofort für mehr als 25 Betriebssysteme verfügbar und die beste Lösung für die wirklich gesetzeskonforme Umstellung von Kassensystemen!

Updates für die Swissbit Cloud-TSE
Products & Solutions

03/08/2021

New! Secure Boot Solution for Raspberry Pi now available for CM3+ and 4

by Christian Ullrich

Good news for all existing or new users of our secure boot solution for the Raspberry Pi. From now on, it also works with the versions CM3+ and 4.

Update Raspberry Pi CrUI
Technology

19/07/2021

Explained: Garbage Collection

by Tim Niggemeier

The clear up process of being able to release entire blocks in flash memory is called “garbage collection”. But how does it work?

How does garbage collection in NAND flash work?
Technology

18/07/2021

From CompactFlash to SD Express

by Roger Griesemer

Industrial memory cards over the course of time and what to look out for when you need to use them in industrial applications.

Evolution of Industrial Memory Cards from CompactFlash to SD Express
Technology

17/07/2021

Explained: “Bad Block” Management

by Tim Niggemeier

How do “bad blocks” occur in NAND flash and what do flash and storage medium manufacturers have to pay attention to during production in order to avoid early failures? Let's have a look!

How do bad blocks occur in NAND flash?
Company News

16/07/2021

Welcome to the Swissbit Blog!

by Silvio Muschter

Today we have two reasons to celebrate! Firstly, I have the honor of welcoming you to our brand new corporate blog with this very first post. From now on...

Welcome