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10/01/2023

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

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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.

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31/10/2022

Wrong Flash Storage: 5 main reasons for occurring issues

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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.

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16/08/2022

Flash Memory in the Era of the Software-Defined Car

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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
Flash Memory in the Era of the Software-Defined Car
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30/06/2022

5 reasons why CFexpress is the future

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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
Advantages of CFexpress
Technology

14/12/2021

SATA vs. PCIe: Competition or Coexistence?

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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
SATA vs PCIe in comparison
Technology

19/07/2021

Explained: Garbage Collection

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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?
How does garbage collection in NAND flash work?
Technology

18/07/2021

From CompactFlash to SD Express

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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
Evolution of Industrial Memory Cards from CompactFlash to SD Express
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17/07/2021

Explained: “Bad Block” Management

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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?
How do bad blocks occur in NAND flash?