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NEWS AND VIEWS FOR NOVEMBER 29, 2011

Welcome to our collection of news and reviews from around the web! If you are a technology website and would like us to post your hardware reviews, please contact us (top right) and leave a message. We would be glad to post a link to your news! CHASSIS BitFenix Merc Alpha PC Case Review @ Real World Labs Cooler Master …

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STEC ZeusIOPS XE SSD Claims Industry’s Highest Endurance MLC Flash Based SSD

Arguably the second most important reason for choosing solid-state drives over tradition hard drives is data reliability. You can practically rest assured that an SSD will keep your data intact, but there are examples where consistency does not always hold true. An SSD, while more enduring, can malfunction in the same fashion as a regular hard drive. Thankfully, The SSD …

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BiTMICRO Announces 400,000 IOP SSD Controller!

Full Speed Ahead with the Integration of BiTMICROs Next Generation of Solid State Drive Controllers BiTMICRO has announced a new line of SSD controllers that will enable capacities up to 5TB of capacity per SSD, and an amazing 400,000 IOPs per device. Utilizing a multi-core SSD controller integrated with multiple embedded processors, this will allow some stunning performance from a …

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NEWS AND VIEWS FOR NOVEMBER 27, 2011

Welcome to our collection of news and reviews from around the web! If you are a technology website and would like us to post your hardware reviews, please contact us (top right) and leave a message. We would be glad to post a link to your news! CHASSIS BitFenix Merc Alpha Mid Tower Chassis Review @ Tweak Town NZXT Tempest …

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The SSD Review Mega SSD Giveaway! – TWO WON!

WE HAVE GONE NUTS!!!!  We could be giving away three SSDs in a week with the largest being 240GB!  We will be giving away the first by tonight at midnight! Become a member of The SSD Review Forums and get a chance to win one of three SSDs to be drawn between now and next Friday. Check out the contest …

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NEWS AND VIEWS FOR NOVEMBER 24, 2011

Welcome to our collection of news and reviews from around the web!  The SSD Review is running a Black Friday SSD Giveaway, check it out. Great opportunity for those who may be wanting to ‘check’ into the SSD world. If you are a technology website and would like us to post your hardware reviews, please contact us (top right) and …

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Samsung 830 Series 64GB SSD – TWENTY DOLLARS!

If this sounds like it is too good to be true, think again because it is not.  This is the lowest price we have seen an SSD package to date. The sale is on RIGHT NOW at NewEgg.Com and consists of the Samsung 830 Series SATA 3 64GB SSD which would normally retail at $129.99.  Included in the package is …

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Patriot Pyro SE 240GB SSD Review

Our report today is going to examine the Patriot Pyro SE SATA 3 SSD. The Patriot Pyro SE (Special Edition) is the big brother of the Patriot Pyro SSD that we reviewed a few months back. The difference between the Pyro and the Pyro SE is that the Pyro SE that we are reviewing today utilizes premium synchronous NAND flash …

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Phase Change Memory (PCM) Explored as NAND Replacement in SSDs

TechTarget put out an interesting read on new technologies that will either supplement, or replace, flash memory. Long under development with some iterations of SSDs as soon as the late 70’s, these types of accelerated storage solutions can take quite some time to develop. One could say that the glacial pace of advances is about as fast as an HDD….however, …

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NEWS AND VIEWS FOR NOVEMBER 23, 2011

Welcome to our collection of news and reviews from around the web! If you are a technology website and would like us to post your hardware reviews, please contact us (top right) and leave a message. We would be glad to post a link to your news! CHASSIS Thermaltake V9 BlacX Edition PC Case Review @ RWLABS Rosewill Blackhawk Ultra …

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OCZ Octane SATA 3 512GB SSD Review

Our review today will be a long awaited look at the OCZ Octane 6Gbps 512GB SSD. Eight months ago, OCZ bought Indilinx with full intention of spreading their wings in the development of their own proprietary controller based on the Indlinx Everest design.  OCZ has spoken of higher incompressible data performance, quicker disk access as well as better sustained write …

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Versant and Kove Partnership Announcement

Versant and Kove recently announced their strategic partnership and stated that moving forward will benefit both companies as well as their customers. We held a phone interview with Robert Greene, the Vice President of Technology at Versant, and Jim Hetherington, Director of Business Development at Kove, to flesh out some of the advantages of this new strategic partnership. IDC predicts …

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NEWS AND VIEWS FOR NOVEMBER 22, 2011

Welcome to our collection of news and reviews from around the web!  If you are a technology website and would like us to post your hardware reviews, please contact us (top right) and leave a message. We would be glad to post a link to your news! CHASSIS Antec Eleven Hundred Computer Case @ Benchmark Reviews Antec Eleven Hundred Case …

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