Samsung Begins Mass Production of Data Center SSD Customized for Hyperscale Environments

By Benzinga11 days ago


Industry-first data center SSD that is compliant with the latest OCP standards

Offers superior performance, power efficiency and reliability, as well as additional security to handle enterprise workloads

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, today announced that it has begun mass producing its most advanced line of data center SSDs, the PM9A3 E1.S.

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Samsung begins mass production of its PM9A3 SSD. (Photo: Business Wire)

The new PM9A3 fully complies with the Open Compute Project (OCP) NVMe Cloud SSD Specification to satisfy the rigorous demands of enterprise workloads. Defined by leading data center providers including Facebook, the OCP Specification is a set of unified interoperable standards, enabling SSD vendors to work toward next-generation storage designs with much more effectiveness.

“Wider 5G deployment and accelerating growth in IoT devices are fueling a hyperconnected lifestyle, driving the demand for more sophisticated hyperscale data centers,“ said Cheolmin Park, vice president of Memory ...

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