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Can Data Reduction Technology Substitute for TRIM in a SSD?

Can Data Reduction Technology Substitute for TRIM in a SSD? By Kent Smith, LSI Flash Components Division Senior Marketing Director Imagine a bathtub full of water and asking someone to empty the tub while you turn your back for a moment. When you look again and see the water is gone, do you just assume someone pulled …

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Could the Super Bowl power outage cause SSD data loss?

Could the Super Bowl power outage cause data loss on SSDs? By Kent Smith – senior director of marketing for LSI’s Flash Components Division Most people fully understand that electronics are useless without power, but what happens when devices lose power in the middle of operating? That answer is highly dependent on a number of variables …

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