Samsung introduces 15.36 TB Storage system

Samsung SSD

Samsung announced that it will start shipping the worlds largest solid state drive, also known as the PM1633a.

Samsung’s 15.36 TB storage system is based on a 12Gb/s Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, which is basically used in enterprise storage systems. 16.36 TB of storage is basically done by combining 512 of Samsung’s 256GB V-NAND memory chips. The 256 GB dies are stacked in 16 layers to form 512 GB and has a total of 32 NAND flash drives in the 15.36 TB storage.

Jung-bae Lee, Senior Vice President, Memory Product Planning and Application Engineering Team, Samsung Electronics said

“To satisfy an increasing market need for ultra-high-capacity SAS SSDs from leading enterprise storage system manufacturers, we are directing our best efforts toward meeting our customers’ SSD requests,”

Source: Samsung Newsroom




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