Tag Archive: Flash Memory

How 50 Year Old Error Correction Code Gives SSD Flash Memory a Boost

For the uninitiated, low-density parity-check (LDPC) code is an error correction code (ECC) that is used to both detect and correct errors on data that is transmitted from one point to another. All ECC types include correction data, so when information is transmitted with errors, the receiver has enough information to fix the errors without having to ask the source for the data again.

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Samsung 3D Vertical NAND (V-NAND) Flash Memory Developed

Samsung 3D Vertical NAND (V-NAND) Flash Memory Developed By Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, today announced that it has begun mass producing the industry’s first three-dimensional 3D Vertical NAND (V-NAND) flash memory, which breaks through the current scaling limit for existing NAND flash technology. Achieving gains in …

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