Items tagged with Vertex 4

OCZ today is throwing Vertex 4 solid state drive (SSD) owners a bone with release candidate firmware v1.4RC, which "dramatically improves" performance, the company said. And by that, OCZ means it nearly doubles the sequential write performance for lower capacity models and boosts sequential read performance at low queue depths. General performance is improved too, OCZ says. Here's a look at how it breaks down when applying the new firmware: 128GB Max Read: 535MB/s --> 550MB/s 128GB Max Write: 200MB/s --> 420MB/s 256GB Max Read: 535MB/s --> 550MB/s 256GB Max Write: 380MB/s --> 465MB/s... Read more...
Few companies are as active in the solid state drive (SSD) space as OCZ, and so it makes perfect sense that it will use the upcoming CeBIT tradeshow in Hannover, Germany to showcase client and enterprise SSDs, including its soon-to-be-released Vertex 4 SSD Series. That means waiting a few more days for the full scoop, but in the meantime, we can tell you that Vertex 4 will sport a SATA 6Gbps interface built around the Indilinx Everest 2 platform. OCZ says you can expect "industry-leading performance and superior data management for all file types and sizes" with Vertex 4. OCZ, if you recall, acquired... Read more...