Solid State Drives
Solid State Drives Overview
What are Solid State Drives?Solid State Drives (SSD) are more expensive than more commonly used disk drives but have no moving parts (thus experiences less wear and are physically more stable and robust against damage), are silent, and have faster access time and less latency (i.e. enjoy better performance) to offset the cost.
Solid State Drives Products
Western Digital offers solid state drives.
SanDisk solid state drives are available and supported by Western Digital since the 2016 acquisition.
Intel offers solid state drives.
IBM offers solid state drives.
Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (HGST), a wholly owned subsidiary of Western Digital since 2012, offers solid state drives (SSDs).