S.M.A.R.T. (Self Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology, a.k.a. SMART) is a feature set defined by the ANSI ATA Specifications. The feature set consists of a set of commands which allow the host to retrieve information about the storage device's health status. This allows the user to know in advance impending device failures and act accordingly before the device actually fails.
Cactus Technologies is a NAND flash storage manufacturer which offers high quality, reliable products to industrial & OEM customers. This document describes the quality assurance and reliability programs that have been developed to achieve the quality objective and continual improvement of product capability, quality and reliability.
Know and understand the concepts and mathematical models for estimating the expected write endurance for Cactus Technologies industrial- grade flash storage products.
This white paper outlines some frequently asked questions regarding Cactus Technologies Industrial Grade Flash Storage Products.
Today's 4Xnm SLC NAND flash devices typically are guaranteed for 70,000 program/erase cycles.
Both PC Card and Compact Flash standards define a mode in which the card can operate as though it is a hard disk drive.
This application note outlines the requirements and procedures for OS installation and start up with Cactus flash- storage products.
Recently, there has been increasing interest to adopt the SD Card for usage in industrial environments also.
Using flash memory-based storage devices can be very helpful for the system to achieve high performance under these environmental constraints.
This white paper explains why OEM customers should consider using industrial- grade flash storage products from Cactus Technologies for reliable mass storage needs.