Phase Change Memory Products Tout High Performance, Endurance for Embedded Apps
Fri, 04/30/2010 - 8:04am
Numonyx B.V. introduced a set of products based on the new class of memory technology called phase change memory (PCM). The devices are asserted to deliver higher performance, endurance and simplicity for wired and wireless communications, consumer electronics, PCs, and other embedded applications. These PCM products blend many attributes associated with flash memory, as well as RAM and EEPROM, while delivering new capabilities in a single device. Introduced as the Numonyx Omneo PCM, these products promise up to 300 times faster write speeds and ten times more write endurance than today’s flash memory, according to the company.