View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Data
February 17, 2010

Aitech releases new SATA mass storage device

Twin programmable NAND Flash to provide combined capacity of 128GB

By CBR Staff Writer

Aitech Defense Systems, a manufacturer of open architecture electronic boards and subsystem level products for defense and aerospace applications, has released the M224, a single-width SATA mass storage PMC/XMC, which consumes a maximum of 4W current, and incorporates a thermal frame design for heat dissipation.

According to Aitech, the new M224 features all soldered components and integrates with host boards in harsh applications, such as program and variable data storage, detailed area moving maps with Red/Blue Force tracking, large databases, radar or sonar images as well as software programmable radio ELINT data and other graphical data.

In addition, its application integration is aided by the onboard PCIe and PCI-X controllers combined with the board’s MC/XMC connectors. The automatic detection circuitry configures the device for either PMC or XMC operation, enabling the board’s use in either application.

The company said, M224’s twin programmable NAND Flash provides a combined capacity of 128GB, and are each managed by their own quad-channel SSD controller that has built-in bad block management, auto-wear leveling and error correction. In addition, it is equipped with a pin routed to the device’s connectors for external write protection.

Content from our partners
Scan and deliver
GenAI cybersecurity: "A super-human analyst, with a brain the size of a planet."
Cloud, AI, and cyber security – highlights from DTX Manchester

The onboard RAID processing is set in the hardware to support RAID 0 (striping), 1 (mirroring) and JBOD (concatenation) modes on both Flash disks. The product is available in air-cooled and conduction-cooled versions in three levels of ruggedisation depending on shock, vibration and humidity requirements.

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.