TrendForce predicts that enterprise SSDs will experience a 15% price hike in the upcoming quarter, with signs of price correction sometimes towards the end of 2021.
Chinese vendor Asgard has launched its new AN4 PCIe 4.0 SSD with YMTC's 128-layer 3D TLC NAND chips.
The new Silverstone Raven RVS03 M.2 enclosure supports both NVME and SATA M.2 SSDS with transfer speeds up to 10Gbps.
Western Digital has released new firmware for the WD Black SN850 to recover the lost performance when connected to the AMD X570 chipset.
Icy Dock presents a 24 drive solution ideal for workstation PCs, gaming rigs, home servers, and data centers that require high IOPS, high capacity, and low latency storage access.
Backblaze's calculations indicate that farming Chia at scale wouldn't be profitable even with essentially no operating costs.
NGD System's Computational Storage Drives are available in capacities up to 32TB and promise "set-it-and-forget-it" Chia plotting and farming.
The Chia cryptomining craze has waned, but high-capacity HDDs are still scarce and prices are still high.