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Innodisk: Industrial Embedded SATA SSD

Innodisk, a Taiwan-based developer of industrial-embedded flash and DRAM storage technologies for commercial and industrial applications, in June unveiled what it called the world's first industrial embedded SATA SSD.

The device, dubbed the nanoSSD, can be incorporated into a wide variety of applications where a small form-factor and high transfer rates are important, including industrial mobile devices, embedded systems, tablet PCs, high-end smart phones, and Ultrabooks.

The nanoSSD measures just 16 x 20 x 2 mm and weighs only 1.5 grams. However, it features SATA III support along with read speeds of 480 MB per second and write speeds of 175 MB per second. Capacities range from 4 GB to 64 GB.