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Your Innovation, Our Memory

Emerging technologies require innovation on a whole new scale. See how we partner closely with our customers to gain unique insights about how we can optimize our memory solutions to enable your innovations—and help you change the world.

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Memory for Automotive

Memory for Automotive

Technology is reshaping the concept of driving. Automakers are developing countless new driver-assistance features and systems. See how Micron’s memory solutions are helping to enable these new supercomputing capabilities.

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About Micron

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For more than 30 years Micron has redefined innovation by designing, developing, and manufacturing some of the world’s most advanced technologies.

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Elpida is Now Micron

Elpida Is Now Micron

With the combined strength of our products, technology, and team members—our customers now have access to the broadest portfolio of best-in-class technology.

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Ultrabook™ devices and tablets to desktops and laptops, personal computing devices demand high performance in a tiny space. Our feature-rich SSDs and technical expertise make Micron the ideal source to help you maximize your design.
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Articles, Blogs, and Videos for Client SSD Storage

Once the FBI Has a Backdoor into Your Smartphone, Everyone Does

Read what Micron storage expert, Jon Tanguy, has to say about SEDs and backdoors in smartphones.

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SilverDraft Brings You Advanced Video Rendering with Micron SSDs

SilverDraft uses Micron SSDs to create a winning combination for filmmakers and video production professionals who need extreme performance technology.    Read the full ZDNet article

Transform Client Computing With Next-Generation M600 SSD

Micron’s M600 SATA SSD is built using our award-winning 16nm NAND Flash to provide our greatest advancement in client SSD technology yet.

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Not All SSDs Are Created Equal – Part 2: Keeping Data Safe With Reliable SSDs

In my last post , I talked about how we optimize solid state drive (SSD) performance by improving NAND Flash management. Today, let’s ...   Read the full blog post

M550 SSD

Deliver More Efficiency and Security with M550 SATA SSD

Our M550 drive is currently one of the fastest-performing SATA SSDs in the industry. It delivers higher performance, increased power savings to extend battery life, and advanced security features for personal computing and media devices—like ultrathins, tablets, notebooks, and PCs.

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Introducing the M.2 M500 SSD

Introducing Micron's new M500 SSD in the ultra-compact M.2 form factor which packs 480GB into a gum stick-sized module.

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Boost Your Mobile Computing Experience

Our M500 SSD is designed to meet the increasingly demanding needs of the mobile computing market. The M500 delivers strong performance, greatly reduces power consumption, and provides exceptional data protection features.

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Best Practices for SSD Performance Measurement

SSDs have pronounced write-history sensitivity, which means they have unique requirements for accurately measuring their performance. This technical brief documents how Micron measures enterprise SSD performance.

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Presentation (1)
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AddAccommodating Solid State Storage in Your Favorite OS: (PDF 2.12 MB)Data structure primer, FTL overview, SSD performance enablers, potential for improvement 12/2009
Product Flyer (6)
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AddClient Segment Flyer: (PDF 85.87 KB) Micron's memory and storage solutions are engineered to drive innovation and enable differentiation in this segment. 09/2014
AddM510 SATA SSD Product Brief: (PDF 273.35 KB) Micron’s M510 SATA SSD provides the performance and reliability of a proven Micron SSD platform. 03/2014
AddM550 SATA SSD Product Brief : (PDF 357.74 KB) Micron's M550 SATA solid state drive (SSD) provides exceptional performance and extremely low power consumption for personal computing devices. 03/2014
AddMicron M500 SSD Product Brief : (PDF 101.5 KB)Micron's M500 SSD meets the increasingly demanding needs of mobile computing 03/2013
AddC400 SSD Product Brief: (PDF 155.97 KB)C400 drives are client-focused hard drive replacements that provide dramatic improvements in power, performance, and reliability. 03/2013
AddC400 SED SSD Product Brief: (PDF 155.99 KB)Our C400 self-encrypting drive (SED) is a client-focused hard drive replacement that provides the same power, performance, and reliability as our standard C400 drive, but with the added data-security feature of hardware self-encryption. 03/2013
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AddTCO Ramifications of SSD Write Endurance : (PDF 161.54 KB) This paper explains when it is most economical to purchase a low-cost, lower-endurance SSD versus a more expensive, higher-endurance SSD. 10/2014
AddOptimized Client Computing With Dynamic Write Acceleration: (PDF 146.46 KB) Micron's new dynamic write accleration feature for SSDs delivers dramatic improvements in energy consumption and performance for client computing. 09/2014
AddSecurely Erasing Micron's SATA SSDs: (PDF 84.3 KB) Micron's SSDs provide very effective and efficient means to ensure that user data is securely erased from a data storage device. 07/2014
Technical Note (2)
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AddInstalling Micron M500, M510, M550 SEDs in Windows 8 and 8.1: (PDF 979.31 KB) This document explains proper installation of Windows 8.x BitLocker to help maximize performance and data security of Micron's M500, M510, and M550 SEDs. TN-FD-28 07/2014
AddM500 SSD SMART Attributes: (PDF 99.28 KB)This document provides an overview of the SMART parameters available with the Micron M500 SSD, firmware version MU02. TN-FD-19 08/2013
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AddHow Micron SSDs Handle Unexpected Power Loss: (PDF 357.41 KB) This paper discusses the data protection schemes employed by Micron's SSDs to protect against unexpected power loss. 10/2014
AddSSD Performance States: (PDF 300.95 KB)Discusses performance states for NAND-based SSDs and discusses performance measured as variability over time and amount of data written. 04/2011

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Automotive Solutions

With Micron, you don’t just get a memory supplier—you get a long-term partner with a complete portfolio of stable and reliable automotive solutions and the technical expertise to help optimize your design.

Data Center

Data centers are rapidly moving toward massive scale and efficiency—a transformation driven by virtualization, centralization, and cloud computing.

Emb

Today’s embedded systems are facing growing computational challenges. Our innovative memory solutions can help you deliver higher performance, efficiency, and reliability in your application.

Enterprise Storage

Made for the big demands of enterprise-class applications, our SSDs deliver high performance and reliability, superior data protection, and optimal endurance to support the enterprise infrastructure.

Mobile Memory Solutions

Our low-power memory enables you to provide advanced products that deliver the kind of rich, immersive mobile experience that users expect.

Networking Solutions

The mobility revolution continues to drive the exploding demand for networking bandwidth. We’re addressing this challenge with new memory solutions that deliver equally revolutionary results.

Supercomputing Memory

To support the sophisticated capabilities and rigorous requirements of high-performance supercomputing platforms, we offer best-in-class solutions that deliver power efficiency, performance, and reliability for critical workloads.

Ultrathin Solutions

If you’re designing an Ultrabook™ device, a convertible, or a tablet, we provide industry-leading solutions that enable the features consumers demand—instant-on response, fast application load times, longer battery life, and sleeker designs.

Enterprise Storage

Built to withstand the big demands of virtualized environments, our high-IOPS, low-latency SSDs can dramatically reduce storage bottlenecks and improve performance and efficiency in virtualized servers, applications, and desktops.