Feeds

VIA goes ATA-100

Take me to the South Bridge

  • alert
  • submit to reddit

Intelligent flash storage arrays

VIA Technologies is to support the ATA-100 hard disk drive interface in its new South Bridge chipsets.

The ATA-100 open standard, developed by Quantum, increases the burst data transfer rate of hard drives to a maximum 100MB per second. VIA, Intel and other disk manufacturers support the new, with ATA-100 products and systems expected to start shipping by the end of Q3.

"VIA was first to market with chipset support for the ATA-33 and ATA-66 disk drive interface standards, and we are proud to continue as a technology driver with support for Quantum's new ATA-100 standard," said Wen Chi Chen, president and CEO of VIA Technologies. ®

Related story

Maxtor go faster disks that aren't

Remote control for virtualized desktops

Whitepapers

Why cloud backup?
Combining the latest advancements in disk-based backup with secure, integrated, cloud technologies offer organizations fast and assured recovery of their critical enterprise data.
Forging a new future with identity relationship management
Learn about ForgeRock's next generation IRM platform and how it is designed to empower CEOS's and enterprises to engage with consumers.
High Performance for All
While HPC is not new, it has traditionally been seen as a specialist area – is it now geared up to meet more mainstream requirements?
Choosing a cloud hosting partner with confidence
Download Choosing a Cloud Hosting Provider with Confidence to learn more about cloud computing - the new opportunities and new security challenges.
Storage capacity and performance optimization at Mizuno USA
Mizuno USA turn to Tegile storage technology to solve both their SAN and backup issues.