Embedded storage management 101 – a glossary

Embedded data storage management is filled with technical terms that can make your head spin if you’re not familiar…

NAND vs NOR flash memory: an embedded developer’s guide to choosing

Careful consideration of the differing capabilities of NAND and NOR flash memory, the specific needs of the use case,…

What is write amplification, why is it bad, and what causes it?

Write amplification happens when data written to the flash is multiplied on the flash media, reducing the device…

Help! Why are my embedded devices failing?

When devices fail, the problems can be numerous. In conversations with the embedded OEMs we work with, a common issue…

Automotive flash – what’s the real lifetime?

Flash memory is useful, but it doesn’t last forever. The process of writing and erasing onto the memory chip degrades…

The nuts & bolts of secure erase

When we remove critical data from our embedded devices using standard means, the data doesn’t fully disappear. Specific…

What is secure erase?

Embedded devices today store a wide variety of data. You would be forgiven for thinking that when data is removed from…

Comparing protocols for USB devices – which one’s more significant?

Universal Serial Bus (USB) is a commonly used interface for transferring data between devices. To achieve that…

Examining Container Storage Interface (CSI) support for Fusion File Share by Tuxera in Kubernetes

Fusion File Share by Tuxera is an SMB solution that emphasizes high reliability, scalability, and performance. One of…

Tuxera first to bring SMB compression feature to Linux environments

The new feature enables enterprises and storage-hosting providers to transfer files over networks with far greater…