SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AgigA Tech, Inc., a leading provider of high-speed, high-density, battery-free nonvolatile memory solutions and a subsidiary of Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY), today announced the production release of its AGIGARAM® family of JEDEC-compliant DDR4 NVDIMM-N solutions. The solutions join AgigA's market-leading, pre-JEDEC (or "Legacy") DDR4 NVDIMM products already in volume production to provide a broad portfolio of full turnkey module products and controller solutions that adhere to the recent publicly released JEDEC standards around NVDIMM-N solutions (JESD248 and JESD245A).
AgigA has 8GB and 16GB NVDIMM-N module solutions available today, with 32GB under development and slated for release later this year. AgigA also offers controller chipset solutions for OEM partners to develop their own branded NVDIMM-N products. The AGIGARAM family of chipsets are highly programmable, enabling them to support multiple NVDIMM-N requirements, including designs with or without data multiplexors, as well as NAND Flash solutions from various memory vendors. Additionally, AgigA provides a full line of PowerGEM® modules, the industry's most reliable battery-free energy solutions that provide power during data backup, supporting both AgigA and OEM NVDIMMs.
"AgigA Tech was the first to sample a DDR4 NVDIMM over two years ago, and we have since focused on perfecting and expanding our offerings while working with our key OEM partners," said Ron Sartore, president and CEO of AgigA Tech. "With the recent release of the JEDEC NVDIMM-N standards, this market is poised for significant growth in the coming years, with multiple market reports forecasting well over $1 billion by 2020."
The NVDIMM-N standard defined by JEDEC offers a new class of nonvolatile memory developed to meet the need for higher-performance persistent memory for enterprise-class storage and server applications, providing the low latency and nearly infinite endurance of DRAM, along with the non-volatility of Flash. Enterprise and data center applications were previously constrained by the higher latency of existing storage solutions such as SSDs, but they are now able to remove a significant system bottleneck with the deployment of NVDIMM-N solutions in their storage hierarchy. With the recent introduction of the JEDEC specifications, NVDIMM-N hardware and software integration just became much easier.
AgigA Tech Demonstration Sponsor at the 2017 Persistent Memory Summit
AgigA Tech will be showcasing its latest NVDIMM-N solutions as a Demonstration Sponsor at the 2017 Persistent Memory Summit to be held at the Westin San Jose hotel on January 18, 2017. Jeff Chang, AgigA's Vice President of Marketing and Business Development and the Co-Chair of the NVDIMM Special Interest Group, will be hosting a panel discussion at the summit entitled "Persistent Memory Adoption in Operating Systems" focusing on NVDIMM enablement within the OS ecosystem. Additional summit details can be found at http://www.snia.org/pm-summit.
About AgigA Tech, Inc.
Headquartered in San Diego, California, AgigA Tech is a leading developer of high-speed, high-density, battery-free non-volatile memory solutions, and an early pioneer in the development of NVDIMM technology. The company's flagship AGIGARAM product family represents a new class of non-volatile memory created to address the fundamental need for higher-density, higher-performance memory in enterprise-class applications. AGIGARAM integrates NAND Flash, DRAM and an ultracapacitor power source into an innovative, highly-reliable non-volatile memory subsystem that can deliver unlimited read/write performance at the fastest DRAM speeds, while also safely backing up all data when power is interrupted. AgigA Tech is a subsidiary of Cypress Semiconductor Corp. The company's products are available worldwide through the Cypress sales force and its distributor partners. More information on the company is available at www.agigatech.com.
Founded in 1982, Cypress is the leader in advanced embedded system solutions for the world's most innovative automotive, industrial, home automation and appliances, consumer electronics and medical products. Cypress's programmable systems-on-chip, general-purpose microcontrollers, analog ICs, wireless and USB-based connectivity solutions and reliable, high-performance memories help engineers design differentiated products and get them to market first. Cypress is committed to providing customers with the best support and engineering resources on the planet enabling innovators and out-of-the-box thinkers to disrupt markets and create new product categories in record time. To learn more, go to www.cypress.com.
AGIGA, AGIGARAM and PowerGEM are registered trademarks of AgigA Tech, Inc. Cypress and the Cypress logo are registered trademarks of Cypress Semiconductor Corp. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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