3U VPX flash rugged solid state drive for data storage in military applications introduced by Curtiss-Wright
DAYTON, Ohio, 14 June 2011. Curtiss-Wright Controls Electronic Systems in Dayton, Ohio, is introducing the 3U VPX Flash Storage Module (VPX3-1TB) rugged solid state drive for space-, weight-, and power (SWaP)-constrained military applications. The VPX3-1TB SATA storage card has 1 Terabyte of SLC NAND flash memory, can be configured as a JBOD or RAID, and provides NIST-certified 256-bit AES data encryption. This conduction-cooled module is available in military ruggedization configurations, including Levels 100 and 200.
Features include 28 percent over-provisioning to enhance storage endurance; 160 megabyte-per-second RAID0 performance or 100 megabytes per second per port JBOD; interoperability with Windows, Linux, or VxWorks software operating systems; RS-232 or I2C host management; and tool-less wedgelocks.
For more information contact Curtiss-Wright Controls Electronic Systems online at www.cwcelectronicsystems.com.