OCZ Unveils SLC-based Vertex EX SSD For Servers

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OCZ today unveiled Vertex EX 2.5” SSDs available in capacities of 60GB and 120GB for server environments and enterprise applications. These next-generation drives comes with 64MB onboard cache and feature speeds up to a 260MB/s read, 210MB/s write and 100MB/s sustained write.

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OCZ today unveiled Vertex EX 2.5” SSDs available in capacities of 60GB and 120GB for server environments and enterprise applications. These next-generation drives comes with 64MB onboard cache and feature speeds up to a 260MB/s read, 210MB/s write and 100MB/s sustained write.

Official Press Release :

San Jose, Calif.—April 19, 2009—OCZ Technology Group, Inc., a worldwide leader in innovative, ultra-high performance and high reliability memory and computer components, today unveiled OCZ Vertex EX 2.5” Solid State Drives that is designed to meet the stringent demands of server environments and enterprise applications. These new premium offerings are the pinnacle storage option excelling in performance, reliability, and power consumption that offer professionals and enthusiasts an unparalleled computing experience.

“The advantages of SSD’s over traditional hard disc drives including performance, reliability, no cooling requirements, and lower power consumption, are all highly beneficial to enterprise applications and enthusiast consumers looking for the ultimate storage solution,” commented Alex Mei, CMO of the OCZ Technology Group. “The new OCZ Vertex EX is designed to deliver unparalleled performance and reliability, featuring the latest-generation architecture and SATA interface utilizing single-level cell NAND flash memory for unmatched overall system responsiveness and stability for enterprise grade server solutions.”

Offering a server-class storage upgrade from traditional hard disc drives, OCZ Vertex EX SSDs have a compact form factor and no moving parts resulting in a quiet storage solution with significantly higher performance. For crowded server environments, the OCZ Vertex EX SSDs offer space and cost-savings with a compact form factor that use significantly less power thanks to the benefits of high-quality flash-based storage.

OCZ continues to expand its reach to all areas of computing interests and system preferences by going beyond the enthusiast PC to professional server and workstations. Building on the advantages of SLC flash-based storage, the OCZ Vertex Series EX is the result of the latest breakthroughs in SSD technology, delivering incredible performance that translates to professional-class data storage enthusiasts have come to expect from OCZ’s premium Solid State Drive offerings. These next-generation drives feature speeds up to a 260MB/s read and 210MB/s, while delivering lowered power consumption, increased responsiveness and data access, and superior durability compared to conventional hard drives. Initially available in capacities of 60GB and 120GB, Vertex EX offers ample room to create the ideal storage array for all your data.

Specifications

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  • Available in 60GB and 120GB capacities
  • 64MB Onboard Cache       
  • Seek Time: <.1ms       
  • Slim 2.5″ Design       
  • 99.8 x 69.63 x 9.3mm       
  • Lightweight 77g       
  • Operating Temp: 0C ~ 70C      
  • Storage Temp: -45C ~ +85C Low Power Consumption: : 2W operation, .5W standby       
  • Shock Resistant 1500G       
  • RAID Support       
  • MTBF 1.5 million hours       
  • 2 year warranty       
  • OS Compatibility: Windows XP 32/64, Vista 32/64, Windows 7 32/64, Mac OS X 10 and Above
  • 60GB Max Performance       
    Read: Up to 260 MB/s       
    Write: Up to 200MB/s       
    Sustained Write: Up to 100MB/s
  • 20GB Max Performance       
    Read: Up to 260 MB/s       
    Write: Up to 210MB/s       
    Sustained Write: Up to 100MB/s

Part Numbers      

  • 60GB – OCZSSD2-1VTXEX60G
  • 120GB- OCZSSD2-1VTXEX120G