Santa Clara, California (August 9, 2017) – Marvell (NASDAQ:MRVL), a leader in storage, networking, and connectivity semiconductor solutions, continues to accelerate its leading position in the merchant market for solid-state drive (SSD) controller devices. Marvell is proud to announce that its 88SS1074 SATA SSD controller has surpassed 50 million unit total shipments in just 18 months, representing year to date, year over year growth of 385% and outpacing market growth for this category. This significant milestone underscores Marvell’s close working relationships with leading SSD manufacturers, server and storage original equipment makers (OEMs) and cloud data center operators to help develop these solutions with leading performance, endurance and reliability for retail, client, enterprise and data center applications.
Solid state data storage is forecasted to continue its rapid growth and Marvell is well positioned to enable this trend. According to the analyst firm, Gartner, the Mainstream PC-Grade SSD Units market is expected to see a compound annual growth rate of more than 20% from 2016-20211. Building on its legacy of more than 20 years’ experience in storage hard disk drive (HDD) controller technology, complex system-level system-on-chip (SoC) design, advanced error correction algorithms, and low-power architectures, Marvell brings a unique set of capabilities and technologies to address the increasing demands required to enable future SSD solutions with next generations of 3D and QLC NAND technology. In addition, Marvell has recently developed a set of robust, full turnkey (FTK) SSD controller solutions for multiple new generations of NAND components and SSD features to help accelerate the time to market for customers.
Marvell has been investing in SSD controllers since 2007, and released its first SSD controller in 2009. Marvell is now on its fifth generation of SATA-based controllers and its fourth generation of PCIe®-based ones. Marvell’s decades of research and development, coupled with its culture of innovation, has resulted in a robust IP portfolio of over 1400 storage patents granted and approximately 200 pending.
Marvell is showcasing its next-generation architecture solutions for client, industrial, automotive, cloud and enterprise applications, including its latest SSD controllers, at the Flash Memory Summit 2017 in Santa Clara, Calif. from August 8-10. Scott Furey, associate vice president of Marvell’s Enterprise Storage Business Unit, will present a conference keynote today from 2:40-3:10 p.m. on “Using Arm®-Based Processing for Efficient Hyperscale Storage.”
For further information on Marvell’s storage solutions, please visit: http://www.marvell.com/storage
Marvell率先以超出想象的速度传输信息，为数字存储行业带来全新变革。 Today, that same breakthrough innovation remains at the heart of the company's storage, networking and connectivity solutions. 凭借排名靠前的知识产权和深厚的系统级知识，Marvell 的半导体解决方案不断使企业、云、汽车、工业和消费类市场发生改变。 To learn more, visit: www.marvell.com