nonvolatile memory


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nonvolatile memory

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(Computer Science) computing computer memory that can retain stored information even when not powered, for example read-only memory
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a leading provider of embedded nonvolatile memory solutions, and United Microelectronics Corporation ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that UMC licensed Cypress s SONOS (Silicon Oxide Nitride Oxide Silicon) embedded Flash memory intellectual property (IP) for the 55-nanometer process technology node.
Adesto Technologies and Nordion have announced the successful completion of gamma irradiation testing of Adesto's CBRAM nonvolatile memory products.
Nonvolatile memory design; magnetic, resistive, and phase change.
But now a research team from North Carolina State University has developed a single "unified" device that can perform both volatile and nonvolatile memory operation and may be used in the main memory.
Nonvolatile memory systems, in which data remain intact even when the power is off, are widespread as the magnetic-disk drives of computers.
All data written to the FRAM memory is immediately nonvolatile, without the delays often associated with older nonvolatile memory technologies.
The Air Force Research Laboratory's Space Vehicles Directorate is researching the potential of an inexpensive, nonvolatile memory device that is virtually impervious to radiation damage, NASA reports.
F-RAM is the industry's lowest-power nonvolatile memory, complementing Cypress's nonvolatile static random access memories (nvSRAMs), which are the world's fastest.
Areas explored include embedded flash memory and the challenges in achieving automotive- temperature operation, nano-particle nonvolatile memory devices, resistance switching nonvolatile memory devices, advances in materials and devices for capacitor-type and ferroelectric-gate memory, materials for phase-change and resistance switching memories, and progress towards magnetic memory cells integrated at the silicon device level.
Nonvolatile memory, such as hard disks, takes longer to access.
Serial Number--a writeable 64-bit nonvolatile memory block that can be locked by the user once the serial number is set.
Numonyx is a leading nonvolatile memory solutions provider.