SandForce was funded by DCM and Storm Ventures, two premier venture capital firms, along with multiple corporate investors that are leading storage OEMs. Founded in June of 2006, SandForce completed its Series A financing in April, 2007 and Series B financing in February, 2008.

SandForce Home: http://www.sandforce.com

DuraClass technology represents a set of NAND flash management features that work in tandem to deliver world-class SSD reliability, performance, and power efficiency that differentiate SandForce SSD Processors from standard flash controllers. It has announced its SF-1000 SSD (Solid State Drive) processor family, and it’s presenting itself as fully capable of supplying enterprise-class SSD controller functions better than any existing enterprise SSD product supplier such as Fusion-io, Intel, STEC, TMS, and Violin Memory.

The SandForce controller’s performance is stated to be 30,000 IOPS and 250MB/sec with either reading or writing of 4KB data blocks.

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SandForce Headquarters:

SandForce Inc.
12950 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone: (408) 864-0700
Fax: (408) 725-2994
Email: info@sandforce.com

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