Marvell buys Cavium
Published in Processors
20 November 2017

Marvell buys Cavium

Late consolidation

Chipmaker Marvell is going to buy smaller rival Cavium in a deal valued at about $6 billion.

Micron unveils 5100 series enterprise SSDs
Published in Memory

SATA interface and 3D TLC NAND

Micron has unveiled its newest 5100 series enterprise SSDs that will feature a SATA interface and be based on 3D TLC NAND, aiming at servers and data centers.

Kingston starts shipping new UV400 SSD series
Published in Memory

Marvell controller with TLC NAND

Kingston Digital, the flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, has announced that it has started to ship its new "ultra value" UV400 SSD series.

Marvell bakes Alaska
Published in Network
27 October 2015

Marvell bakes Alaska

Dual port 100 Gbps Ethernet PHY transceiver

Marvell today announced its integrated dual port 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps) Ethernet PHY transceiver based around the IEEE 802.3bj standard.

Chromecast 2 has dual ARM Cortex-A7
Published in Wearables

Marvell ARMADA 1500 inside

Chromecast 2 has been released and has learned a few new tricks including better 802.11ac WiFi and overall faster performance. It also has a dual core processor instead of single core.

8 × ARM Cortex A53 for phones and tablets

SATA 6Gbps interface and 15nm NAND support

Support for SATA Express, coming in Q4

Has to pay $1.54 billion

5-mode LTE modem in tow