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Military Quality, Enterprise Speed

Innovation is one of the keys to the success at BiTMICRO®. The company has been actively involved with research and development projects in the solid state storage (SSD) industry for about 20 years and has accumulated over 40 registered patents and many products. BiTMICRO has a reputation for exceeding the extreme reliability requirements of the military as well as the capacity and performance needs of the enterprise market. Through the MAXio®, E-Disk® Altima™, and Ace Drive™ SSD product lines, military, industrial, and enterprise needs are met with the highest standards.

The BiTMICRO products are protected by one or more of the following patents:

BiTMICRO E-Disk Altima Product Patents
US Issued Patents
Patent NoTitle
5822251Expandable Flash-Memory Mass-Storage using Shared Buddy Lines and Intermediate Flash-Bus between Device-Specific Buffers and Flash-Intelligent DMA Controllers
5956743Transparent Management at Host Interface of Flash-Memory Overhead-Bytes Using Flash-Specific DMA Having Programmable Processor-Interrupt of High-Level Operations
6000006Unified Re-Map and Cache-Index Table with Dual Write-Counters for Wear-Leveling of Non-Volatile Flash RAM Mass Storage
6317330Printed Circuit Board Assembly
6496939Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer System in the Event of a Power Failure
6529416Parallel Erase Operations in Memory Systems
6744635Removable Visual Indication Structure for a Printed Circuit Board
6757845Method and Apparatus for Testing a Storage Device
6970890Method and Apparatus for Data Recovery
7506098Optimized Placement Policy for Solid State Storage Devices
7826243Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage Devices
8010740Optimizing Memory Operations in an Electronic Storage Device
8093103Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage Devices
8447908Multilevel Memory Bus System For Solid-State Mass Storage
8560804Reducing Erase Cycles in an Electronic Storage Device that uses at least One Erase-Limited Memory Device
8665601Solid State Drive with Improved Enclosure Assembly
8788725Multilevel Memory Bus System For Solid-State Mass Storage
9099187Reducing Erase Cycles in an Electronic Storage Device that uses at least One Erase-Limited Memory Device
9372755Adaptive Power Cycle Sequences For Data Recovery
9484103Electronic Storage Device
9552848Solid State Drive with Improved Enclosure Assembly
BiTMICRO E-Disk Altima Product Patents
Internationally Issued Patents
Patent NoTitleCountry
151278Printed Circuit Board AssemblyIsrael
2388496Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer SystemCanada
4397143Printed Circuit Board AssemblyJapan
CN 1423917Printed Circuit Board AssemblyChina
I 420307Optimized Placement Policy for Solid State Storage Devices Taiwan
I228211Printed Circuit Board AssemblyTaiwan
I540430 Method For Data StorageTaiwan
TW 556075Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer System in the Event of a Power FailureTaiwan
I332701Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage DevicesTaiwan
CN101375391 BMultiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage DevicesChina
10-1391068
Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage Devices
Korea
5745730Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage DevicesJapan
5859181
Multiple Chip Module and Package Stacking Method For Storage Devices
Japan
BiTMICRO MAXio Product Patents
US Issued Patents
 Patent NoTitle
5822251Expandable Flash-Memory Mass-Storage using Shared Buddy Lines and Intermediate Flash-Bus between Device-Specific Buffers and Flash-Intelligent DMA Controllers
5956743Transparent Management at Host Interface of Flash-Memory Overhead-Bytes Using Flash-Specific DMA Having Programmable Processor-Interrupt of High-Level Operations
6757845Method and Apparatus for Testing a Storage Device
7506098Optimized Placement Policy for Solid State Storage Devices
7620748Hardware Assisted Non-Volatile Memory-To-Input/Output Direct Memory Access (DMA) Transfer
8447908Multilevel Memory Bus System For Solid-State Mass Storage
8010740Optimizing Memory Operations in an Electronic Storage Device
8560804Reducing Erase Cycles in an Electronic Storage Device that uses at least One Erase-Limited Memory Device
8788725Multilevel Memory Bus System For Solid-State Mass Storage
9043669Distributed ECC Engine for Storage Media
9099187Reducing Erase Cycles in an Electronic Storage Device that uses at least One Erase-Limited Memory Device
9372755Adaptive Power Cycle Sequences For Data Recovery
9400617Hardware-Assisted DMA Transfer With Dependence Table Configured To Permit - In Parallel - Data Drain From Cache Without Processor Intervention When Filled Or Drained
9423457Self test solution for delay locked loops
9484103Electronic Storage Device
9501436Multi-Level Message Passing Descriptor
9672178Bit-mapped DMA Transfer With Dependency Table Configured to Monitor Status So That A Processor Is Not Rendered As A Bottleneck In A System
BiTMICRO MAXio Product Patents (int)
Internationally Issued Patents
Patent NoTitleCountry
I 420307Optimized Placement Policy for Solid State Storage Devices Taiwan
I540430 Method For Data StorageTaiwan
BiTMICRO Ace Drive II Product Patents
US Issued Patents
Patent NoTitle
6529416Parallel Erase Operations in Memory Systems
6496939Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer System in the Event of a Power Failure
9135190Multi-Profile Memory Controller for Computing Devices
BiTMICRO Ace Drive II Product Patents
Internationally Issued Patents
Patent NoTitleCountry
TW 556075Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer System in the Event of a Power FailureTaiwan
2388496Method and System for Controlling Data in a Computer System in the Event of a Power FailureCanada
Additional BiTMICRO Patents
US Issued Patents
Patent NoTitle
6981070Network Storage Device Having Solid State Non-Volatile Memory
7613876Hybrid Multi-Tiered Caching Storage System
7716389Direct Memory Access Controller with Encryption and Decryption for Non-blocking High Bandwidth IO Transactions
7729370Apparatus for Networking Devices having Fibre Channel Node Functionality
8032700Hybrid Multi-Tiered Caching Storage System
8165301Input-Output Device and Storage Controller Handshake Protocol Using Key Exchange for Data Security
8959307Reduced Latency Memory Transactions in Storage Devices
9430386Multi-leveled cache management in a hybrid storage system
9720603IOC To IOC Distributed Caching Architecture
9734067Write Buffering
Additional BiTMICRO Patents
Internationally Issued Patents
Patent NoTitleCountry
I438628Hybrid Multi-Tiered Caching Storage SystemTaiwan