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KIOXIA Highlights Additions to Data Center and Enterprise SSD Portfolio at 2023 OCP Global Summit 

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 18, 2023 -- KIOXIA America, Inc. is at the Open Compute Project (OCP) Global Summit this week to highlight its extensive data center and enterprise solid state drive (SSD) portfolio, including next-generation Enterprise and Data Center Standard Form Factor (EDSFF) E1.S SSDs for hyperscale data centers, Software-Enabled Flash technology, and PCIe 5.0 SSDs.

KIOXIA continues to spearhead advancements in flash memory technology and is committed to propelling the industry toward a future defined by enhanced efficiency, unwavering reliability, heightened security, and unparalleled performance in enterprise and hyperscale data centers. The company’s participation in the OCP Global Summit opens opportunities for direct connection and collaboration with customers focused on the same goals.

"Whether it’s increasingly dynamic workloads or more data-intensive technologies, today’s businesses are facing many challenges – and we’re here to be part of the solution,” said Neville Ichhaporia, senior vice president and general manager of the KIOXIA SSD Business Unit. “On our journey with the Open Compute Project community, we have witnessed first hand the commitment that this growing alliance of companies has to collaborative innovation. These united efforts will shape the data center landscape for years to come.”

KIOXIA offers a broad portfolio of products, including SSDs for client PCs, data center, hyperscale, high-end servers and storage systems. Demonstrations will be given in the KIOXIA booth #A34 on the show floor at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center from October 17 – 19 and will include:

  • KIOXIA XD7P Series EDSFF E1.S SSDs: KIOXIA E1.S drives will be shown running a RocksDB workload, showcasing high throughput and low latency.
  • KIOXIA LD2-L Series E1.L SSDs Running High Throughput FIO: Showcasing the extreme density of 960 terabytes in a single rack unit. FIO workload showing sequential read workload to highlight performance. Maximum throughput from 32 SSDs tops 100 gigabytes/s of sequential read.
  • KIOXIA CD8P Series U.2 Data Center NVMe SSDs: The KIOXIA CD8P Series SSD is one of the first data center class PCIe 5.0 SSDs coming to the market. Providing high performance at a reasonable cost for data center workloads, the KIOXIA CD8P Series can be used to rapidly access large data sets used by cloud and data center providers.
  • Software-Enabled Flash: KIOXIA will be showcasing the first software-defined flash storage hardware device in an E1.L form factor supporting the Linux Foundation Software-Enabled Flash Project.

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About KIOXIA America, Inc.

KIOXIA America, Inc. is the U.S.-based subsidiary of KIOXIA Corporation, a leading worldwide supplier of flash memory and solid-state drives (SSDs). From the invention of flash memory to today’s breakthrough BiCS FLASH 3D technology, KIOXIA continues to pioneer innovative memory, SSD and software solutions that enrich people's lives and expand society's horizons. The company's innovative 3D flash memory technology, BiCS FLASH, is shaping the future of storage in high-density applications, including advanced smartphones, PCs, SSDs, automotive, and data centers. For more information, please visit

Source: KIOXIA