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Leading provider of memory to electronic manufacturing services and solutions companies COTS

Leading provider of memory to electronic manufacturing services and solutions companies

Partner with PCcardsDirect for your NAND Flash memory

Offering over 15 years of NAND Flash experience the experts at PCcardsDirect are poised to assist you with your current, future, and replacement card needs.

PCcardsDirect offers:

  • Controlled bill of material (BOM)
  • SLC technolgoy
  • Shock resistance
  • Vibration resistance
  • High reliability & endurance through wear leveling algorithms
  • Wide temperature ratings of -40°C~+85°C
  • Long product life cycles
  • Private labeling

Complete Customer Service: Pre-Sales, Sales, and Post-Sales

Our solid state drive (SSD) solutions can be found in:

  • Communication and Networking devices
  • Embedded Industrial Computer systems
  • Gaming machines
  • Test and Measurement equipment
  • Medical devices
  • Transportation / Automotive

Working with your engineering team our engineers ensure we develop, produce and test the best possible solution to our customers.  Offering the latest in form factor, storage capacity, interface and short production cycles.

Unlike some B2B companies we pride ourselves on short lead times on custom developed solutions.  In some cases able to deliver the final product in as little as 2 weeks.  An additional benefit is our company is located in the USA to allow for rapid response time to our US based customers.

Feature Set

Over the past 15 years we have developed and offered the latest industrial wide temperature SLC NAND flash memory solutions available on the market:

  • Wide Temperature support for all SLC flash products (-40°C~+85°C)
  • Low Power Consumption as little as 3.3V
  • Advanced Wear Leveling Algorithms for increased life and reduced down-time
  • Shock and Vibration tested to 2000G and 15G respectively (Compact Flash)
  • Offering Conformal Coating of components to protect against harsh environmental conditions

We provide our customers with varying combinations of the following services:

  • Integrated design and engineering
  • Component selection, sourcing and procurement
  • Design and implementation of product testing
  • Global Just-In-Time shipping options (JIT)
  • Direct order fulfillment and configure to order
  • Aftermarket services, Brake-Fix, Legacy support for components

Form factors we offer include:

  1. Compact Flash
  3. CFast
  4. 1.8″ and 2.5″ IDE and SATA drives
  5. 40 and 44 pin vertical drives
  6. MHD Mini SATA disks
  7. SHD Half Slim SATA disks
  8. Secure Digital SD cards
  9. SLC USB

All available in both SLC industrial wide temperature -40°C~+85°C as well as, MLC commercial temperature 0°C~+70°C.  Configuration mode setting include

  • PIO
  • UDMA
  • Fixed
  • Removable

For additional information our sales, service and engineering support of SLC NAND Industrial cards and drives contact [email protected]……, call +1 714 881 4777 or leave a confidential message or comment below.

Global SSD Storage Authority

Global SSD Storage Authority

With over 18 year experience… has offered companies  a complete offering of SSD storage solutions.  Specializing in commercial off-the-shelf solutions (COTS).

Beginning in the mid 1990’s as a Sandisk reseller and working with industrial firms to solve their memory storage needs, a relationship quickly developed as solution providers,  engineers and repair technicians were looking to solve the growing need of limited SSD storage.

As Sandisk introduced the PCMCIA card more industries began to integrate this form factor into their designs.  As the PCMCIA card began to find itself in aircraft, tanks and helicopters, mechanics struggled to keep up with the replacement of these storage cards.  When Sandisk discontinued production of PCMCIA cards users looked to other manufacturers to fulfill their requirements.  Companies such as SiliconSystems with their unique licensing agreement with Sandisk offered industrial PCMCIA cards in a variety of configurations.

SiliconSystems offered features such as SiDestroy and SiEarse.  These features would physically destroy the onboard controller and erase all data with no recovery, respectively.

After a few years SiliconSystems was acquired by Western Digital and the PCMCIA cards were discontinued after the acquisition.

It was getting very difficult for maintenance personnel to support their aircraft without these PCMCIA cards.

It is important to mention that with the advent of new technology and new higher capacities small capacity cards such as:


these capacities were no longer produced and available for older equipment as replacement parts.  Older legacy equipment could not recognize newer larger capacity cards due to the limitation in the BIOS.

Recognizing this elimination in supply of smaller capacity PCMCIA Type II ATA PC cards, PCcardsDirect began to offer the a full line of PCMCIA cards from 16MB to 64GB capacities. See…   for a complete list of available PCMCIA cards on the market today and available for purchase.

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