NVMdurance extends flash life tenfold

A small Irish startup says it can extend flash endurance tenfold, and has inked a supply deal with Altera to demonstrate the strength of its technology. NVMdurance was founded as Evolvability by Joe Sullivan and Conor Ryan in 2008 to carry out flash endurance consulting. In 2012 it gained funding and support from NRDC Ireland (National Digital Research Centre) and developed an autonomic, online controller for SSDs. It’s that controller the company says delivers up to 10x better endurance. The company was spun out of the NRDC as NVMdurance in 2013. It had c$300,000 seed funding from New Venture Partners (NJ, USA) and the NRDC, and hired Pearse Coyle as its CEO. Conor Ryan became its CTO for software with Joe Ryan being CTO for hardware. There was a second…


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