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Andrey V Kuzmin, James G Wayda: Multi-array operation support and related devices, systems and software. Radian Memory Systems, Marc P Schuyler, January 5, 2016: US09229854 (26 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides for improvements in managing multi-drive, multi-die or multi-plane NAND flash memory. In one embodiment, the host directly assigns physical addresses and performs logical-to-physical address translation in a manner that reduces or eliminates the need for a memory controller ...


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Robert Lercari, Alan Chen, Mike Jadon, Craig Robertson, Andrey V Kuzmin: Expositive flash memory control. Radian Memory Systems, Marc P Schuyler, January 10, 2017: US09542118 (5 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides techniques of hierarchical address virtualization within a memory controller and configurable block device allocation. By performing address translation only at select hierarchical levels, a memory controller can be designed to have predictable I/O latency, with brief or oth ...


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Andrey V Kuzmin, Mike Jadon, Richard M Mathews: Host interleaved erase operations for flash memory controller. Radian Memory Systems, July 26, 2016: US09400749 (3 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides for host-controller cooperation in managing NAND flash memory. The controller maintains information for each erase unit which tracks memory usage. This information assists the host in making decisions about specific operations, for example, initiating garbage collection, spa ...


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Andrey V Kuzmin, James G Wayda: Multi-array operation support and related devices, systems and software. Radian Memory Systems, Marc P Schuyler, July 18, 2017: US09710377 (2 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides for improvements in managing multi-drive, multi-die or multi-plane NAND flash memory. In one embodiment, the host directly assigns physical addresses and performs logical-to-physical address translation in a manner that reduces or eliminates the need for a memory controller ...


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Robert Lercari, Alan Chen, Mike Jadon, Craig Robertson, Andrey V Kuzmin: Memory controller with multimodal control over memory dies. Radian Memory Systems, October 10, 2017: US09785572 (1 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides techniques hierarchical address virtualization within a memory controller and configurable block device allocation. By performing address translation only at select hierarchical levels, a memory controller can be designed to have predictable I/O latency, with brief or otherw ...


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Andrey V Kuzmin, James G Wayda: Multi-array operation support and related devices, systems and software. Radian Memory Systems, Marc P Schuyler, December 13, 2016: US09519578 (1 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides for improvements in managing multi-drive, multi-die or multi-plane NAND flash memory. In one embodiment, the host directly assigns physical addresses and performs logical-to-physical address translation in a manner that reduces or eliminates the need for a memory controller ...


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Andrey V Kuzmin, Mike Jadon, Richard M Mathews: Cooperative flash memory control. Radian Memory Systems, May 16, 2017: US09652376 (1 worldwide citation)

This disclosure provides for host-controller cooperation in managing NAND flash memory. The controller maintains information for each erase unit which tracks memory usage. This information assists the host in making decisions about specific operations, for example, initiating garbage collection, spa ...


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Robert Lercari, Alan Chen, Mike Jadon, Craig Robertson, Andrey V Kuzmin: Host apparatus to independently schedule maintenance operations for respective virtual block devices in the flash memory dependent on information received from a memory controller. Radian Memory Systems, March 7, 2017: US09588904

Hierarchical address virtualization within a memory controller and configurable block device allocation are disclosed. Respective virtual block devices (VBDs) are defined in flash memory managed by a common memory controller, with data access managed using address virtualization techniques. The comm ...


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COOPERATIVE FLASH MEMORY CONTROL. Radian Memory Systems, July 31, 2014: US20140215129-A1

This disclosure provides for host-controller cooperation in managing NAND flash memory. The controller maintains information for each erase unit which tracks memory usage. This information assists the host in making decisions about specific operations, for example, initiating garbage collection, spa ...