Phison Electronics 8TB SSD has been certified by NASA
Phison announced that its 8TB M.2 2280 SSD solution has completed the flight qualification tests required for the Lonestar Data Holdings lunar data center mission. This SSD was selected by the contractor Lonestar and its partner Skycorp for Lonestar’s lunar data center program, and the mission time is scheduled for the second half of 2023. This is not the first time that Phison Electronics has become associated with space missions. Phison Electronics’ 8GB uSSD was used on the Mars Perseverance Rover before.
“After comprehensive testing and certification process, Phison is thrilled that our SSD technology has passed all the rigorous requirements for Lonestar’s upcoming Moon mission,’’ said K.S. Pua, Phison CEO. “We are excited about playing a vital role on this important mission, and other future ones as we continue our foray into the new frontier. We also want to thank our outstanding customer, Lonestar, and partner, Skycorp, for helping to make this happen.”