SDC Systems Partnership Provides UK Access to Datalight Products


BOTHELL, Wash., – April 25, 2016 – Datalight Inc., the leading developer of file systems and flash memory drivers for the Industrial Internet of Things has partnered with SDC Systems, the UK’s premier distributor of tools and technologies that aid the development of intelligent embedded systems.

SDC Systems specializes in embedded systems development, software testing and static code analysis tools. Embedded systems have been core to their business since their inception in 2002, and they offer the embedded engineering and portfolio of leading products to provide customers with the advice and technologies to drive smooth, successful engineering projects.

Their expertise and deep knowledge of the UK technical sector will provide UK-based companies clear access to Datalight’s industry-leading flash memory drivers and fail-safe file systems that improve user experience by boosting throughput, cutting file seek time, shortening boot time and eliminating data corruption.

“SDC Systems possesses the rare combination of embedded expertise and knowledge of the UK embedded space we coveted in a reseller,” said Kerri McConnell, vice president of sales and marketing for Datalight. “We look forward to a long-standing relationship that will expand Datalight’s reach in such an important region.”

Datalight products have been deployed in more than 300 million devices in demanding product categories like automotive, medical, retail, industrial automation and military/aerospace. When leading manufacturers need data integrity, longer device lifespan and design flexibility, they choose solutions from Datalight.

“We are very excited to have the opportunity to work with Datalight to bring their world class file systems and flash memory driver products to our customers in the UK,” Stuart Parker, managing director, SDC Systems. “From the outset we have been very impressed with their best in class products, along with their attention to detail and focus on providing outstanding customer support.”

Reliance Nitro

Datalight Reliance Nitro is a transactional file system created specifically for embedded devices where power loss may occur, protecting critical system and user data from corruption. It ensures rock-solid data reliability while providing the performance needed to create an optimal user experience.

FlashFX Tera

FlashFX Tera is a flash memory manager (FTL) that frees developers from the volatility and constraints of a single-source flash memory driver while handling wear leveling, bad block management and other vulnerabilities of NAND flash memory. Versatility allows fast integration with over 300 flash chip part numbers.

Reliance Edge

Datalight Reliance Edge™ is the only file system that offers the power failsafe reliability and deterministic behavior required by today’s autonomous systems. Ultra-compact, configurable and MISRA C:2012 compliant, Reliance Edge works with any block device storage media. It supports FreeRTOS, is easily ported to other operating systems, and is available via open source and commercial licensing options.


Improve performance, power-efficiency and endurance. FlashFXe® is an enhancement to Reliance Nitro that dramatically reduces write amplification – a key shortcoming of solid-state storage – improving performance, increasing endurance and reducing power consumption of your embedded device.



SDC Systems
Stuart Parker
Atlantic House, Imperial Way,
Reading, Berkshire, RG2 0TD
Tel: +44 (0)118 990 8400,
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