Piper defends solid-state drive (SSD) vendor OCZ Technology (OCZ -4.9%), which has fallen...

|About: OCZ Technology Group Inc (OCZ)|By:, SA News Editor
Piper defends solid-state drive (SSD) vendor OCZ Technology (OCZ -4.9%), which has fallen sharply since early February. The firm sees worries about falling NAND flash prices and OCZ's use of an inferior SSD controller chip in its new Vertex 4 drives as overblown. As a buyer of NAND flash, OCZ benefits from lower prices, and the controller used by OCZ is less important than its use of good firmware. (previous)