Overview for Intel® Solid State Drive Tools

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Maintenance & Performance

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06/25/2022

Note

Intel's NAND SSD business has been acquired by SK hynix and is now Solidigm™.  See Customer Support changes for more details.

The tools below can be used to manage the health of Intel® Optane SSD's and Solidigm SSD's (Intel branded NAND SSDs) and update firmware.

Note The following tools are supported on x86/x64 processor based platforms.

Follow these recommendations before doing any operating system upgrades, updates, drive optimization, or firmware updates:

  • Back up your data regularly.
  • If you are using a laptop, make sure the laptop is plugged in with an AC adapter.

 

Tip All Drives and modules based on Intel® Optane™ Technology have the branding 'Optane' in the name.  If the drive you have does not, it is likely an SSD based on Intel® NAND Technology


Click or the topic for details:

Intel® Memory and Storage Tool GUI (Graphical User Interface) for Intel® Optane™ SSDs and Modules

This is a drive management tool for Intel® SSDs and Intel® Optane™ memory devices, supported on Windows* in an easy-to-use Graphical User Interface.

Use this tool to manage Client and Datacenter Intel® SSD devices and update to the latest firmware.

Download the Intel® Memory and Storage Tool

Intel® Memory and Storage Tool (Command-Line Interface) for Intel® Optane™ SSDs and Modules

This is a drive management tool for Intel® SSD’s and Intel® Optane™ memory devices, supported on Windows*, Linux* and ESXi*.  

Use this tool to manage Client and Datacenter Intel® SSD devices and update to the latest firmware.

Download the Intel® Memory and Storage Tool (Command Line Interface)

Intel® SSD Firmware Update Tool

This tool is used to update your Intel SSD to the latest production firmware, to enable the best performance.

Download the Intel® SSD Firmware Update Tool

Note After you click the download center link for this tool, be sure to read the Detailed Description section. Included in this section are pre-installation guidelines, system requirements, and other critical information.
Solidigm™ Storage Tool

This is a drive management tool for Solidigm SSDs (Intel® branded NAND SSDs), supported on Windows* in an easy-to-use Graphical User Interface. It is also available with a Command Line Interface.

Use this tool to manage PCIe*/NVMe*- and SATA-based Client and Datacenter SSDs and update to the latest firmware.

Download the Solidigm™ Storage Tool

 

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