Represented Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD 12 TB
In January, Seagate announced the beginning of testing HDD 12 TB germasino filled with helium. At the conference 2017 OCP Summit, held March 8-9, new storage, enterprise-class Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD was officially presented. It is designed for use in large centers of data storage and processing.
Hard disk Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDDs with a capacity of 12 TB, according to the manufacturer, «designed for a load up to 550 TB per year.» The average time between failures declared equal to 2.5 million hours, during the warranty period of the continuous operation of five years.
The increase in drive is not only allowed to store more information in relation to the occupied area and consumed power (standard rack 42U now houses more than 10 PB), but also led to the increase of 21%, cisoa operations I / o performed per unit of electricity consumed. In addition, the source notes the improvement in the effectiveness caching by 20%, thereby accelerating access to unstructured data.