Seagate Technology launched a hard disk drive (HDD) 6TB who claimed the fastest in the world and named Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4.
The device is also said to be a very important leap and required by scale-out data infrastructure by providing a super large storage capacity and comes functions to meet the needs of the enterprise data center and cloud-based corporation.
According to Scott Horn, Vice President of Marketing Division Seagate, the growth of unstructured data doubles every year, and will cause the digital data stored at 16 Zettabyte in early 2017.
This will cause the cloud service providers are looking for innovative ways to store data by utilizing existing infrastructure while continuing to reduce operating costs.
Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4 has a data transfer rate is much faster thanks to the eighth-generation platform that allows this drive run faster 25% compared to other 6TB drive. Making it ideal for bulk data storage needs 24 hours, 7 days a week.
“The new TwinPro system from Supermicro, SuperServer lines, as well as entirely new SuperStorage solutions have SAS 3.0 support 12GB / s are integrated so as to give full and direct access to performance and maximum capacity owned by 6TB HDD 12GB / s of this Seagate Enterprise class, “said Wally Liaw, Vice President of Sales in the international division of Supermicro.
Line drive that has a capacity of 6TB, Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4 capable of providing the highest capacity density required to store unstructured data in a large 3.5-inch HDD.
Supports data storage density per square meter is the highest in the industry, this drive has a capacity 50% higher than the previous generation nearline drives (4TB).
With a 7200-RPM speed, ramp load technology, and humidity sensors, the drive is touted able to deliver optimum performance even if placed in a hostile environment, including optimizing the use of electricity for T10 and T13 standards, which can save up to 90% power.