Hard Disk Drives

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

Data Storage Systems deliver 4 million IOPS performance.

July 6, 2015

Featuring scalable design, ETERNUS DX8700 S3 and DX8900 S3 are built for enterprises that demand peak performance up to 4 million IOPS, capacity up to 14 PB, enterprise-class resiliency, and always-on availability. With automated quality of service management, performance levels can be allocated according to business priorities. ETERNUS DX models are suited for consolidating data into one system, such as online transaction processing, file services, business analytics, and/or Big Data. Read More

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Hard Drive meets demands of scalable NVR surveillance systems.

April 22, 2015

Comprised of 3.5 in. hard drives with 4 and 6 TB capacities to accommodate extended video retention for analysis and reference, WD Purple™ NV meets demands of scalable network video recorder (NVR) surveillance systems utilizing higher hard drive bay counts and greater numbers of attached cameras. AllFrame™ technology, when combined with ATA streaming support, helps reduce video footage loss with cache policy management technology to help improve data flow and playback. Read More

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HGST Ships NVM Express(TM) Compliant Solid-State Drives with Industry-Leading Performance for Cloud and Enterprise Applications

April 17, 2015

HGST's Ultrastar® SN100 Series Enables New Levels of Server Utilization and Application TCO with a Combination of Industry-Leading Performance and Capacity, Choice of SSD Form Factors, and NVMe Standards Compliance SANTA CLARA, Calif. - 2015 Percona Live MySQL Conference and Expo (Booth #202) - Helping the world harness the power of data, HGST (@HGSTStorage), a Western Digital company... Read More

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SCSI-Based CF SSDs future-proof legacy equipment data storage.

April 1, 2015

As drop-in replacement for SCSI-based storage systems on legacy semiconductor manufacturing equipment, SCSI-Flash solid-state drives offer Ethernet-based back-up and restore capability. Universal TCP is used for disk image transfers with remote execution of back-up and restore configuration operations and auto-online implementation. Products support CompactFlash cards up to 256 GB, utilize 3.5 or 5.25 in. form factor, and come in packages with or without externally removable card. Read More

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HGST Helium-Filled HDDs Rise to New Levels; Achieve Industry-Leading Milestone in Field Reliability

March 30, 2015

Leading Companies Around the World Select HGST's HelioSeal™ Platform for Best Storage Density, Reliability and TCO for Cloud and Enterprise Data Center Storage Applications; More than One Million Units Deployed SAN JOSE, Calif. — With more than one million helium-filled hard disk drives (HDDs) deployed, HGST (@HGSTStorage), a Western Digital company (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced it... Read More

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SSD Adds Ethernet Back-Up and Restore Capability to its SCSI-Flash Replacement Drives for SCSI-Based Storage Systems on Legacy Computer Equipment

March 24, 2015

Reading, UK – Solid State Disks Ltd, the computer storage systems design, development and integration specialist, has announced a new, Ethernet-based back-up and restore capability for its family of Compact Flash (CF) SCSI-Flash solid-state drives, providing further storage future-proofing for critical legacy computer applications that otherwise have plenty of life left in them. The... Read More

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Hard Drives offer up to 6 TB while consuming 6 Watts.

March 18, 2015

Featuring dense 5-platter platform, 3.5 in. WD Re+™ Hard Drives handle up to 550 TB/year for demanding datacenter and cloud storage needs. Units offer SATA  interface with up to 6 Gbps transfer rates and sustained sequential data rates up to 225 MBps. Equipped with dual actuators, drives use RAFF™ technology to correct both linear and rotational vibration in real-time. Other features include multi-axis shock sensor; RAID-specific, time-limited error recovery; and NoTouch™ ramp load technology. Read More

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Portable USB 3.0 Mac HDD complies with IP67, military standards.

March 16, 2015

Designed for Macs running Mac OS 10.5 or later, shockproof Armor A65M provides all-inclusive safety shields that protect against threats which may occur during daily operations. Cup-shaped design, which complies with MIL-STD-810G 516.6 Procedure IV and IP67 standards, is constructed with 2 layers of rubber, one unibody frame in middle, and internal suspension system. Preformatted in HFS+, plug-and-play unit supports Time Machine® and comes in 500 GB, 1 TB, and 2 TB capacities. Read More

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HGST Previews World's First 10TB HDD and NVMe-Compliant SSDs at OCP U.S. Summit 2015

March 12, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Helping the world harness the power of data, HGST (@HGSTstorage), a Western Digital company (NASDAQ: WDC) will showcase the world's first enterprise-class 10TB HDD, and the NVMe-compliant SN100 Series PCIe SSDs at the 2015 OCP U.S. Summit. As a corporate sponsor of the OCP Summit, HGST is dedicated to developing more efficient and scalable storage solutions using open... Read More

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USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive passes military drop tests. .

March 5, 2015

Consisting of 2 layers of anti-scratch, anti-slip rubber with unibody frame in middle, IP67-rated Armor A65 is completely shockproof, waterproof, dustproof, and compliant with MIL-STD-810G 516.6 Procedure IV. Unit includes built-in LED indicator for operating status and SP HDD Lock Utility Software to encrypt all data. Available in 500 GB, 1 TB, and 2 TB capacity options, hard drive provides storage space for hundreds of audio files, movies, photos, and research data. Read More

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G-Technology® Announces New G-RAID® Solutions at BVE

February 26, 2015

Company to Demonstrate the New G-RAID Solutions, Rugged Family for Streamlining Workflows; Educational G-TEAM Workshops Also Scheduled in the Booth SAN JOSE, Calif. - G-Technology, a leader in delivering premium storage solutions for the creative professional market, will display products from its new Rugged Series and Studio Line, at BVE, the UK's essential broadcast and production... Read More

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High-Density SSDs target media/entertainment professionals.

February 24, 2015

Respectively offering 1 and 3 TB capacities, SSD-1000M and SSD-3000M deliver enterprise-level reliability from 100 x 70 x 9.5 mm package. Both 2.5 in. SATA SSDs employ 19 nm MLC NAND, and integrated Fixstars NAND controller prevents latency spikes and performance deterioration. Along with respective read/write times of <520/350 MB/s in standard mode and <520/500 MB/s in boost mode, features include SATA 6 Gbps interface and <3 W power consumption when idle.
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SP/Silicon Power to Display Full Range of Storage Solutions at DISTREE EMEA 2015

February 20, 2015

Taipei, Taiwan – SP/ Silicon Power, the world's leading provider of memory storage solutions, will be attending DISTREE EMEA 2015, one of the primary B2B event in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and Consumer Electronics (CE) sector, from 24th to 27th February 2015 at Grimaldi Forum, Monaco. At DISTREE EMEA, Silicon Power will be showcasing a wide range of... Read More

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Infortrend Now Supports 512TB Per Single Logical Drive

February 13, 2015

- Better hard drive utilization, especially for high capacity disks, plus flexible system configuration TAIPEI — Infortrend® (Public TPE: 2495) today announced support for single logical drives (LD) up to 512TB in size. The increased single LD capacity allows users to better employ higher capacity disks and increase total capacity utilization, especially in storage-hungry applications... Read More

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SP/ Silicon Power again Received the Highest Recognition from iF Design Award 2015

February 11, 2015

Taipei, Taiwan – SP/ Silicon Power, the world’s leading provider of memory storage solutions, today is proud to announce that SP has once again received one of the most influential and prestigious recognitions from iF Design Award 2015 for its exceptional products-Stream S06 3.5-inch external hard drive and Mobile X31 USB 3.0 OTG flash drive. After achieving great success with ten awards... Read More

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Mountain Secure Systems Ships Removable, Ruggedized Solid State Drives to a Leading Defense Contractor for the MQ-9 Reaper Drone Pod System

February 5, 2015

Longmont, Colorado – Mountain Secure Systems (MSS), a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and leading supplier of rugged electronic solutions, announced today that it has recently shipped an order of removable, ruggedized solid state drives (SSDs) to a leading defense contractor, which will be integrated into a pod system for the MQ-9 Reaper Drone. The MQ-9 drone is utilized by the... Read More

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G-Technology® and Hal Leonard Partner to Provide Storage Solutions for Digital Audio Professionals

January 23, 2015

G-Technology Products on Display at the NAMM Show SAN JOSE, Calif. - WHAT: G-Technology, a leader in delivering premium storage solutions for audio/video production, photography and the creative professional market, has partnered with Hal Leonard, a leading music industry distributor, to sell G-Technology external storage solutions to help streamline digital audio workflows. The... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Power Transmission

SATA III SSDs offer 7 mm profile and 960 GB max capacity.

January 21, 2015

Targeting ultrabook and laptop users, Slim S85 and Velox V85 come in 240/480/960 GB capacities and feature 6 Gbps SATA III interface. Respective read and write speeds of 560 and 540 MB/sec (ATTO test) and 530 and 510 MB/sec (CrystalDiskMark test) reduce boot time and enhance system responsiveness. Along with SMART monitoring system and ECC technology, 100 x 69.85 x 7 mm shockproof and vibration-proof SSDs incorporate wear leveling technique and do not experience latency delay or seek error. Read More

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Strontium Raises Bar with New Line of Exclusive Products

January 20, 2015

~ Introduces the fastest 128GB microSD, the fastest OTG 3.0 and exclusive iDrive 3.0 (external storage for iPhone 6 and 6+) ~ New Delhi India - Considering technology and innovation as key differentiator, Strontium Technology, a leading memory brand aims to take its product portfolio to the next level in 2015. Strontium Technology is the first company in India to introduce a new line of... Read More

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SP/ Silicon Power Received Ten Awards from Taiwan Excellence 2015 for Six Consecutive Years

January 19, 2015

Taipei, Taiwan – SP/ Silicon Power, the world's leading provider of memory storage solutions, today is honored to announce that SP has once again been crowned as the biggest winner of Taiwan Excellence Award 2015 for the sixth consecutive year. This year, SP was granted the most awards for its ten outstanding products, not only setting the record for the industry but also showing how... Read More