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Material Handling & Storage

iNAND Embedded Flash Drives provide storage capacities of up to 256G.

Dec 08, 2017

iNAND Embedded Flash Drives are offered in iNAND 8521 and iNAND 7550 EFDs models. iNAND 8521 uses UFS 2.1 interface and delivers a write speed of up to 1000 MB/s and write speed of up to ten times the 45,000 IO/s. Built on the e.MMC 5.1 specification, iNAND 7550 EFDs provide sequential write performance up to 260MB/s and random R/W speed up to 20,000 IO/s and 15,000 IO/s respectively. 7550... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Ultrastar Hs14 Enterprise Hard Drives feature SMR technology.

Oct 10, 2017

Ultrastar Hs14 Enterprise Hard Drives are suitable for cloud and hyperscale data center applications. Units use fourth-generation helium filled drive technology and come with 5 year limited warranty. Products are offered in a capacity of 14 TB.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Automotive Grade Flash Card is suitable for surveillance applications.

Oct 07, 2017

Automotive Grade Flash Card is available in industrial SD, microSD, automotive SD and industrial extended temperature variants. Unit delivers sequential read speeds of up to 80MB/s and write speed of up to 50MB/s. Product comes with automatic read refresh feature. Industrial SD, automotive SD, industrial extended temperature and microSD cards are offered in capacities up to 64GB and are... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hard Drive meets demands of scalable NVR surveillance systems.

Apr 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... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

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

Mar 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... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hard Drives support video surveillance applications.

Nov 04, 2014

Offering 1–6 TB capacities, WD Purple™ 3.5 in. Hard Drives excel in new and existing home and small business security system environments, featuring up to 8 hard drives and 32 HD video cameras. AllFrame™ technology, in conjunction with ATA streaming, minimizes video frame loss, optimizes playback, and increases number of drive bays supported. To help minimize power consumption, noise, and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SMB 16 TB Storage Server integrates into Windows environments.

Oct 16, 2014

Meeting SMB demands by combining Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 workgroup OS and Intel® Atom™ C2338 Dual Core CPU, WD Sentinel™ DX4200 comes pre-populated with WD Se enterprise-class drives, Windows Storage Spaces for data protection, backup/recovery software, redundant networking ports, and redundant power option. This business-class NAS storage server with boot drive, offering... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Cold-Data-Storage HDDs target modern datacenters.

Sep 15, 2014

Enabling archive tier of storage for large-scale cloud infrastructures, WD Ae™ Hard Drives feature dense 5-platter platform, capacities greater than 6 TB, SATA 6 Gbps interface, and workload and reliability rating of 60 TB/yr workload and 500 Khrs MTBF. As technology and manufacturing processes mature over time, incremental capacity increases are realized. WD's Progressive Capacity™ model... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

NAS Storage Products include 6 TB, 5-platter HDDs.

Jul 25, 2014

Intended for SOHO NAS (network attached storage) systems, WD® Red® 3.5 in. SATA HDDs come in 1–6 TB capacities. Models with 5 and 6 TB capacities feature NASware® v3.0 reliability and system performance optimization technology as well as 3D Active Balance Plus balance control technology. Offering 2–4 TB storage powered by NASware 3.0, WD Red Pro HDDs address medium to large... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Portable Dual Drive is powered via integrated Thunderbolt(TM) cable.

Apr 07, 2014

Consisting of two 2.5 in. HDDs in one aluminum enclosure, My Passport® Pro comes in 2 and 4 TB capacities for Mac systems and delivers performance needed for speeds to 233 Mbps for accelerated transfer, editing, and backup capabilities while in field. User-selectable RAID function allows choice of data striping (RAID 0) for high performance or mirroring (RAID 1) for data redundancy.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Hard Drives support surveillance applications.

Mar 04, 2014

Available in 1–4 TB capacities, WD Purple™ 3.5 in. Hard Drives integrate into new and existing home and small business security environments with up to 8 hard drives and up to 32 HD video cameras. When combined with ATA streaming support, AllFrame™ technology helps to reduce video footage loss with proprietary cache policy management technology to help optimize data flow and playback. In... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Network Storage Servers can run line-of-business applications.

Oct 21, 2013

Powered by Intel® Xeon® processors, WD Sentinel™ DS5100 and DS6100 are 4-bay, desktop appliances that come pre-installed with Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials and enterprise-class WD Se® datacenter 3.5 in. hard drives offering raw storage capacities up to 16 TB. Dual dedicated 2.5 in. boot drives, optional on WD Sentinel DS5100, promote maximum reliability, and functionality allows... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Backup, Disaster Recovery Appliances serve small/branch offices.

Aug 28, 2013

Respectively powered by Intel® Atom™ dual-core processor and Intel Xeon® processors, WD Arkeia™ DA1300 and DA2300 come with WD Arkeia v10.1 software and offer all-in-one backup and disaster recovery solutions for SMBs. Both units measure 8.1 x 6.3 x 8.8 in. and use Progressive Deduplication™ to reduce storage volume and accelerate backups. While DA1300 features WD Red™ NAS hard... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Network Backup Appliances target SMBs.

Jul 05, 2013

Delivering all-in-one backup and disaster recovery solution for small- and medium-sized businesses, fourth-generation WD Arkeia™ Backup Appliances include R120s and R220s, which integrate dual-core Atom and quad-core Xeon processors, respectively. Units feature integrated LTO5 tape drives and memory up to 96 GB to accelerate data backup/recovery speeds of files and disk images. Raw capacity... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low-Profile 1 TB HDD boosts capacity of slimmer products.

Jun 07, 2013

Offering 1 TB storage, model WD10SPCXX is 2.5 in. WD Blue™ HDD with 7 mm profile that suits thin and light systems as well as slimmer notebooks and works with 9.5 mm drive slots of mainstream notebooks. ShockGuard™ technology protects drive mechanics and platter surfaces from shocks, while WhisperDrive™ technology lends to quiet performance. While dual-stage actuators that promote... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Rack-Mount 1U Storage Server serves small businesses.

Jun 05, 2013

Available with populated drive configurations in 8, 12, and 16 TB capacities, WD Sentinel™ RX4100 provides on-premise cloud storage by securing data in one central location and enabling access from anywhere. Enterprise-class features include RAID protection, automatic server-based backup and restoration capabilities, redundant network and power options, as well as integrated NAS functionality... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Low-Profile 2.5 in. HDs/SSHDs increase capacity of slim devices.

May 03, 2013

With 5 mm profile, 2.5 in. WD Blue™ ultra slim hard drives and WD Black™ hard drives and solid state hybrid drives (SSHDs) are designed for integration into slim devices and space-constrained computing environments. Storage capacity is 500 GB, and SFF-8784 edge connector receives power from and interfaces with host I/O bus. Acoustics use technologies that reduce noise when drive is active... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

SATA Hard Drive is built for write-intensive applications.

Apr 26, 2012

Designed for high-performance PCs, Mac® computers, and professional workstations, 10,000 rpm WD VelociRaptor® HDD incorporates enterprise-class mechanics that provide 24/7 durability. This 2.5 in. HDD comes in IcePack(TM) enclosure - 3.5 in. mounting frame with built-in heat sink - and employs advanced format technology to achieve capacities up to 1 TB. Able to handle loads from... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Green & Clean

Mobile Device HDD employs energy conserving technologies.

Apr 18, 2012

Specified to 400 G shock tolerance, WD Scorpio® Blue(TM) 7 mm and 2.5 in. HDDs are available in 500 and 320 GB capacities. Compatibility with industry-standard 9.5 mm slots make drives suited for mainstream notebooks as well as slimmer notebook and Ultrabook(TM) devices. Power management features and algorithms optimize way drives seeks data, while WhisperDrive(TM) technology promotes quiet... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Portable Hard Drive provides dual FireWire 800 ports.

Apr 13, 2012

With 2 TB capacity and all-metal design, My Passport® Studio(TM) provides Mac® customers with all-in-one solution to backup, store, protect, and transport files. Unit includes USB 2.0 interface as well as dual FireWire ports that allow users to daisy chain additional drives or other peripherals, such as HD camcorders. With password protection and hardware encryption, users can protect files... Read More

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