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Hard Drives help minimize energy consumption.

Offered in capacities of 500 GB, 750 GB, and 1 TB, GreenPower(TM) WD RE2-GP Hard Drives feature IntelliPower(TM) technology, which balances spin speed, transfer rate, and caching algorithms for power savings. IntelliSeek(TM) calculates optimum seek speeds, while IntelliPark(TM) automatically unloads recording heads during idle to minimize aerodynamic drag and disables read-write channel...

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Rack-Mount Devices offer RAID and SBOD data storage.

Model VS-SBOD 3U, 16-disk storage system holds up to 6.4 TB and features switched topology backplane and redundant quad 4 GB fibre channel initiators to drives. Providing up to 9 TB storage, VS-FY5x 2U, 12-disk RAID system utilizes FC to SAS/SATA single or dual RAID controllers and VS-F48D 4U, 48-disk system has dual controllers providing up to 36 TB capacity. Products are suited for applications...

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DVD RW Drive has 20x writing speed.

Supporting DVD, ±R/R DL/RW, DVD-RAM, and D-R/RW disk formats, Model DSW2012SA features 20x DVD, ±R, and 12x DVD-RAM writing speeds, and 2 MB internal buffer memory. DVD,±R DL Double/Dual Layer technology can write up to 8.5 GB data to DVD disk at 8x speed. With CD writing technology, product lets users write disks of all formats using one single drive. It is compatible with VCD,...

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Hard Drives offer 320 GB capacity.

Providing 3 Gb/s transfer rate, WD Scorpio® 2.5 in. SATA Hard Drives are intended for notebook computers and portable storage devices. WhisperDrive(TM) technology combines seeking algorithms for quiet operation, while ShockGuard(TM) protects drive mechanics and platter surface to meet combined shock tolerance specification required for mobile and notebook applications. Calculating optimum...

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WD® Demonstrates Highest Hard Drive Density

Company Achieves 520 Gb/in2 Areal Density in Demonstration; Result of Ongoing Technology Investments TOKYO and FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 17 / / - Western Digital Corp. (NYSE:WDC) today announced that it has achieved 520 Gb/in2 areal density - the hard drive industry's highest demonstrated density to date using continuous media. The company revealed the milestone this week at the Perpendicular...

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Data Storage System targets midrange market.

Based on R/Evolution Architecture, Model 5730 scales to support up to 108 drives for 81 Tb capacity. It provides more than 1.6 Gb/sec read and 1.3 Gb/sec write throughput and 150,000 IOPS. With 4 Gb Fibre Channel host ports per controller and 1 Gb of mirrored cache, Model 5730 offers up to eight 4 Gb Fibre Channel connections per subsystem. It supports SAN, Switchless-SAN(TM), or DAS host connect...

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Fabrik Delivers Storage 2.0

Back Up, Stack Up and Store Up Your Content as Never before Using Fabrik's New Family of High-Performance SimpleTech Pro Drives with Fabrik Ultimate Backup SAN MATEO and SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 15 / / - Serious digital pros need only apply. Must appreciate massive performance, capacity and data protection on multiple levels. Fabrik Inc. (http://www.fabrik.com/), a leading provider of innovative...

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Seagate Ratchets Up Support for System Builders with New Campaign to Drive Adoption of High-Capacity Storage with Windows Vista

Targets distributors and solution providers with training, customizable tools and channel programs designed to boost revenue and profits SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 24 / -- Seagate Technology today unveiled the hard drive industry's most comprehensive toolkit designed to help system builders boost profits and capitalize on the market transition to Microsoft's Windows Vista operating system. The...

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Removable Disk Cartridge replaces tape systems for SMBs.

Providing backup, data security, and expandable storage solution, 300 GB capacity RDX removable disk cartridge houses mobile 2.5 in. HDD in shock-proof design capable of sustaining up to 1 m drops. Cartridge inserts into dock, which can be connected internally through SATA or externally via USB, and offers transfer rates up to 45 MBps. While millisecond file access times enable instant data...

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Notebook Hard Drives combine disc storage with flash memory.

Placing commonly used hard drive data onto 256 MB flash memory, Momentus® 5400 PSD Hard Drives can boot-up files of flash memory to minimize delay. Once drive spins up, computer files are pulled simultaneously from spinning media and flash. In hybrid mode, hard drive's spindle motors spin down, minimizing power requirements and extending battery life. Drive locks read-write heads in place,...

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