With the advent of SSD somehow started to forget about the hard drives. Meanwhile, yesterday the company Seagate Technology has revealed its new enterprise hard drive.
The company said that the new product – it is the fastest hard drive in enterprise history. New product offering to meet the needs of the user a number of proprietary technologies, as well as built-in SSD-caching module for the most sought-after data.
The new drive Seagate Enterprise Turbo SSHD is a hybrid enterprise hard drive, which is already available for vendors and resellers. In addition, the drive is available as an option when buying servers IBM System X.
The new hard drive utilizes 600 GB disk with a speed of 15,000 rev / min, and the SSD-drive capacity of 32 GB for caching data. Disk is made of 3.5-inch case, which is not typical for modern server solutions. In Seagate said that the company previously presented a 2.5-inch 600-gigabyte hard drive, but the novelty is almost twice its speed.
The company said that they will position the hard drive as a solution for business users who require high speed data access and high availability operation. Novelty has extended bearing life and the mechanism of rotation, and drive enclosure is more resistant to vibration. Using it as possible in the individual servers and storage systems.
Press Release: World’s Fastest Enterprise Hard Drive