News tagged ‘seagate’
Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014
Seagate has refreshed its Backup Plus lineup of portable external hard disk drives with the new Backup Plus FAST and Backup Plus Slim.
The new HDD builds on an 8th-gen platform that enables the drive to deliver up to a 25% increase in performance over present 6TB drives, making it ideal for 24x7 bulk data storage. Utilizing the latest generation of 12Gbps SAS, the drive provides customers with the scalability for future-proofing their systems.
Friday, 28 Mar 2014
A helium-filled HDD offers many benefits over a conventional HDD, such as a reduction of up to 23% in power consumption and 4°C in overall operating temperatures. However, we found out that the price difference between these two is rather significant.
Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014
Designed to scale video storage, the drive now incorporates rotational vibration (RV) sensors enabling it to reliably perform in systems with up to 16 drives, making it ideal for SMEs where bulk storage for HD video and video analytics are highly valued.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Seagate has expanded its portable HDDs lineup with the Backup Plus Fast and Backup Plus Slim. Fast is touted as the world’s first 4TB portable HDD. Slim offers up to 2TB of storage space, with an updated Dashboard that backs up your shared social media content, especially photos and videos.
Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013
Seagate has just splashed US$374 million to acquire Xyratex, a company that makes hard disk drive testing equipment.
Thursday, 7 Nov 2013
Seagate has just announced that its Samsung hard drive division will be shipping the 2.5-inch Spinpoint M9T, a 2TB HDD that measures only 9.5mm, making it the world's thinnest in the market -- for now.
Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013
Seagate has just announced two protection plans, which are named 'Rescue' and 'Rescue and Replace'. The 'Rescue and Replace' plan offers device replacement and data recovery for the damaged device. This plan starts at US$ 39.99. The 'Rescue' plan is a data recovery service that starts at US$29.99.
Thursday, 24 Oct 2013
Seagate has just announced their Kinetic Open Storage Platform technology. It involves a new class of storage devices, as well as development tools and libraries. By building this new ecosystem, the company aims to reduce the amount of middleware, traditionally required for such cloud storage services.
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013
The Seagate Ultra Mobile HDD comes integrated with the Seagate Mobile Enablement Kit which includes Seagate's Dynamic Data Driver software technology. It delivers up to 7 times the storage capacity of a traditional 64GB tablet with the same power, performance, and reliability of a flash device.