- News tagged "hdd"
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016
According to reports, Toshiba could be on its way out of the HDD business to focus on building SSDs and flash memory.
Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015
If you have been hankering for more storage, Western Digital has just announced that its Red Pro and Black drives are now available in 5TB and 6TB capacities.
Wednesday, 1 Jul 2015
Toshiba has announced a 6TB addition to its MC04 family of drives. The new drive uses a 7,200rpm spindle speed and is targeted for use in cloud-based enterprise applications.
Friday, 16 Jan 2015
Toshiba has just announced that it will begin shipping 3TB 2.5-inch hard disk drives this May. This will be the industry's largest capacity drive for the 2.5-inch form factor.
Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014
After rivals Seagate and Western Digital, Toshiba has finally announced its own 6TB hard disk drives which are targeted at enterprise users.
Thursday, 4 Dec 2014
Seagate has just launched its new Enterprise NAS HDD, a high capacity drive targeting businesses seeking to optimize their computing for performance and reliability using NAS systems
Friday, 25 Jul 2014
Seagate has just began shipping 8TB drives out to to major customers and cloud providers for testing, and also said that consumers could see 10TB drives within the next 12 months.
Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014
WD's prototype introduces the new SATA Express interface, a form of PCI Express technology, which is offered on recently launched Intel series-9 chipset motherboard platforms. The SATA Express interface provides a roadmap for faster speeds, lower power consumption, and increased flexibility for future OEM designs.
Tuesday, 8 Apr 2014
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.