When it comes to computers, internal memory, and external storage is among the most important features that users check. Demand for storage is driven by several factors, including Big Data, user-generated content, the Internet-of-Things (IoT), and enterprise usage. Despite the introduction of cost-efficient solid state drives (SSD), many people and data centers globally continue to invest in it.
Based on research featured by The University Of Sydney, there are over 2.5 billion hard drives currently estimated to be in use worldwide.
“If you lined up all the world’s hard drives back-to-back, they would go around the globe five times,” said lead author Zibin [...]
Seagate launched the world’s fastest 2.5-inch hard disk drive with 15 000RPM, called: Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD. This Seagate drive is meant for enterprise users and cloud data centers.
The drive is available in four capacities: 146GB; 300GB; 600GB and biggest 900GB, which is relatively small amount of storage. This Enterprise HDD is optimized for critical workloads and delivers industry’s highest sustained data transfer rate up to 315MB/s.
As Western Digital announced in this morning’s press release – “However ‘unsexy’ the world of data is currently…”
Yes, external hard drives usually aren’t sexy, and Western Digital (WD) wants to change that now by upgrading the design for their two most famous external hard drive lines – WD My Book and WD My Passport.
Western Digital announced a new hard drive to their WD Gold line of enterprise hard drives. The new WD Gold 10TB (WD101KRYZ) is mainly built for modern storage systems. New WD Gold features high-capacity HelioSeal helium technology, power efficient enterprise datacenter environments.Western Digital Gold 10TB Datacenter Hard Disk Drive Class SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 RPM 256MB Cache 3.5-Inch Form Factor (WD101KRYZ)
For a while now bundles and special editions for Microsoft is a good way to sell, basically one product many times, just by changing its design and saying ”We will never sell this bundle again.”
Now they are reaching new heights by offering three Xbox One S Gears of War 4 bundles. Yes, that’s right, three bundles for one game.
Bigger capacity and more efficient way to manage it.
My Passport Wireless Pro – Newest WD External Hard Drive
Good news for photographers, who are always happy to make backups, especially while on the go. The Western Digital (WD) have released new drive called My Passport Wireless Pro, which is an update of older model My Passport Wireless which was launched back in 2014.Besides the updated design major changes are around file management, which is much more natural this time. Unlike the first model who automatically pulled all new photos from SD card, with the new Wireless Pro, you can wirelessly browse and choose which files you want to sync.Like [...]
Seagate Technology Plc. has lauched it`s first Helium 10TB enterprise hard disk drive, merging high capacity enterprise hard drive with lowest power and weight available in 10TB hard drive. Drive is designed to meet the growing storage requiriments for public and private cloud based data centers.
The new 3.5 inch Helium 10TB HDD offers massive storage capacity for easy system integration by using the standart CMR design
This 3.5-inch enterprise hard disk has been selected by enterprise market leaders for it`s ability to satisfy storage demands unlike any other technology in storage [...]
Microsoft updated Xbox One system to let you gain extra storage by adding an external hard driveHD650X (AHD650X-2TU3-CGN) External Hard Drive For Xbox One
ADATA 2TB Durable External Hard Drives Compatible with XBOX (AHD650X-2TU3-CGN)
Both new portable external hard disk drives are available in capacities up to 2TB and comes with USB 3.0 port.
New HD650X external hard drive is based on DashDurable HD650. Drive delivers external storage for both Xbox One and Xbox 360 gaming consoles. External drive features green color to match Xbox style and branding. Drive comes with 3-year warranty. HD650X Hard Drive Features:Best for Xbox one and Xbox 360 Subtle [...]
Seagate is now shipping world`s first 2.5-inch, 7mm, 2TB internal hard drive – Mobile HDD. It is the first mobile 2.5-inch drive with capacity up to 2TB, also 1TB capacity is available. This high-capacity mobile HDD is one of the lightest, fastest and most power-efficient 7mm hard drive in the industry, enabling new limits for laptop HDD upgrade and portable external drives.
Seagate Enterprise NAS HDD 8TB (ST8000NE0011) model will be available for purchase on Q1 2016. It will be the only 8TB drive optimised for mid-range NAS, server and cloud storage. Other capacities – 2TB, 3TB, 4TB, 5TB and 6TB are alread available on the market for a while.“Our customers are finding themselves under more pressure than ever as the volume of data they need to deal with continues to increase dramatically,” said David Chiang, GM, business division, Qnap Systems, Inc. “Qnap is focused on delivering [...]