Hitachi Ultrastar C15K147 and 15K600 - high-speed enterprise-class hard drives

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Company Hitachi GST (Hitachi Global Storage Technologies) announced sales of two new Ultrastar hard drives with a spindle speed 15000 rpm for enterprise storage zero and first level (Tier 0 / 1). New models include the Ultrastar C15K147 and Ultrastar 15K600.

Ultrastar 15K600 offers a volume of 600 GB maximum storage capacity in a 3.5-inch form factor with a spindle speed 15000 rpm, which provides 33% more memory compared to the previous version. Equipped with a SAS 6 Gb / FCAL or 4 Gb /, Ultrastar 15K600 offers the reliability and performance necessary for intensive applications input / output, such as data processing, decision support, transaction processing and multi-user applications. Productivity, Hitachi has consistently increased from generation to generation, so, Ultrastar 23% faster than its predecessor. The disc also has the largest in the industry cache to 64 MB. -Family Ultrastar 15K600 presented in three versions with a storage capacity of 300, 450 and 600 GB.

Aimed at high-speed work on a small area of the new 2.5-inch Ultrastar C15K147 at 70% efficiency standard 3.5-inch enterprise-class drives, allowing system integrators and OEM-manufacturers put more drives in a compact high-performance servers, designed for limited - area data centers. Ultrastar C15K147 with spindle speed 15000 rpm offers 11% more consistent performance and 23% less time searching compared with the version of the hard drive at a speed of 10000 rpm. Equipped with a patented energy-saving technology, Hitachi Advanced Power Management Ultrastar C15K147 consumes 50% less energy than other 3.5-inch drives, Hitachi. Ultrastar C15K147 comes in models of 73 GB and 147 GB and has a 64MB cache.

Each drive has a MTBF 1.6 million hours and developed using proven technologies, such as the patented sensor technology vibration protection RVS (Rotational Vibration Safeguard) and detection technology workload (Workload Detection Technology). The entire line of Hitachi Ultrastar drive supports power saving technologies.

Data loss can be irreparable, especially when the result is lost credibility with your customers and damage the reputation of the company. This is one of the reasons that Hitachi now offers a full line of enterprise-class drives with the technology samoshifrovaniya and spindle speed 10000 and 15000 rpm with full disk encryption, which allows the system designer and OEM-partners to protect the data on their customers. Each disk corresponds to the specification Ultrastar Trusted Computing Group's Enterprise A Security Subsystem Class to facilitate the integration and implementation. System performance does not suffer, because encryption is regulated at the level of the disk, but not at the level of the processor or operating system. Wheels Ultrastar C15K147 and 15K600 to five-year warranty.