HGST Hard Drives
Laying the foundation for a worry-free data center, HGST delivers capacity to conquer the data explosion – Ultrastar® He12 HDD. Designed to handle workloads up to 550TB per year, the Ultrastar He12 HDD is the industry’s first 12TB drive and uses PMR technology to make it drop-in ready for any enterprise-capacity application or environment. The stable internal environment created by fourth-generation HelioSeal® technology enables a new 8-disk design, increasing the capacity by 20% when compared to the 7-disk design of the prior generation. This highest capacity helium drive offers the lowest power profile in the industry to help data center architects meet eco-environmental goals and requirements. Targeted at 2.5M hours MTBF, the Ultrastar He12 HDD provides the highest reliability rating available of all HDDs on the market today by building on the successful design of its 10TB, 8TB and 6TB predecessors. Trust HGST and the Ultrastar He12 HDD to deliver more capacity, more efficiency, more reliability and more value to your data center.
Highest Capacity – 12TB PMR HDD, drop-in ready for capacity workloads
Low Power – 54% lower idle watts/TB than 8TB air-filled drives
More Reliable – Highest MTBF rating for an HDD at 2.5M hours
Laying the foundation for a worry-free data center, HGST delivers an exceptional capacity hard drive in the industry – Ultrastar He10. Designed to handle workloads up to 550TB per year, the He10 uses PMR technology and is the industry’s first 10TB drive that is drop-in ready for any enterprise-capacity application or environment. Based on field proven, third-generation HelioSeal® technology, it offers the lowest power profile in the industry to help data center architects meet eco-environmental goals and requirements. Targeted at 2.5M hours MTBF, the He10 provides the highest reliability rating available of all HDDs on the market today by building on the successful design of its 8TB and 6TB predecessors. Trust HGST and Ultrastar He10 to deliver more capacity, more efficiency, more reliability and more value to your data center.
High Capacity – 10TB HDD, drop-in ready for mainstream enterprise
Low Power – 44% more efficient (Watts/TB) than air-filled drives
Most Reliable – Best-in-class reliability rating of 2.5M hours MTBF
When you are looking for economical, high-capacity enterprise-class storage, look to the Ultrastar® 7K6000. Designed to handle workloads up to 550TB per year, it delivers the value and performance you need for data center storage. With outstanding random write and sequential performance, the Ultrastar 7K6000 delivers 6TB of capacity in a 3.5-inch form factor. Innovations like patented Rotational Vibration Safeguard (RVS) sensor technology optimize drive reliability in multi-drive RAID arrays and rack-mounted systems. Engineered for the highest quality, the Ultrastar 7K6000 passes stringent reliability testing. The ultra-reliable Ultrastar 7K6000 reduces downtime, eliminates service calls and minimizes TCO. Rely on the Ultrastar 7K6000 to deliver value and performance to the cost-sensitive data center.
Up to 6TB Capacity – Up to 6TB enterprise-class storage on HGST's proven 7th generation, 5-disk platform
Performance – Up to 3X faster random writes and 25% faster sequential performance over 7K4000
12Gb/s SAS & 6Gb/s SATA – 12Gb/s SAS for high performance data centers; compatible with 6Gb/s SAS
Data centers face growing pressures to store more with flat-to-shrinking budgets. Keeping systems operational for as long as possible to maximize investments can be an effective part of the strategy, but supporting those legacy applications becomes even more challenging as drive technologies move to next generation formats and interfaces. Ultrastar 7K2 has a SATA 6Gb/s interface and native 512-byte (512n) sector size to provide consistent, high performance and compatibility with legacy data center applications. Enhanced RAFF™ technology in the 7K2 includes sophisticated electronics to monitor the drive and correct both linear and rotational vibration disturbances in real time—especially helpful in multi-drive arrays and rack-mounted systems maintaining high read/write performance. Designed to handle workloads up to 550TB per year, the Ultrastar 7K2 delivers up to 2TB of affordable storage capacity for high-intensity applications in enterprise-class environments.
High Capacity – Up to 2TB
Built for the Enterprise – Robust mechanical design
Legacy Compatibility – SATA with native 512 block size format
When you need to access to a lot of data, fast -- count on the compact, high-performance Ultrastar® C10K1800 enterprise-class HDD. Delivering up to 1.8TB of capacity, the drive helps you manage data growth in a smaller footprint. Innovations in performance give you the speed you are looking for: 12Gb/s SAS interface delivers high transfer rates between host and drive. Non-volatile media cache accelerates write performance even at high workloads and helps improve reliability and data integrity during unexpected power loss. With a 2M hour MTBF reliability rating and a 5-year warranty, you can trust your mission critical data to the high-performance Ultrastar C10K1800.
Best-in-class Performance – 2.5X faster random write than prior generation 10K HDDs
Best-in-class Capacity – Advanced Format models deliver up to 1.8TB
Enterprise-class Protection – Multiple security and data encryption options