The Dell 24HF9 16TB 7.2K RPM Near Line SAS-12GBPS hard drive is a high-capacity storage solution for enterprise-level storage systems. The drive has a capacity of 16 terabytes, which is large enough to store a significant amount of data. The drive has a rotational speed of 7.2K RPM, which is a moderate speed that provides a balance of performance and energy efficiency.
The drive uses the SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface, which is a high-performance data transfer standard that is commonly used in enterprise storage systems. The drive also supports a data transfer rate of 12 Gbps, which is a fast data transfer rate that enables the drive to quickly transfer large amounts of data.
The Storage is a "nearline" drive, which means it's designed for use in data storage systems that require high storage capacity, but don't require the same level of performance as "enterprise-class" drives. Nearline drives are typically used for storing archival data, backups, and other non-critical data.
This drive is designed for 24x7x365 operation, and it is built to withstand high workloads and provide a high level of reliability. Additionally, it features advanced error correction, and it is designed to recover from errors without compromising data integrity.
The 16TB 7.2K RPM Near Line SAS-12GBPS hard drive is a high-capacity and high-performance storage solution that is well-suited for use in enterprise storage systems that require high storage capacity for archival data, backups, and other non-critical data. It uses SAS interface and it is a nearline drive that is less expensive than enterprise-class drive with similar capacity.
The Dell 16TB 7.2K RPM Nearline SAS-12 Gbps hard drive is compatible with servers and storage systems that support SAS 12 Gbps interfaces and have a SAS backplane or controller. It is recommended that you check with your server or storage system vendor for specific compatibility information, as well as the firmware version of your SAS controller. It is also important to ensure that the drive is supported by your RAID controller as well as the RAID level you are using. The "Nearline" in the name indicates that this drive is designed for nearline storage, which typically refers to data archiving or backup storage, and may not be suitable for primary storage or high-performance workloads. It is also important to note that this drive is designed for use in enterprise and data center environments, and may not be compatible with consumer-grade computer systems. It is recommended to check the system documentation and ensure that the drive is supported by your RAID controller as well as the RAID level you are using.
The performance of a Dell 16TB Hard Drive can vary depending on the specific model and the system it is being used in. However, in general, Dell 16TB Hard Drives are designed for use in enterprise storage systems and are optimized for high-capacity storage and reliable data access.
The drive has a storage capacity of 16 terabytes, which provides a large amount of storage space for storing large amounts of data. The rotation speed of the drive is also an important factor in performance, a 7200 RPM drive will provide faster data access times than slower-spinning drives, which can help improve the overall performance of the storage system.
The interface used by the drive can also affect performance, faster interfaces such as SAS-12GBPS or SAS-6GBPS allows for faster data transfer speeds and better performance when working with large data sets or when multiple users are accessing the data simultaneously.
The drive may have features such as hot-plug capability, which allows for easy replacement of failed drives without shutting down the entire system, this feature can increase system availability and reduce downtime.
Overall, the performance of a Dell 16TB Hard Drive will depend on the specific model and the system it is being used in. But it's generally designed for high-performance storage for enterprise-grade systems and applications that require large amounts of storage and fast data access.
General Information about this Dell 24HF9
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 24HF9
- Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- Interface: SAS-12GBPS
Technical Information for 16 TB Hard Drive
- Capacity: 16 TB Storage
- Compatible Bays: 1 X Hot-swap - 3.5
- Cache: 512 MB
- Features: Advanced Format 512E
Performance of 12GBPS Hard Disk
- Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM
- External Transfer Rate: 1200 MBPS
- Buffer: 512 MB
Dimension and Weight of 3.5 Inch HDD
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
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The Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) hard drives have become increasingly popular for their increasing use in high-end workstations and servers. These drives are employed in consumer desktops and modern servers for their speed and reliability. Enterprises have made the SAS hard drives their de-facto standard. Now, the 12Gbps speed throws the usefulness of these drives up a notch.
Most professional hosting providers now use SAS 12Gbps hard drives for data production. These drives have proven useful in high input/output operations and critical website functions. Users trust these drives because there is no risk of data loss, corruption, or downtime.
SAS 12Gbps drives read, write, and process data within split seconds. The latest 12Gbps disks use the latest RAID hardware technology to offer faster data transfer and recovery rates. They are perfect for sequential data, high workloads, and random IOPS alike.
This function allows them to be best suited for servers that have 100 percent duty cycles. They do not only work with desktops and PCs, but they can read/write data 24/7.
SAS 12Gbps HDDs have received utmost attention in the market as a result of its high performance. These performance benefits allow it to be useful for a wide variety of applications. For instance, a SAS 12Gbps connection can support up to four wide lanes per connection.
Connecting JBOD with these SAS drives can support up to 1200MB/s. These high-performance drives do not only help handle large workloads; they also offer cost-effective expansion to an already robust system.
Also, each 12Gbps high-performance SAS drives can offer users a rotational speed of up to 15000 rpm.
They provide a great bandwidth enough to perform efficiently. The robust performance of SAS 12Gbps drives clearly a worthy investment for improved performance of servers and desktops. They provide very large amounts of storage options and a cost-effective choice for users.
The flexibility is one of the best benefits of SAS 12Gbps drives. These drives have configured flexibility, which allows them to work perfectly with several devices without modification or changes. Many of them feature a Universal Serial controller for seamless system support.
SAS 12Gbps hard drives can also be partitioned in a storage pool and assigned to servers for work-intensive applications. They are a perfect fit for server systems, including reservation systems, medical imaging, and more!
Only this range of SAS hard drives can provide users with the best worlds of flexibility. This way, allowing them to support use with other drives.
12Gbps SAS-based storage systems have the benefit of dual-port capability. This allows them to provide a redundant path to the drives in case of controller failover. These drives also operate on separate point-to-point connections. That way, it is rare for drive connection loss to affect them.SAS 12Gbps HDDs are built to handle the rigors of heavy workloads and enterprise use. They also safeguard data integrity, thanks to their ability to comprehensively verify data and correct errors.
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