Random Read and Write Performance
The 400-AKMJ Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS 12GBPS Poweredge and Powervault LFF Hard Drive supports data encryption and security features to protect sensitive data. It supports Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) technology which encrypts all data on the drive, using an Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) algorithm, which ensures that data remains secure even if the drive is lost or stolen.
The drive also supports the TCG Opal 2.0 standard and the Enterprise Security Subsystem Class (ESSC) features which provide an additional layer of security by allowing for the creation of multiple encryption keys, each with its own set of permissions. This allows for different levels of access to be assigned to different users or groups, ensuring that only authorized users have access to sensitive data.
The drive also supports instant secure erase (ISE) feature which allows for the immediate and secure erasure of data on the drive, this is useful when disposing or repurposing the drive.
SAS 12GBps Interface and Benefits
The 400-AKMJ Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS 12GBPS Poweredge and Powervault LFF Hard Drive offers a high storage capacity of 6TB, making it suitable for large-scale data storage. The drive's large capacity allows for storing large amounts of data, such as video, audio, and images, as well as large databases and backups.
The drive's 7.2K RPM rotational speed and SAS 12GBps interface provide fast data access and transfer speeds, resulting in improved performance. The drive's large capacity and high performance make it suitable for use in a wide range of applications, including databases, video editing, and file servers.
The drive also supports advanced formatting technology such as Advanced Format 512e, which improves the drive's performance and capacity by increasing the size of each data block. This allows the drive to store more data per track and improve overall performance.
In this subheading, we will be discussing the Capacity and Performance of the Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS 12GBPS Poweredge and Powervault LFF Hard Drive, including its large storage capacity, how its 7.2K RPM speed and SAS interface improve performance and how its advanced formatting technology affects capacity and performance.
Rotational Speed and Latency
The 400-AKMJ Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS 12GBPS Poweredge and Powervault LFF Hard Drive has a rotational speed of 7.2K RPM which is lower than the speed of 15K RPM hard drives, but higher than the speed of 5.4K RPM hard drives. This rotational speed provides a balance between capacity, performance, and power efficiency.
A lower rotational speed means the drive consumes less power, generates less heat and noise, resulting in a more energy-efficient drive. However, the drive may have slightly higher latency compared to 15K RPM hard drives.
Latency refers to the delay between the time a read or write command is issued and the time the data is actually read or written. The rotational speed of the drive is one of the factors that affects the latency, with higher rotational speeds resulting in lower latency.
The drive also has a SAS 12GBps interface which provides fast data transfer rates, helping to mitigate the effect of latency. This interface also allows for faster data access, improved performance and increased scalability.
- Manufacturer : Dell
- MPN : 400-AKMJ
- Type : Hard Drive - Hot-Swap
- SKU : 400-AKMJ
- Storage Capacity : 6TB
- Spindle Speed : 7.2K RPM
- Form Factor : 3.5inch
- Enclosure : Internal
- Interface : Serial Attached SCSI (SAS-12GBPS)
- Maximum Data Transfer Rate : 1200MBPS(EXTERNAL)
Expansion & Connectivity
- Interfaces : 1 X Serial Attached SCSI - 12GBPS
- Compatible Bays : 1 X Hot-Swap - 3.5inch
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 4 Inch
- Depth : 5.8 Inch
- Height : 1 Inch
- Weight : 1.52 Lbs
- Poweredge R730
- Poweredge R730XD
- Poweredge T630
About Refurbished Products
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 the utmost attention in the market as a result of their 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 drive 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 are a cost-effective choice for users.
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 into 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, allows 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 rigours 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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