System Requirements for Installation
The 400-ANFC Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS Hard Drive is designed for use in enterprise-level servers and storage systems, so it is important to ensure that your system meets the necessary requirements before installing the drive.
- First, your server or storage system must have a SAS interface with a data transfer rate of 12 Gbps, in order to take full advantage of the drive's fast data transfer speeds.
- Secondly, your system should have enough space to accommodate the physical size of the drive. The drive has a 3.5-inch form factor, so it should fit in most standard drive bays.
- Thirdly, your system should have the necessary power connectors and cables to provide power to the drive. The drive requires +12V and +5V power connections.
- Fourthly, your system should have the appropriate software drivers installed to allow the operating system to communicate with the drive. Dell provides software drivers that are compatible with the drive and can be downloaded from their website.
- Lastly, your system should be compatible with the drive and meet the required operating system and firmware version. The drive is designed to work with Dell servers and storage systems and should be used in the recommended system.
The 400-ANFC Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS Hard Drive is a high-performance storage solution designed for use in enterprise-level servers and storage systems. It has a storage capacity of 6TB, which is ideal for storing large amounts of data. The drive has a rotation speed of 7.2K RPM, which provides fast data access and transfer speeds.
The drive also has a SAS interface with a data transfer rate of 12 Gbps, which allows for faster communication between the drive and the host system. The SAS interface is a point-to-point architecture that provides improved scalability and data transfer rates over traditional parallel SCSI interfaces.
The drive is also built with reliability in mind, featuring a robust design and high-quality components that help to ensure the drive's long-term reliability and durability. The drive is also designed to work with Dell servers and storage systems, ensuring seamless integration and compatibility.
Reliability of 12GBPS Hard Drive
The 400-ANFC Dell 6TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS Hard Drive is designed with reliability in mind, featuring a robust design and high-quality components that help to ensure the drive's long-term reliability and durability. The drive uses advanced error correction technology to detect and correct data errors, reducing the risk of data loss due to disk failure.
The drive also incorporates advanced power management features that help to conserve energy and reduce power consumption, which can help to prolong the life of the drive and reduce the risk of failure. Additionally, Dell's rigorous testing and quality control processes ensure that the drive meets or exceeds industry standards for reliability and durability.
In addition to the internal features, Dell also offers a warranty and support options for the drive to ensure the reliability of the product. They provide a limited warranty period that covers the replacement of the product if it fails during the covered time frame, and also offer support options like Technical Support and ProSupport Plus to ensure the reliability of the product.
- Manufacturer : Dell
- MPN : 400-ANFC
- Type : Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- HDD Type : SAS-12GBPS
- Capacity : 6TB
- SKU : 400-ANFC
- Spindle Speed : 7.2K RPM
- Interface : SAS
- Form Factor : 3.5inch
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 4 Inch
- Depth : 5.8 Inch
- Height : 1 Inch
- Weight : 1.52 LBS
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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