Product overview of Storage Drive
The 400-APXY Dell 900GB 15K RPM SAS 12GBPS 256MB Hard Drive is a high-performance data storage device designed for enterprise-grade systems that require high-speed data access and processing. In this article, we will provide an overview of the key features and specifications of this hard drive, including its capacity, rotational speed, interface, cache size, and compatibility.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive has a storage capacity of 900GB, which makes it suitable for storing large amounts of data, such as applications, databases, and multimedia files. The capacity is adequate for most enterprise applications, and it provides ample storage space for storing critical data.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive operates at a rotational speed of 15,000 revolutions per minute (RPM), which is one of the highest speeds available in the market. The higher the RPM, the faster the drive can access and transfer data. This high speed makes the hard drive suitable for high-performance applications that require fast data access and processing.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive uses a Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, which is a high-speed data transfer interface designed for enterprise-grade systems. The SAS interface provides faster data transfer rates than traditional interfaces such as SATA. The SAS interface has a maximum transfer rate of 12 Gigabits per second (Gbps), which allows the hard drive to transfer data quickly and efficiently.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive has a cache size of 256 megabytes (MB), which is a type of high-speed memory that stores frequently accessed data. The cache acts as a buffer between the processor and the hard drive, and it can help speed up the transfer of data by reducing the amount of time it takes to access frequently used data. The larger the cache size, the more data the hard drive can store in the cache, which can help improve performance.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive is compatible with a wide range of enterprise-grade systems, including servers, storage arrays, and workstations. The hard drive is designed to work seamlessly with Dell PowerEdge servers and Dell PowerVault storage arrays, ensuring compatibility and reliability.
The 400-APXY Dell hard drive is a reliable and durable storage device designed for enterprise-grade systems. It is built to withstand high levels of usage and can operate under extreme conditions. The hard drive is also designed with advanced error correction techniques that help ensure data integrity and reduce the risk of data loss.
In summary, the 400-APXY Dell 900GB 15K RPM SAS 12GBPS 256MB Hard Drive is a high-performance data storage device designed for enterprise-grade systems. It has a large storage capacity, high rotational speed, fast data transfer interface, large cache size, and is compatible with a wide range of systems. The hard drive is also reliable and durable, making it an excellent choice for businesses that require high-speed data access and processing.
General Information about this Dell 400-APXY
- Brand Name: Dell
- Model Number or SKU# 400-APXY
- Product Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- Sub Type: SAS 12GBPS
Technical Information of Dell 900GB Hard Drive
- Form Factor: 2.5inch
- Capacity: 900GB
- Features: Advanced Format 512e
- Interface Type: SAS 12GBPS
- Drive Transfer Rate: 1200 MBPS (External)
- Spindle Speed: 15000 RPM
Expansion / Connectivity
- Interfaces: 1 X Serial Attached Scsi 3
- Compatible Bays: 1 X Hot-plug - 2.5inch
Dimension and Weight
- Width: 2.8 Inch
- Depth: 3.9 Inch
- Height: 0.6 Inch
- Weight: 0.50 lbs
Compatibility of SAS 12GBPS Hard Disk Drive
- Poweredge C6420
- Poweredge R440
- Poweredge R740
- Poweredge R740xd
- Poweredge R940
Contact us or ask for live chat/help if you have any questions about the compatibility of this item to ensure the model's matching features with your current system.
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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