Large Form Factor (LFF)
The Large Form Factor (LFF) is a type of hard drive form factor that is larger than the standard small form factor (SFF) hard drive. The Dell 400-ASDF 10TB SAS 12GBPS 7.2K RPM LFF Hard Drive is designed with a LFF form factor, which allows for a higher storage capacity in a smaller physical size. This makes the drive an ideal choice for use in high-density storage applications where space is limited, such as in blade servers or storage arrays.
The LFF form factor is also commonly known as a 3.5-inch hard drive, which is larger than the 2.5-inch form factor commonly used for portable devices and laptops. The larger form factor allows for the use of larger and more powerful components, which can result in increased storage capacity, better performance and improved durability.
The LFF form factor also allows for better cooling and ventilation which can help to prolong the lifespan of the drive. This is important for systems that operate in high-temperature environments, as it helps to reduce the risk of drive failure due to overheating.
High-Density Data Storage
High-density data storage refers to the ability of a hard drive to store large amounts of data in a small physical space. The Dell 400-ASDF 10TB SAS 12GBPS 7.2K RPM LFF Hard Drive is designed for high-density data storage, making it suitable for use in servers, storage systems, and data centers where space is limited.
The drive has a large storage capacity of 10TB, which allows for the storage of large amounts of data in a single drive. Additionally, the drive has a large form factor (LFF) design, which allows for a higher storage capacity in a smaller physical size. This makes the drive an ideal choice for use in high-density storage applications where space is limited, such as in blade servers or storage arrays.
Another feature that contributes to the high-density data storage of the drive is its advanced format technology. Advanced format technology allows for a higher storage density on the drive, which in turn allows for more data to be stored in the same physical space. This feature is particularly useful for applications where large amounts of data need to be stored for extended periods of time.
Hot-swap capability is a feature that allows for the easy replacement of a hard drive without shutting down the system. The Dell 400-ASDF 10TB SAS 12GBPS 7.2K RPM LFF Hard Drive is designed with hot-swap capability, which allows for easy and convenient replacement of the drive without interrupting the operation of the system.
This feature is particularly useful in servers, storage systems, and data centers where high availability of data is critical. With hot-swap capability, a drive can be replaced quickly and easily, reducing downtime and maintaining high availability of data. This can help to minimize the impact of drive failure on the system and ensure that data is always available to users.
Hot-swap capability also allows for easy upgrade or replacement of the drive. This feature is beneficial for systems where the storage capacity needs to be increased or where a higher-performance drive is required. The ability to replace the drive without shutting down the system, makes the process more convenient and less disruptive to the operation of the system.
- Manufacturer : Dell
- MPN : 400-ASDF
- Type : Hard Disk Drive With Tray
- SKU : 400-ASDF
- Device Type : Hard Drive - Internal - Nearline
- Storage Capacity : 10TB
- Interface : SAS-12GBPS
- Bytes Per Sector : 512E
- Drive Dimensions : 3.5 Inch
- Spindle Speed : 7200 RPM
- Drive Transfer Rate : 1200 MBPS (External)
- Interfaces : 1 X Serial Attached SCSI - 12GBPS
- Compatible Bays : 1 X Internal - 3.5inch
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 4 Inch
- Depth : 5.8 Inch
- Height : 1 Inch
- Weight : 1.52 Lbs
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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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