Product Overview of IBM 00FN184
The IBM 00FN184 is a hard disk drive designed for enterprise use. It offers a storage capacity of 6TB and is designed to operate at SATA 6Gbps with a rotational speed of 7,200 RPM. This hard drive is primarily intended for use in nearline applications, which means it is suitable for storing data that is accessed less frequently than data stored on primary storage systems. In this article, we will discuss the features of the IBM 00FN184 hard drive in detail.
Capacity and Form Factor
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive offers a storage capacity of 6TB, which is a significant amount of storage space for an enterprise-grade hard drive. This capacity is ideal for organizations that require a large amount of storage space for storing data, such as large files, databases, and backup data.
The hard drive comes in a 3.5-inch form factor, which is the standard size for enterprise-grade hard drives. This form factor makes it easy to install the hard drive into a server or storage system that supports 3.5-inch hard drives.
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive is designed to operate at SATA 6Gbps, which is the latest and fastest iteration of the SATA interface. This interface provides a high-speed data transfer rate of up to 6Gbps, which is six times faster than the previous generation of SATA interface.
The high-speed SATA interface is essential for enterprise applications that require fast data transfer rates. This interface ensures that the hard drive can deliver high-speed performance when reading and writing data, which is crucial for applications that require high-speed access to data, such as databases and file servers.
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive is designed to operate at a rotational speed of 7,200 RPM. This speed is ideal for enterprise applications that require fast data access and transfer rates. The high rotational speed ensures that the hard drive can deliver fast read and write performance, which is essential for applications that require high-speed access to data.
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive is primarily intended for use in nearline applications. Nearline storage refers to data storage that is accessed less frequently than data stored on primary storage systems. Nearline storage is typically used for storing data that is not frequently accessed but needs to be kept for a long time, such as backup data and archives.
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive is designed to provide high-capacity storage for nearline applications. Its large storage capacity and high-speed performance make it ideal for storing large amounts of data that is accessed less frequently.
The IBM 00FN184 hard drive uses the 512e format, which is a newer format for hard drives. The 512e format is designed to provide better compatibility with older systems that are not designed to work with advanced hard drive formats.
The 512e format ensures that the hard drive can be used with older systems that do not support the latest hard drive formats. This makes the IBM 00FN184 hard drive a versatile storage solution that can be used with a wide range of systems.
Overall, the IBM 00FN184 hard drive is an enterprise-grade hard drive that offers a large storage capacity of 6TB and operates at SATA 6Gbps with a rotational speed of 7,200 RPM. It is designed for use in nearline applications, making it an ideal solution for storing data that is accessed less frequently than data stored on primary storage systems. The hard drive uses the 512e format, which provides better compatibility with older systems that are not designed to work with advanced hard drive formats. Overall, the IBM 00FN184 hard drive is a reliable and high-performance storage solution for enterprise applications.
General Information about the IBM 00FN184
- Manufacturer: IBM
- Part Number or SKU# 00FN184
- Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- Interface Type: SATA 6GBPS
- Capacity: 6 TB
- Form Factor: 3.5
- Data Transfer Rate : 600 MBPS
- Spindle Speed : 7.2K RPM
- Features : Advanced Format 512e
- Designed For : Nextscale Nx360 M4 (3.5), Nx360 M5 (3.5)
Dimension and Weight
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
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When it comes to storing files and processing information, it is difficult to shove the impressive SATA hard drives aside. Although many people tend to regard hard disk drives as old technology, the new highly performing variants have raised the bar. One of the most impressive variants is hard drives with the SATA interface and transfer speed of up to 6Gbps.
These are among the best drives to buy presently. They come with flash-speed disks that load several times faster than traditional hard drives. Another added advantage is that they come in either 2.5-inch sizes or 3.5-inch sizes. Users can find SATA 6Gbps hard drives that will nicely fit their case or enclosure.
SATA 6Gbps hard drives are designed to offer maximum performance. They connect to servers, PCs, or desktop computers via SATA 6Gbps cables. Despite their compact 2.5" to 3.5" sizes, they feature a dynamic cache of up to 64MB. Having these types of storage devices in hand will improve work efficiency and productivity.
Improved Storage Capacity and Performance
There are SATA 6Gbps hard drives that can give users a blend of HDD and SSD functionality. A device that can give a synergistic effect of both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 18TB. Most of these drives also come along with NAND technology for enhanced performance.
The read-write speed is something that will give users optimum satisfaction. With the SATA 6Gbps interface, users can expect read speed up to 400MB/s. Not only that, but some drives also run at up to 10000 rpm. Even at that rate, they are generally quiet, and they generate less heat.
Drives that use the SATA 6Gbps interface have been built to learn users' most used applications effectively. This engineering allows them to load those applications faster. It also helps with gaming consoles to load the games initially after users have launched the game. There is everything to get excited about when it comes to these drives.
The point of the SATA 6Gbps interface is to enhance the quality of the traditional mechanical hard drives. They are available at different capacity choices and RPM choices.
Reliable Data Recovery
There are possibilities of data accidents such as accidental deletion, formatting, virus attack, unexpected power shutdown, and partition loss. If such losses occur, data recovery software can easily recover the data from SATA 6Gbps hard drives. Data can be easily recovered, undelete, and unformatted from these SATA hard drives
Dynamic CacheThe dynamic cache is one of these drives' most impressive features despite not being so evident to users. It improves the performance of the SATA 6Gbps drives in real-time with optimized cache allocation. This function allocates more cache towards the read and writes functions. That is why users will find that read and write speeds are usually almost equal.
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