Compatibility of Enterprise HDD
The Seagate 2TY233-150 Exos X18 12TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS 256MB Buffer Enterprise Hard Drive is compatible with servers and storage systems that support SAS-12GBPS interface and have a SAS-12GBPS port available. Make sure the system also supports 12TB hard drives and has enough space to accommodate it. Additionally, it is important to check the firmware and driver compatibility as well. It is always recommended to consult the server or storage system's documentation or the manufacturer's website for specific compatibility information.
Performance of 12GBPS HDD
The Seagate 2TY233-150 Exos X18 12TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS 256MB Enterprise Hard Drive is designed for high-performance enterprise storage applications. With a 7.2K RPM spindle speed and a large 256MB buffer, this drive can deliver fast data transfer speeds and improved overall system performance. The SAS-12GBPS interface also allows for high-speed data transfer between the drive and the host system.
The drive uses advanced caching technology and has a high sustained data transfer rate of up to 260MB/s, making it well suited for high-performance data storage applications such as video surveillance, big data analytics, and other high-density data storage needs. It also features a high Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) of 2.5 million hours and supports advanced security features such as Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) technology which helps protect data in case of drive failure or theft.
It is important to note that performance can also be affected by factors such as the system's overall configuration, the number of drives in the system, and the specific workloads being run. For specific performance information, it is recommended to consult the manufacturer's website or the documentation provided with the drive.
The Seagate 2TY233-150 Exos X18 12TB 7.2K RPM SAS-12GBPS 256MB Enterprise HDD is designed for high-reliability enterprise storage applications. The drive features a high Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) rating of 2.5 million hours, which is an industry standard measurement of a drive's expected lifespan. Additionally, the drive uses advanced caching technology and has a large 256MB buffer which helps to improve overall system performance and reduce the risk of data loss due to power outages or other unexpected interruptions.
The drive also supports advanced security features such as Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) technology, which helps to protect data in case of drive failure or theft. The SAS-12GBPS interface provides a fast and reliable connection between the drive and the host system and the drive is built to withstand the rigors of 24/7 operation in demanding enterprise environments.
It's worth mentioning that the reliability of the drive can be affected by various factors such as the system's overall configuration, the number of drives in the system, and the specific workloads being run. It's always recommended to follow the manufacturer's guidelines and best practices for setting up, configuring, and maintaining the drive and the system it is installed in to ensure optimal performance and reliability.
General Information about this Seagate 2TY233-150
- Manufacturer: Seagate
- Part Number or SKU# 2TY233-150
- Product Line: Exos X18
- Product Name: Exos X18 12TB Hard Drive
Technical Information of Seagate 12TB Hard Drive
- Storage Capacity: 12 TB
- Enclosure: Internal
- Interface: SAS-12GBPS
- 512e Sector Size (bytes Per Sector): 512, 520, 528
- 4kn Sector Size (bytes Per Sector): 4096, 4160,4224
- Drive Dimensions: 3.5 Inch
- Mtbf: 2.5 Million Hours
- Helium Sealed-drive Design: Yes
- Super parity: Yes
- Low Halogen: Yes
- Powerchoice™ Idle Power Technology: Yes
- Powerchoice™ Power/performance Technology: Yes
- Low Halogen/hot-plug Support: Yes
- Organic Solderability Preservative: Yes
- Rsa 2048 Firmware Verification (sd&d): Yes
Dimension and Weight for this Seagate SAS Hard Disk
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
Drive Performance for Seagate 3.5 Inch Hard Disk Drive
- Interface Access Speed (GBPS): 12.0, 6.0, 3.0
- Sustained Data Transfer Rate Od (max): 270/258 MBPS
- Random Read/write 4k Qd16 Wcd (iops): 170/550
- Average Latency: 4.16 Ms
- Interface Ports: Dual
- Buffer: 256 MB
- Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM
- Scalable Hyperscale Applications/cloud Data Centers
- Massive Scale-out Data Centers
- Big Data Applications
- High-capacity Density Raid Storage
- Mainstream Enterprise External Storage Arrays
- Distributed File Systems, Including Hadoop And Ceph
- Enterprise Backup And Restore— D2d, Virtual Tape
- Centralized Surveillance
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.
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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