Exceptional reliability in the context of hard drives refers to the ability of the drive to perform its intended function over an extended period of time without experiencing a significant failure. The Western Digital 0F48155 22TB 7200 RPM SATA-6GBPS hard drive is designed with several advanced technologies that work together to improve its overall reliability.
One of the key technologies used in the drive is HelioSeal technology, which hermetically seals the drive to protect it from environmental elements such as dust, humidity, and temperature changes. This helps to prevent damage to the drive's internal components, which can lead to data loss and drive failure.
Another feature that contributes to the drive's exceptional reliability is a dual-stage micro actuator, which improves the drive's head positioning accuracy, and StableTrac which secures the motor shaft at both ends to reduce system-induced vibration and stabilize platters for accurate tracking. These technologies help to improve the drive's overall reliability by reducing the chance of errors or failures due to mechanical issues.
Additionally, the drive has a high mean time between failures (MTBF) of 2.5 million hours, which is a measure of the drive's reliability and indicates that the drive is designed to last for many years of continuous use. This MTBF rating is one of the highest in the industry and is a testament to the drive's exceptional reliability. The drive also has an advanced error correction and recovery features to help ensure the integrity of data stored on the drive.
Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA)
Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) is a computer bus interface that connects host devices, such as computers, to storage devices, such as hard drives or solid-state drives (SSDs). SATA is the most common interface used to connect storage devices to personal computers and other consumer devices.
SATA interface standard supports data transfer rates of up to 6 Gbps which is known as SATA III or SATA 6 Gbps. It is faster than the previous SATA II standard, which supported data transfer rates of up to 3 Gbps. This allows for faster data access and improved overall performance.
SATA interface is a point-to-point interface, which means that each storage device is connected directly to the host device. SATA also supports hot-swapping, which allows for connecting and disconnecting storage devices without shutting down the computer. This allows users to easily add or replace storage devices without disrupting the operation of the system.
SATA 6 Gbps is an interface that connects storage devices to host devices, it supports data transfer rates of up to 6 Gbps and is known as SATA III or SATA 6 Gbps, it is faster than previous standards, it is a point-to-point interface, supports hot-swapping and commonly used in personal computers, workstations, data centers, cloud storage, and other demanding enterprise applications where high-performance and reliability are required.
The Western Digital 0F48155 22TB SATA-6GBPS hard drive is generally compatible with most devices and systems that use the Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) interface and support the SATA-6 Gbps transfer rate. It is designed for use in data centers, personal computers, workstations, and other high-performance storage environments and is compatible with most operating systems such as Windows, MacOS, Linux, and UNIX.
It can be used in servers, desktops, laptops, network-attached storage (NAS) devices, and storage area networks (SANs) as well as in data centers, cloud storage, and other demanding enterprise applications.
However, it's important to note that the drive's large capacity and high performance may require a certain level of system resources to work optimally. Therefore, it is recommended to check the system requirements and compatibility of the host device before installing the drive. Additionally, it is also important to make sure that the hard drive is properly formatted and partitioned to work with your specific operating system and application.
It is also important to check if the host device supports the SATA-6 Gbps interface and that the system has enough power supply to power the drive.
The Western Digital 0F48155 22TB SATA-6GBPS hard drive is generally compatible with most devices and systems that use the SATA interface and support the SATA-6 Gbps transfer rate, but it's always important to check the system requirements, compatibility, proper formatting and power supply before installing the drive to ensure optimal performance.
General Information about this Western Digital 0F48155
- Manufacturer: Western Digital
- Part Number or SKU# 0F48155
- Device Type: 22TB Hard Drive
Technical Information of Western Digital 22TB Hard Disk
- Storage Capacity: 22 TB
- Enclosure: Internal
- Interface: SATA-6GBPS
- Drive Dimensions: 3.5 Inch
- Interface Transfer Rate: 600 MBPS
- Sustained Transfer Rate: 291/277 MBPS
- Average Latency: 4.16 Ms
- Buffer: 512 MB
- Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM
Dimension and Weight for this Western Digital SATA 6GBPS Hard Drive
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
Applications/environments of Western Digital SATA Hard Disk Drive
- Cloud & Hyperscale Storage
- Massive Scale-out (mso), High-density Data Centers
- Distributed File Systems
- Bulk Storage Using Object Storage Solutions Like Ceph And Openstack Swift
- Primary And Secondary Storage For Apache Hadoop® For Big Data Analytics
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