Seagate Exos Enterprise Hard Drives power the datasphere, enabling data centre architects and IT professionals to deliver trusted performance, rock-solid reliability and the best possible ROI for demanding 24×7 operations.
<b>Scalable. Responsive. Innovative</b>
For everything hyperscale, there’s ExosTM X — the most powerful way to access the datasphere and harness the full potential of the cloud. Exos X16, Exos X12, and Exos X10 enterprise hard drives integrate the latest technology in support of a scalable, secure, and reliable cloud data centre. Specifically designed to work in highly scalable environments requiring low power consumption and weight, the Exos X series hard drives perform consistently while scaling to meet the stringent TCO requirements of most cloud-based data centres.
– Hyperscale applications/cloud data centres
– Massive scale-out data centres OLTP and HPC 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 centralised surveillance
<b>Built-in Data Protection</b>
Seagate Secure Instant Secure Erase drives simplify drive repurposing and disposal, protect data-at-rest and help comply with corporate and federal data security mandates.
Prevent unauthorised access and safeguard stored data with three levels of security, including Secure Downloads & Diagnostics (SD&D), TCG compliant Self-Encrypting Drive and government-grade FIPS/Common Criteria tamper-resistant hard drive.
<b>Data Management Made Easy</b>
– Simplify infrastructure management with the FastFormat feature for advanced format (4Kn and 512e)
– Unprecedented power savings during idle times with PowerChoice technology for TCO improvement
– Use Instant Secure Erase for easy drive disposal and re-purposing if and when needed
<ul><li>Industry’s first 16 TB drive for 33% more petabytes per rack</li><li>Highest 16 TB hard drive performance with enhanced caching, making it perfect for cloud data centre and massive scale-out data centre applications</li><li>Hyperscale SATA model tuned for large data transfers and low latency</li><li>PowerBalance TM feature optimises Watts/TB</li><li>Helium sealed-drive design delivers lower total cost of ownership through lower power and weight</li><li>Next-generation helium side-sealing weld technology for added handling robustness and leak protection</li><li>Digital environmental sensors to monitor internal drive conditions for optimal operation and performance</li><li>Data protection and security: Seagate Secure TM features for safe, affordable, fast, and easy drive retirement</li><li>Proven enterprise-class reliability backed by 5-year limited warranty and 2.5M-hr MTBF rating</li></ul>