STX recently released the Barracuda ES.2 SAS 1 TB HDD to offer benefits to the business class. No other SATA HDD in the market is full duplex and dual-port. Barracuda ES.2 offers 10 times greater reliability as compared to the desktop family drives. It therefore, is energy efficient. Barracuda ES.2 class consumes approx. 20% less power as it is incorporated with Seagate’s PowerTrim™ technology.
“With the added enterprise features found within SAS all merging into a lower-cost package, we anticipate our customers will be very interested in building and deploying SAS-based systems with Seagate® drives.”
In order to hold its performance in multi drive schemes, new RVFF™ (Rotational Vibration Feed Forward) arrangement is designed with its accessibility of uptime data. It is backed with a warranty of five-year.
- Capacity: up to 1TB
- Functions at: 7, 200-rpm spin speeds
- Average seek: 8.5ms
- Capacity: 500GB and 750GB