Monday, Jun 25, 2018 | Last Update : 01:38 AM IST
The new high-capacity hard drives provide for increased storage density in a range of enterprise and cloud storage applications.
Western Digital Corporation has expanded its WD Gold hard drive lineup to include a 12TB capacity model, designed to address demanding Big Data workloads. The new high-capacity hard drives provide for increased storage density in a range of enterprise and cloud storage applications.
Whether data comes in the form of confidential consumer data, healthcare records or business intelligence, WD Gold hard drives claims to provide a no-compromise storage solution that modern day IT managers need.
The WD Gold hard drives are designed to store users’ most important data. Designed for heavy-workload, high-vibration server environments, the new drives have a reliability rating (2.5 million hours MTBF) that is among the highest in WD’s hard drive portfolio. The drives utilize Western Digital’s 4th generation HelioSeal technology, which seals helium in the drive.
The new WD Gold 12TB hard drives (model number WD121KRYZ) feature a five-year limited warranty, and are available now through select distributors.