Seagate brings Exos X, Exos E, and Nytro enterprise storage solutions to PH
In response to the incessant requirement of enterprises for massive yet dependable storage, Seagate recently introduced its Enterprise Datasphere Fleet, consisting of the Exos X, Exos E, and Nytro storage solutions.
Comprising of two models, namely the Exos X12 and the Exos X10, the Exos X series is Seagate's flagship lineup of enterprise hard disk drives (HDD) available in storage capacities of up to 12TB and performance of up to 261MBps. Adopting a helium-sealed drive design, the Exos X features Seagate technologies such as PowerBalance, PowerChoice, RAID Rebuild, Advance Write Cache, and Seagate Secure. Mean time between failures (MTBF) is rated at 2.5 million hours.
Positioned as a mainstream storage solution for data centers, Seagate's Exos E series comes in 3.5-inch and 2.5-inch form factors. The lineup's 3.5-inch models, namely the Exos 7E8, Exos 7E2, and the Exos 5EB are available in capacities of up to 8TB, offering performance of up to 249MBps and MTBF of two million hours. Meanwhile, the Exos 7E2000, Exos 10E2400, Exos 10E300, and the Exos 15E900, are 2.5-inch HDDs that offer capacities of up to 2TB, performance of up to 315MBps, and MTBF of two million hours. The Exos E series comes with Seagate technologies such as PowerChoice, RAID Rebuild, TurboBoost, Advance Write Cache, Seagate Secure, and Instant Secure Erase.
Both the Exos X and the Exos E series are designed to address hyperscale applications, data centers, RAID storage, distributed file systems, enterprise servers, transaction-based applications, centralized surveillance, and other compliance and data security initiatives, all of which require 24x7 operation.
The last but not the least, the Nytro series, which consists of one model at the moment, the Nytro XF1230, differs from the Exos X and the Exos E, being a solid state drive (SSD). Available in capacities of up to 1.9TB, performance of up to 560MBPs and 98,000 IOPS, and MTBF of two million hours, the Nytro XF1230 is based on eMLC flash technology and comes with power-loss data protection (PFAIL) feature from Seagate. The Nytro series is designed to handle cloud, web server, and boot applications.
Seagate's Exos X, Exos E, and the Nytro are being offered with up to five year warranty.