Seagate Barracuda ES.2 500GB SATA

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Seagate Barracuda ES.2 500GB SATA

The Barracuda ES.2 drive is the perfect solution for high-capacity enterprise storage applications such as the migration of mission-critical transactional data, from tier 1 to tier 2 (nearline) storage, where dollars/GB and GB/watt are a primary concern. With energy-saving PowerTrim features, superior rotational vibration tolerance and a choice of SATA or SAS interfaces, the Barracuda ES.2 drive provides world-leading technology and value.


Key Features

Perpendicular recording technology for maximum capacity 24x7 operation and 1.2 M hrs. MTBF Dynamic power saving using Seagate PowerTrim technology Broad spectrum rotational vibration tolerance at 12.5 rads/s2 Error recovery control - quick error resolution to prevent system timeouts Workload management to ensure operational reliability Quick and robust download with firmware security checks Write Same command for efficient RAID initialization Idle Read After Write data integrity checking Low total cost of ownership


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  • Applications

    Collaboration—email, messaging
    Enterprise backup and restore - D2D, virtual tape
    Infrastructure—web, print, file
    Maximum-capacity servers
    Networked Attached Storage (NAS)
    Reference and compliance data storage
    Rich media content storage - audio, video, image
    Storage-hungry business applications

  • Average Latency

    4.16 msec

  • Cache


  • Capacity


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  • Interface

    SATA 2.0 3Gb/s

  • Manufacturer


  • MTBF

    1,200,000 hours

  • Operating Temperature

    0°C ~ +55°C

  • Product Range

    Barracuda ES.2

  • Random read seek time

    8.5 msec

  • Random write seek time

    9.5 msec

  • Rotational Speed

    7,200 RPM

  • Shock (Non-Operating)

    300G, 2ms

  • Shock (Operating)

    63G, 2ms

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