Seagate Cheetah 15K.5 73GB SAS

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Seagate Cheetah 15K.5 73GB SAS

The Seagate Cheetah 15K.5 hard drive is the first to break the 100-MB/s sustained transfer rate barrier. These drives lead the industry in reliability, performance and value by delivering higher throughput with fewer drives than conventional 10K-RPM solutions. The Cheetah 15K.5 enterprise hard drive sets a new standard for storage cost effectiveness with an unprecedented blend of storage performance, capacity and reliability.


Key Features

16-MB cache Perpendicular recording technology for maximum capacity Up to 125-MB/s sustained transfer rate 30 percent more IOPS than 10K 3.5-inch drives Reduced RAID rebuild times Highest reliability rating in the industry Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)


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  • Applications

    Collaboration (groupware, email, e-learning, messaging)
    Data streaming, mining, visualization and analysis
    Direct attached (JBOD/RAID) storage
    High Performance Computing
    High-end servers
    Mid-range servers
    Networked Attached Storage (NAS)
    Online transaction processing (OLTP)
    Storage Area Networks (SAN)

  • Average Latency

    2.0 msec

  • Cache


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  • Product Range

    Cheetah 15K.5

  • Random read seek time

    3.5 msec

  • Random write seek time

    4.0 msec

  • Rotational Speed

    15,000 RPM

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