Tuesday, June 2, 2009

WD has released a very large hard drive of 2 TB

Corporation Western Digital (WD) has announced the release of a new model of storage on hard disk 2 TB. According to the manufacturer, the new has become the most universal of producing the current hard drive for corporate systems. The main features of WD products include high speed, due to the presence of 64 MB of cache memory and two processors, as well as high-density recording. Models of the previous generation of a new hard drive to speed exceeds 25%.


In Drive, was designated WD RE4-GP, the technology of energy saving GreenPower. Its application allows us to assert that the average energy RE4-GP can be 50% lower than that of drives produced by the current competitors. Reduction of energy consumption accompanies a low operating temperature and low noise level. Nominated developments mean time between failures (MTBF) of 1.2 million hours.

The main areas of application of WD RE4-GP capacity of 2 TB service company called computational infrastructure, large data centers, archives disk (substitute data storage on magnetic tape), commercial grade surveillance systems and organizations engaged in the processing of digital video. In addition, the drives will be in demand by users, storing photos, videos and music.

Storage WD RE4-GP capacity of 2 TB (model WD2002FYPS) is already available from several distributors, and companies selling via the Internet. Suggested manufacturer retail price of this model is $ 329.

Source: http://www.wdc.com/