The Seagate Archive HDD 8TB is a high capacity, energy efficient and lower cost hard drive for active archive purposes. The drive comes with impressive burst results but lower sustained write results, which are to be expected in this class of SMR drives. The drives are intended for use in large-scale data centers where density, power consumption, data integrity and data retrieval are paramount.
Reliable, low-power data retrieval based on SMR technology – for Archive use
Enjoy peace of mind with a drive engineered for 24×7 workloads of 180TB/year
Keep your costs down with up to 1.33TB-per-disk hard drive technology
Store your data faster with SATA 6Gb/s interface that optimizes burst performance
Have confidence with a drive that provides reliable, low-power data retrieval based on Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) technology
Specification: Seagate Archive HDD v2 8TB SATA 6Gb/s 128MB Cache Internal Bare Drive with SMR Technology 3.5″ – ST8000AS0022