Cloud not making up for the loss of PC business
Hard-disk drive maker Seagate Technology is cutting more than 1,600 jobs, or three percent of its workforce, as the company looks to cut costs as interest in PCs continues to shrink.
SSD is king
HDD shipments across the board for all HDD applications were down 12.3 per cent over the prior quarter, despite the fact that the average HDD capacities increased.
3.5-inch helium filled HDDs for datacenters
Seagate has announced that it has finally started to ship its 10TB enterprise-class helium-filled HDDs.
Available later this month for $349
On Wednesday, Seagate announced Innov8, the world’s first power adapter-less USB 3.1 Type-C external hard drive for desktops. The drive is available in an 8TB storage capacity and does not require any power cable to operate, using only a single USB Type-C connector as a source of both power and data.
Open Compute Project (OCP) and NVMe compliant
In an effort to keep up with the ever-increasing high performance storage demands of datacenters and enterprise customers, Seagate has announced it will launch the world’s “fastest ever” solid state flash drive this summer with throughput performance of 10 gigabytes per second (GB/s), according to a new press release.
To provide high capacity and amazing value
Seagate has introduced its new Mobile HDD line of internal HDDs meant to provide high capacity, high performance and amazing value, all in a standard 2.5-inch 7mm-thick form factor.
Helium for low-noise, turbulance free for enterprise environments
The race is on for low-power and low-noise enterprise hard drives that can pack in as much density as the laws of innovation allow while delivering an effective and reasonable price-per-terabyte ratio to enterprises all around the globe.
Ye cannae change the laws of physics
Every week we here of a new hard-drive technology which appears to bend the laws of physics by stuffing more into less.
8TB drives at the ready
After a series of unfortunate rankings among its peers in HDD production space, Seagate is turning to humongous drive capacity. 8TB drives sampling to key clients today, slated for wide availability later this year.