IBM 3TB 7.2K 6Gbps 3.5" NL SATA Simple-Swap Hard Drive (81Y9778)
- Manufacturer Warranty: 12 Months Limited Warranty
At a glance
IBM® 3 TB 7,200 rpm 6 Gbps 3.5-inch hot-swap and simple-swap NL SATA and
hot-swap NL SAS HDDs can provide the performance required for extensive storage
capacity while providing the flexibility of hot-swap or simple-swap versions.
7,200 rpm HDDs deliver SATA device reliability and largest capacity performance
in the IBM HDD family.
3.5-inch, slim-line form factor optimizes storage capacity.
Through use of software utilities, Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting
Technology (S.M.A.R.T) can alert you of certain impending drive failures so that
replacements can be made.
Hot-swap and simple-swap versions of the HDD options are available in SATA,
with hot-swap-only version available in SAS.
One-year warranty included.
As the newest additions to the IBM System x® family of 3.5-inch SATA and SAS
drives, these 3 TB 7,200 rpm 6 Gbps 3.5-inch hot-swap and simple-swap NL SATA
and hot-swap NL SAS HDDs offer the highest performance options and provide a
wider selection of choices to satisfy a wide range of applications. These new drives
are positioned at the top of the IBM SATA and SAS NL HDD line.
The new 3 TB 7,200 rpm 6 Gbps NL SATA and SAS HDDs provide 3.5-inch form
factor options. The 3 TB SATA is available in hot-swap and simple-swap versions,
while the 3 TB SAS is available in hot-swap-only configuration.
Key features and benefits include:
Up to 7,200 rpm speed to help optimize performance
Outstanding reliability that enables operation in RAID environments without
compromising application performance or availability
You can increase your storage and data management effectiveness when you
install these new high-performance SATA and SAS HDDs in your IBM System x
Note: 3 TB options will only be supported on 6 Gbps SAS/SATA controllers.
3 TB performance characteristics include:
Formatted capacity of 3,000,000 MB (3 TB)
Drive-to-host interface that supports up to 6.0 Gbps burst rate
Drive media to buffer interface that supports sustained interface data transfers of
up to 112 MB per second average
Spindle speed of 7,200 rpm
SATA hot-swap or simple-swap capability, SAS hot-swap only
SAS interface with 3 TB option
SAS and SATA compliance enables these HDDs to connect directly to selected
System x systems.
S.M.A.R.T. technology allows software utilities to alert you of certain impending
drive failures so replacements can be made before a problem occurs.
Rigorous testing through the ServerProven® program instills confidence that
your storage subsystem is compatible and will function reliably.
These HDDs include a one-year, limited warranty.