Product

WD UltraStar

Ultrastar SATA Series

WD Gold has become part of the Ultrastar family of Data Center Products

OVERVIEW

Let Your Data Thrive with Ultrastar Quality, Capacity, and Power Efficiency

Delivering highly dependable performance to any storage environment, Ultrastar hard drives are designed for demanding workloads (up to 550TB per year), 10 times the workload rating of desktop drives. Ultrastar drives employ advanced technologies for enterprise-class reliability and power efficiency, to deliver a lower total cost of ownership, so you can safeguard more of your valuable data. The Ultrastar family delivers a long-standing tradition of reliability with an unbeaten 5-year limited warranty. Western Digital is dedicated to providing a complete portfolio of hard drives to create environments for your data to thrive..

Up to 14TB

• Capacity to store more of your valuable data

10X

• The workload rating of desktop drives

5

• Years of limited warranty

Highlights

• Our most popular Ultrastar SATA models

• Full range of capacities (1TB to 14TB)

• High workload rating, 10X higher than desktop drives, for 24×7 operation

• Advanced technology design supports enterprise-class reliability and power efficiency

• 6 Gb/s SATA

• 5-year limited warranty

Applications and Workloads

• Cloud applications and distributed file systems like Apache Hadoop® to support Big Data analytics

• Bulk storage using Object storage solutions like Ceph™ and OpenStack Swift

• Direct & Network Attached Storage (DAS & NAS), RAID storage

• Industrial or Surveillance Applications

• Entry Server Storage

Get More From Your Data

Everywhere data lives, from sensors and mobile devices to the cloud, we’re driving the innovation necessary to help you capture, preserve, and access that data so you can unlock its full potential.

Our breadth of expertise and level of integration give us an unmatched ability to deliver carefully calibrated solutions for every type and use of your data.

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WD UltraStar