The American company the Seagate, which is one of the largest manufacturers of data storage devices, introduced a new series of hard drives Guardian (oriented to the protection of user files): BARRACUDA Pro, IronWolf, and IronWolf Pro. The volume – up to 12 TB. New products line IronWolf designed for servers, while BarraCuda Pro is designed for use in standard computers.
New focus on the future and are intended for the storage of “heavy” video, as well as content augmented reality
According to the American corporation, in 2025 the volume of data stored by users will increase 10 times. This Seagate claims a study conducted in conjunction with the analysis, IDC. Apparently, the American manufacturer has prepared a new hard drive, looking to the future. All new items received 5 years limited warranty.
Seagate positions BARRACUDA Pro, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro as a device for the storage of “heavy” content: videos in 4K format and 360-degree videos, programs for augmented and virtual reality. Spindle speed BarraCuda Pro is 7200 rpm, and the amount of cache memory – 256MB. In the US, the new product is on sale for $ 530. The new drives will be available soon.