November 3rd, 2009 by Brian Beeler
Western Digital Announces First SAS Enterprise Product
Western Digital has announced its first entry into the traditional enterprise hard drive market with its first 10,000 RPM 2.5-inch SAS interface hard drives.
The WD S25 series is available in 147GB and 300GB capacities and connects via a 3 Gb/s or 6Gb/s SAS interface. The S25 series has a claimed sequential data rate of 128MB/s. Additionally, the drives carry a 1.6M hour MTBF rating and require less than 8W to operate.