Western Digital Launches World’s First 14TB Hard Drive

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Western Digital has started shipping its newest and largest hard drive, the HGST Ultrastar Hs14. As the name suggests, this drive has a whopping 14TB of space.

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HGST launches new 10TB helium drives for enterprise cold storage

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The new helium-filled HGST He10 is ready to ship, but don’t expect to drop one of these 10TB beauties in a home PC anytime soon. The new technology that let HGST hit such capacities has drawbacks that make it ill-suited for home users. Will Western Digital solve the problems before Seagate drops the HAMR later next year?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/207868-hgst-launches-new-10tb-helium-drives-for-enterprise-cold-storage

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Hitachi’s new phase-change SSD is orders of magnitude faster than any NAND flash drive on the market

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HGST is demonstrating a new type of phase change memory array that’s orders of magnitude faster than NAND — so fast, they had to redesign PCI-Express to make the protocol work.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/187577-hitachis-new-phase-change-ssd-is-orders-of-magnitude-faster-than-any-nand-flash-drive-on-the-market

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