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ThinkServer SAS Small Form Factor Hot-Swap Hard Drives - Overview

Features and specifications

The 2.5-inch small form factor SAS HDDs are designed to deliver breakthrough performance in a smaller footprint. These options help enable the creation of high-density ThinkServer systems that provide superior performance for demanding applications.

Features and benefits of ThinkServer SAS drives:

  • Serial Attached SCSI 6.0 Gb/s interface (10K rpm or 15K rpm) for 146 2 GB and 73 GB capacity
  • High level of reliability
  • High I/O per second (IOPS) for increased performance
  • Small form factor (2.5-inch)

Performance specifications
  • 67Y0115:
    • Capacity (formatted): 73,000 MB
    • Drive to host interface: 6.0 Gb/s burst rate
    • Spindle speed of 15,000 rpm
    • Average latency of 2.0 ms
    • Average seek on reads of less than 2.9 ms
    • Hot-Swap capability
    • SAS Interface
  • 67Y0116:
    • Capacity (formatted): 146,000 MB
    • Drive to host interface: 6.0 Gb/s burst rate
    • Spindle speed of 10,000 rpm
    • Average latency of 3.0 ms
    • Average seek on reads of less than 4.0 ms
    • Hot-Swap capability
    • SAS Interface
  • 67Y0117:
    • Capacity (formatted): 146,000 MB
    • Drive to host interface: 6.0 Gb/s burst rate
    • Spindle speed of 15,000 rpm
    • Average latency of 2.0 ms
    • Average seek on reads of less than 2.9 ms
    • Hot-Swap capability
    • SAS Interface
  • 67Y0118:
    • Capacity (formatted): 300,000 MB
    • Drive to host interface: 6.0 Gb/s burst rate
    • Spindle speed of 10,000 rpm
    • Average latency of 3.0 ms
    • Average seek on reads of less than 4.0 ms
    • Hot-Swap capability
    • SAS Interface

Physical specifications
  • Approximate height: 14.8 mm (0.583 in)
  • Approximate width: 70 mm (2.76 in)
  • Approximate depth: 100.5 mm (3.957 in)
  • Approximate weight: 227 g (0.500 lb)

Warranty

3 years - Customer Replacement Unit (CRU) Service

  • Announce date: 05 May 2009 (Worldwide except Brazil, China and Taiwan)
  • Planned availability date: 15 May 2009 (Worldwide except Brazil, China and Taiwan)
  • Effective withdrawal date: 30 Dec 2011

Hardware compatibility
DescriptionMachine TypeModel
ThinkServer RD210 3795, 3796 All
ThinkServer RD220 3779, 3798 All


Software requirements

Operating System independent


Packaging
  • One of the following:
    • ThinkServer 73GB 6.0GB/s 15K 2.5" SAS SFF HS
    • ThinkServer 146GB 6.0GB/s 10K 2.5" SAS SFF HS
    • ThinkServer 146GB 6.0GB/s 15K SAS SFF HS
    • ThinkServer 300GB 6.0GB/s 10K SAS SFF HS
  • Publications

Agency approvals
UL, CSA, TUV, CE, C-tick, BSMI, KCC


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