SeagateThe world’s first 8TB 3.5-inch hard disk drive is proving to be extremely popular as a quick and easy solution for capacity-hungry data centres and data backups.

The Seagate Archive 8TB efficiently stores more data at a lower cost – both in terms of storage capacity and power consumption. It is engineered for 24×7 use and its SATA 6Gb/s interface optimises burst performance, so the drive will respond when you need it to. It provides reliable, low-power data retrieval based on Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) technology and is optimised for cold data storage with the lowest power consumption and the on-demand, time-to-ready PowerChoiceTM feature.