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Affordable, high-capacity, energy-efficient enterprise HDD

The Seagate® Enterprise Value HDD (formerly Constellation® CS) offers low-cost bulk storage designed for vast amounts of unstructured data in the cloud.

  • Affordable storage for 24×7 cloud data centre replicated environments
  • Maximises storage footprint with capacities up to 3TB for 114TB per square foot
  • Energy-efficient at under 8 watts (random read operating power), which averages 29% less than competing hard drives
  • Reliable enterprise rotational vibration tolerance and bad block management
  • Seagate Instant Secure Erase for secure, easy and cost-effective drive disposal or repurposing
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Affordable high-capacity storage for the cloud

Seagate® Constellation® CS is the industry’s first capacity-optimised hard drive that is perfect for cloud bulk storage.

Priced to fit your growing need for vast amounts of unstructured data storage with its 1, 2 and 3TB models, it is the lowest £/GB enterprise-class hard drive on the market.

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Energy-efficient, enterprise-class cloud storage

With the Constellation CS and its low-power envelope, you can rest easier knowing that your hard drives are running cool. Plus, with Seagate® PowerChoice™ technology, you can save even more.

Reduce storage costs over the long term.

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Maximise ROI with Seagate Instant Secure Erase

The Constellation CS with a Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) option and Seagate Instant Secure Erase reduces IT hard drive retirement costs. As required, and with a single keystroke, you can quickly and easily render the data on the drive completely unreadable and secure.

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Features

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Room to grow.

Constellation® CS hard drives feature the highest capacities to meet the needs of scalable burst performance in cloud infrastructures.

  • 1, 2 and 3TB models
  • 7,200-rpm performance
  • SATA 6Gb/s interface
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Reliable, low-power and cost-effective storage.

Constellation CS hard drives feature consistent performance with low power usage for the most economical means of storing exabytes of unstructured data in the cloud.

  • Enterprise-ready RV tolerance for multi-drive systems
  • Bad-block management (BBM)
  • Lowest power usage in a 3.5 inch form factor
  • 3-year limited warranty
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Secure and easy drive disposal

Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with Seagate Instant Secure Erase technology for drive retirement or disposal.

  • Every day, thousands of terabytes of data leave data centres as old systems are retired
  • Seagate's Instant Secure Erase feature renders all data on the hard drive unreadable in a matter of seconds rather than hours

Specifications

 
Capacity
Model Number Capacity Interface Cache (MB) Spindle Speed (RPM) AFR Maximum Height Maximum Width Maximum Length Operating Temperature Areal Density Average Operating Power