1. Zarathustra[H]

    Seagate Exos X10 Constant Seek Noises at Idle?

    So, here is a little bit of an unusual one (at least for me) I've been running large storage arrays for years, but never encountered this one before. I am one by one replacing my old 10TB Seagate Exos X10 ST10000NM0016 drives in my main storage server with newer, larger 16TB Seagate Exos X18...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    Seagate Debuts First 16TB Hard Drive

    Seagate claims its has produced and tested "the world"s first formatted and fully functioning 16TB enterprise hard drive platform in a standard 3.5-inch form factor" The new drive uses Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording technology to achieve that density, but the company says it operates just like...
  3. DooKey

    Disk Will Eat Itself: Flash Price Crash Just Around the Over-Supplied Block

    The Register is reporting that Objective Analysis' Jim Handy believes we are in a NAND over-supply situation and prices are getting ready to crater. He says the crash will be the largest price correction in semiconductor history. He's estimating the price will drop to $0.08/GB next year and that...
  4. DooKey

    Edge Computing, AI to Drive Smart Storage Development, says Seagate Executive

    Banseng Teh, VP of Global Sales and Sales Operations for Seagate, is predicting edge computing and AI will drive smart storage development. He believes edge computing will continue to grow along with cloud computing and there will be a need to speed up transfer of data from the cloud to the edge...
  5. M

    My Hard-drive going bad?

    Hey guys, This all started when "ERROR LOADING OS'' message popped up in the initial stage of starting of the PC. Luckily, I have managed to fix this issue for now, I was able to back up all my data. It looks like my hard- drive going bad I have run all different type of diagnostics tool like...
  6. D

    BIOS Drive Boot Order Continuously Changes Itself?

    Gigabyte GA-Z97MX-Gaming 5 / i5-4590 / 8GB G.Skill DDR3 Ripjaws X / GTX 970 / Corsair CX550M / Windows 8.1 64 bit / 1TB Toshiba HDD / 1TB WD Blue HDD / 2TB Seagate Firecuda HDD / 500GB Adata SSD as my boot drive. The Toshiba and WD drives still have windows installed on them, I use the ssd as my...
  7. Zarathustra[H]

    Scary SMART Values on New Seagate Enterprise Drives?

    Hey all, So, I'm 4 disks into my "swap all 12 drives in my NAS with larger drives and resilver to grow my ZFS pool" project, and decided to go with 10TB Seagate Helium Enterprise drives (ST10000NM0016) The four drives I have thus far come from two orders of two drives each. Two from Newegg...
  8. Finny76

    MicroCenter: Seagate Barracuda 4TB HDD (ST4000DM005 ) - $99.99

    Seagate Barracuda 4TB 3.5" Hard Drive $99.99
  9. D

    Old seagate barracudas making siren like noises

    I've put together the new system recently and salvaged my 2 old drives. ST3320620AS Barracuda 7200.10 if I remember correctly. Maybe they made such noises before but I couldn't hear it in the chassis. They make a siren like squeaks (not like those loud siren ones you can usually read about). I...
  10. G

    Need help with data recovery

    Hi, Recently while organizing my desk I put the wrong power cord in my Seagate Backup Plus Desktop 5tb drive. I had a funny smell, realized what was going on and unplugged it. The drive didn't spin, click or anything after putting in right cable cord. I used a sata to USB 3 docking station to...
  11. N

    5x Seagate 4TB SATA 64MB Cache 6Gb/s Desktop 3.5" Hard Drive ST4000DM000

    Selling 5x Seagate 5TB HDDs that i pulled from my Synology and replaced with 8TB drives. Seagate 4TB SATA 64MB Cache 6Gb/s Desktop 3.5" Hard Drive ST4000DM000