Seagate introduces first 2.5-inch 1TB enterprise hard drive | Digit

Seagate announced today that it is introducing the industry’s first 2.5-inch professional-class hard drive with a maximum capacity of 1TB. The Constellation.2 is aimed at small and midsize businesses and enterprise data centers. The 15mm z-height, 7,200-rpm Constellation.2 was designed for system builders and OEMs to implement in a variety of applications in Direct Attached Storage, Network Attached Storage, and Storage Area Network environments. Seagate claims that the Constellation.2 can attain sequential and random read speeds of up to 115 Mbps of maximum sustained throughput in multiple-drive systems. Seagate also…