Ciphertex Integrates 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 Helium Enterprise Hard Disk Drives

Ciphertex Integrates 8TB HGST Ultrastar He8 Helium Enterprise Hard Disk Drives

hdd Los Angeles, CA, Mar. 16, 2015 – Ciphertex Data Security announced today the compatibility of its NAS server, RAID system and single drive products with HGST´s new Ultrastar He8 helium-fill hard disk drives (HDDs). By incorporating these new drives, Ciphertex NAS units will provide increased storage capacity while maintaining a quiet, energy efficient environment, reducing power consumption. Ciphertex can now deliver, for example,  up to 80TB of capacity (CX-10K-NAS) in a portable and rugged package for securely collecting large data sets in the field for transporting back to a processing center.

The Ultrastar He8 is the 8TB version of the previous-generation HelioSeal™ technology drive and addresses the growing demand that businesses face today for storing big data. The Ultrastar He8 HDDs provide the highest levels of storage capacity to date. In addition to delivering maximum capacity, the He8 drives increase efficiency by utilizing natural properties of helium. Helium allows for optimal performance and energy efficiency in a cooler and quieter environment. The HGST helium-based drives provide maximum storage, increased performance and energy efficiency.

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About Ciphertex Data Security
Ciphertex Data Security, a leading provider of data storage and security solutions, helps businesses protect data, reduce storage costs, and meet compliance and data privacy requirements with a complete line of encrypted, portable and rugged storage solutions. Ciphertex products use advanced hardware encryption, guaranteeing the highest level of data security and performance for the forensics, oil and gas, government, entertainment and healthcare markets. Ciphertex single drives, RAID systems, and NAS servers offer unparalleled performance, security and reliability – seamlessly integrating hardware based AES 256-bit encryption with the latest in storage technologies and smart design. Headquartered in Chatsworth, California, Ciphertex operates worldwide through an established network of value added resellers (VARs) and systems integrators.

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