Forge Physical Disk Specifications

  • 7921059
  • 21-Apr-2008
  • 30-Apr-2012


PlateSpin Forge 1.0 and higher


The following article provides information regarding the Reliability\Data Integrity of physical disks of the of the PlateSpin Forge appliance.


Please refer to the below charts for Performance and Reliability / Data integrity information of the physical disks in the PlateSpin Forge Appliance.


         Specifications Disk Stats
Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read

  1 sector per 10E15

Mean Time Between Failures (MBTF) (hours)

             1.2 Million 

Annualized Failure Rate (AFR) at full 24x7 Operation


Error Control / Correction (ECC)                     10bit
Limited Warranty (years)                          5


Reliabilty / Data Integrity:

          Specifications      Disk Stats
Transfer Rate  
    Maximum Internal (Mb/s) 1030
    Maximum Sustained (MB/s) 78
Average Latency (msec) 4.16
Spindle Speed (RPM) 7200
Seek Time  
Average Read/Write (msec)                8.5 / 9.5
Track-to-Track Read/Write (msec)                0.8 / 10