Seagate Technology has announced an update to its IronWolf and IronWolf Pro Network Attached Storage (NAS) drive lines with new 18TB capacity HDD and new SATA SSD models.
The new 18TB IronWolf Pro is specifically designed and optimised for NAS with AgileArray firmware built on top of CMR technology, delivering consistent RAID performance while enabling multiple, simultaneous users. The drive offers a high workload rate limit (WRL) of 300TB/year, allowing users to stream, backup, and access more of their NAS data. It also offers a 250 MB/s Sustained Transfer Rate, making it the highest capacity and fastest IronWolf drive in the pack. IronWolf Pro HDDs offer IronWolf Health Management for compatible NAS systems and a five-year limited warranty.
Seagate’s new IronWolf Pro 125 and IronWolf 125 SATA SSDs are NAS-optimised drives that deliver 24×7 endurance and multi-user scalable performance to meet the needs of SMBs, creative professionals, and home office users. IronWolf Pro 125 SSD is tailored for multi-user environments and power users allowing for up to 1 DWPD, Power Loss Data Protection, a five-year limited warranty, and three-year Seagate Rescue Data Recovery Services. IronWolf 125 SSD offers 0.7 DWPD and a five-year limited warranty. Both new SSDs offer Seagate’s IronWolf Health Management with compatible NAS systems, including key partner systems from Synology, Qnap, and Asustor, allowing users to easily monitor their drive’s performance and health.