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Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2017

By | February 1st, 2018

…— The average number of hard drives that have failed each day from April 2013 until the end of December 2017. Can’t Get Enough Hard Drive Stats? We’ll be presenting the webinar “Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2017” on Thursday February 9, 2018 at 10:00 Pacific time. The webinar will dig deeper into the quarterly, yearly, and lifetime hard drive…

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Hard Drive Stats for Q2 2017

By | August 29th, 2017

…20-pod Backblaze Vault would have 14.4 petabytes of raw storage. Better Late Than Never Sorry for being a bit late with the hard drive stats report this quarter. We were ready to go last week, then this happened. Some folks here thought that was more important than our Q2 Hard Drive Stats. Go figure. Drive Stats at the Storage Developers…

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Hard Drive Stats for Q1 2018

By | May 1st, 2018

…of time in Q1. This was an experiment to see if we could reduce boot up time for the Storage Pods. In our case, the improved boot up speed wasn’t worth the SSD cost, but it did add 10 new columns to the hard drive stats data. Speaking of hard drive stats data, the complete data set used to create…

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Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2016

By | January 31st, 2017

…2016 the number of 8 TB drives rose to 8,765 with 48 failures and an annualized failure rate of 1.6%. The “1.0TB” drives were 5+ years old on average when they were retired. There are only 45 of the “5.0TB” drives in operation. Can’t Get Enough Hard Drive Stats? We’ll be presenting the webinar “Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2016”…

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Hard Drive Stats – FAQ

By | February 2nd, 2015

…drives that have the lowest lifecycle cost. Q: Do your hard drive stats really matter for a consumer trying to make a purchase? A: That depends. If you view our data center as a “worst-case” scenario for hard drives, then yes, you can surmise that any hard drive that a consumer would buy, would perform at a slightly better rate…

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Hard Drive Stats for Q3 2016: Less is More

By | November 15th, 2016

…based on data from April 2013 through September 2016 for all data drive models with active drives as of September 30, 2016. Hard drive stats webinar: Join Us! Want more details on our Q3 drive stats? View the webinar below in the Backblaze BrightTALK channel. You will need to subscribe to the Backblaze channel to view the webinar, but you’ll…

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One Billion Drive Hours and Counting: Q1 2016 Hard Drive Stats

By | May 17th, 2016

…use RAID-6, our Backblaze Vaults use our own open-sourced implementation of Reed-Solomon erasure coding instead. Both techniques have a concept of a drive not syncing or staying synced with the other member drives in its group A different look at Hard Drive Stats We publish the hard drive stats data on our website with the Q1 2016 results there as…

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Hard Drive Stats for Q1 2017

By | May 9th, 2017

…drives and keep reporting our findings. If you’d like to hear more about our Hard Drive Stats, Backblaze will be presenting at the 33rd International Conference on Massive Storage Systems and Technology (MSST 2017) being held at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara California from May 15th – 19th. The conference will dedicate five days to computer-storage technology, including a…

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