Date Added: June 22, 2017

Additional Information

Criteria Version: 1.0


Level One

  • OpenPOWER Ready Products

Level Two

  • I/O Adapter

Level Three

  • Storage



HGST Ultrastar He8 SATA 8TB 3.5-inch Helium Platform Enterprise Hard Disk Drive

SATA 6Gb/s and SAS 12Gb/s

12Gb/s SAS compatible with next gen data centers; backwards compatible with 6Gb/s SAS

2.5M hours MTBF 2 rating & 5-year limited warranty

Instant Secure Erase (ISE) & Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) options

Advanced format 4Kn and 512e models

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OpenPOWER Ready™ is a mark used by the OpenPOWER Foundation to enable ecosystem product developers to indicate their product has been shown/demonstrated to meet a minimum set of characteristics and should be interoperable with other OpenPOWER Ready products. The mark attests that a specific component satisfies the criteria defined in a specific version of the OpenPOWER Ready Criteria Document.

OpenPOWER Ready Definition and Criteria Version 2.0
OpenPOWER Ready Definition and Criteria Version 1.0