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Pros: Flawless reliability, fast performance, easy installation
Cons: Higher unit cost per byte than magnetic media
Other Thoughts: I put this into service about a year ago as the boot drive for a server, and it has Just Worked. No data errors whatsoever. The server boot time decreased from about 45 seconds to about 10 seconds, under Debian Linux.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Fast and reliable.
Cons: Warranty only 3 years, versus 5 for WD and some others.
Other Thoughts: I bought 16 of these for my company (from another vendor; I use Newegg for my personal purchases). We deployed 8 into each two Promise VessRAID 1840i chassis. They've been in production for just over a year, running as an iSCSI SAN for an environment consisting of VMware ESXi, Linux, Solaris, and mainframe systems.
We have had zero failures, and on our multipathed GigE network the bottleneck for performance is still the network and not the drives.
I'm about to build a home NAS appliance from parts, and even though it's for personal use, I probably will spring the extra cash for a set of these drives because I've been really pleased with them at work.
Enterprise grade drives are worth the money if you need the best long-term reliability.