240SE Crypto Series SATA III SSD

The Cactus Technologies 240SE Series Crypto 2.5” SATA III SSD is available in capacities of 512Gbytes and 1 TByte. It is available with either a standard SATA SSD connector or two ruggedized connector versions for reliaiblity in even the highest of shock and vibration environments.

The 240SE SSD is FIPS 140-2 level 2 and 3 compliant as well as compliant to NSA NIAP Data-At-Rest (DAR) Capability Profile for HW Full Drive Encryption (HWFDE) including both Host Authorization Acquisition (AA) software and Encryption Engine (EE) components. Intended for Financial, Government, Health, Defense, Energy and other industries where data protection is critical.

The 240SE Crypto Series 2.5” SATA III SSD comes with full BOM Control and is built with Stringent Quality Processes. Cactus Technologies incorporates World Class ECC, Wear Leveling and Defect Management into the 240SE Series 2.5” SATA III SSD, making it a highly reliable MLC based 2.5” SATA III SSD. Custom Labeling, Custom ID and Preloaded Content are available based on customer requirements (see Custom Features).


512GB & 1TB
Form factor
Memory type
Endurance cycles
MTBF (Hours)
1-2 Million
2 Years
Standard temperature
0°C to 70°C
Extended temperature
-40°C to 85°C (SATA II Speeds)
SATA bus speed
Up to 6.0 Gbps
Sequential read
up to 530MB/s
Sequential write
up to 430MB/s
SMART feature


  • Industry Standard 2.5” SATA SSD Form Factor
  • SSD Capacities 512GB and 1TB
  • FIPS 140-2 level 2 & 3 Compliant
  • NIAP CSfC Data-At-Rest; HWFDE Compliant
  • AES-256 XTS Encryption
  • Windows & Linux Host API Drivers for Key Exchange
  • >100K Endurance Cycles per Block
  • SMART Feature Set
  • Supports SATA I (1.5Gbits/sec) to SATA III (6.0Gbits/sec) transfer rates at 0C to 70C
  • Supports SATA I (1.5Gbits/sec) to SATA II (3.0Gbits/sec) transfer rates at -40C to 85C
  • Standard and Rugged Connector Versions
  • Unique Electronic Serial Card ID
  • Supports Traceability Barcode
  • Solid State Design With No Moving Parts
  • Extremely High Data Transfer Rates
  • Highly reliable Data Integrity
  • High Shock & Vibration Tolerances
  • 1-2 Million Hour MTBF
  • 2 Year Warranty