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Thursday, 11 Jul 2013
Seagate has introduced two new enterprise-class HDD optimized for emerging cloud infrastructures and large scale data centers - the Seagate Terascale HDD and the Seagate Enterprise Performance 10K HDD v7.
Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013
Seagate has announced the Seagate NAS HDD, a drive custom-built for always-on, one- to five-bay NAS systems. Engineered with performance and reliability in mind, the new drives are available in multiple capacity points including a 4TB option.
Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013
Western Digital has announced that it has began shipping the world's thinnest 7mm 1TB drive, the WD Blue.
Monday, 3 Jun 2013
Seagate has announced its thinnest hard disk drive ever - the Seagate Laptop Ultrathin HDD.
Friday, 10 May 2013
WD and SanDisk have announced that the two companies are collaborating to produce hybrid storage devices, such as the WD Black 5mm SSHD that began shipping last month.
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013
WD has announced it is shipping the world's first ultra-slim 2.5-inch, 5mm hard drives and solid state hybrid drives (SSHD), which are designed for integration into the slimmest devices and space-constrained computing environments.
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013
WD has announced a new 3.5-inch SAS hard drive solution for legacy datacenter storage systems with the release of the WD XE, 2.5-inch, 10,000RPM SAS hard drive, now available mounted in a 3.5-inch WD performance adapter.
Tuesday, 5 Mar 2013
Seagate has announced plans to phase out its 7,200rpm 2.5-inch magnetic hard disk drives (HDDs) by stopping their production by the end of this year. The company plans to focus on solid-state hybrid drives like its Momentus XT series that will transition to its third-generation later this year.
Monday, 4 Mar 2013
HGST, formerly Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, has combined two nanotechnologies of self-assembling molecules and nanoimprinting to potentially enable bit-patterned media to become a cost-effective means of increasing data densities in magnetic HDDs before the end of the decade.
Friday, 11 Jan 2013
Western Digital has unveiled its new solid state hard drives meant for ultrabooks. These new thin solid state drives measure 5mm and 7mm in thickness respectively and will be launched under the company's WD Blue and Black product lines. These drives were first announced in September last year.