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Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013

Seagate Acquires Hard Disk Testing Company for US$374 Million

Seagate Acquires Hard Disk Testing Company for US$374 Million

Seagate has just splashed US$374 million to acquire Xyratex, a company that makes hard disk drive testing equipment.

Friday, 20 Dec 2013

WD Portable Hard Drives Now Come Bundled With Ontrack Data Recovery

WD Portable Hard Drives Now Come Bundled With Ontrack Data Recovery

Kroll Ontrack has partnered up with Western Digital to offer Ontrack Data Recovery Support Pack for WD portable hard drives sold in Singapore. WD's My Passport Ultra or Slim drives bought in Singapore will include one data recovery attempt in case of data loss.

Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013

Avago Agrees to Purchase LSI for US$6.6 Billion

Avago Agrees to Purchase LSI for US$6.6 Billion

Avago Technologies has just announced that it has agreed to a deal to purchase LSI Corporation for US$6.6 billion, making it the company's largest acquisition to date.

Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013

Are Enterprise Hard Disk Drives Worth the Extra Money?

Are Enterprise Hard Disk Drives Worth the Extra Money?

An engineer from Backblaze, the online backup service provider, looks through data at his company to answer the question that has been bugging many high-end users and enthusiasts: are enterprise drivers worth the extra money?

Friday, 29 Nov 2013

Western Digital Announces World's First SSD+HDD Dual Drive

Western Digital Announces World's First SSD+HDD Dual Drive

Western Digital has just announced the WD Black 2, the world's first SSD+HDD dual drive.

Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013

Western Digital Introduces My Cloud EX4 (Updated with Local Pricing)

Western Digital Introduces My Cloud EX4 (Updated with Local Pricing)

Western Digital has just introduced the My Cloud EX4, a 4-bay high-performance personal cloud storage system capable of offering up to 16TB of storage.

Thursday, 7 Nov 2013

Seagate's Samsung Division Ships World's Thinnest 2TB HDD

Seagate's Samsung Division Ships World's Thinnest 2TB HDD

Seagate has just announced that its Samsung hard drive division will be shipping the 2.5-inch Spinpoint M9T, a 2TB HDD that measures only 9.5mm, making it the world's thinnest in the market -- for now.

Friday, 1 Nov 2013

HGST Launches New 1TB 7mm Thick 2.5-inch Travelstar Hard Disk Drive

HGST Launches New 1TB 7mm Thick 2.5-inch Travelstar Hard Disk Drive

HGST has announced the release of their new 1TB 7mm thick Travelstar drive for capacity hungry ultra-thin devices.

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013

Seagate Announces Device Replacement and Data Recovery Protection Plans

Seagate Announces Device Replacement and Data Recovery Protection Plans

Seagate has just announced two protection plans, which are named 'Rescue' and 'Rescue and Replace'. The 'Rescue and Replace' plan offers device replacement and data recovery for the damaged device. This plan starts at US$ 39.99. The 'Rescue' plan is a data recovery service that starts at US$29.99.

Friday, 25 Oct 2013

Toshiba Launches 7mm Small Form Factor 2.5-Inch HDD

Toshiba Launches 7mm Small Form Factor 2.5-Inch HDD

Toshiba has just launched its first 7mm thick, two-platter 2.5-inch hard drive, which has up to 1TB of storage capacity. Its small form factor is ideal for use in Ultrabooks, a category of notebooks that are extremely thin-and-light.

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