- News tagged "western digital"
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016
No thanks to dwindling sales of hard disk drives and a challenging PC market, Western Digital is reportedly looking to lay-off some 400 workers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Saturday, 14 May 2016
Western Digital just got even bigger. The storage manufacturer has announced that it has officially acquired SanDisk, after clearing all the necessary regulatory hurdles.
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016
Western Digital has just announced its new Gold hard disk drives, which were designed specifically for use in data centers.
Monday, 14 Mar 2016
A recent report revealed that shipments of hard disk drives fell by nearly 17% in 2015 as flash storage continues to catch on with consumers.
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016
According to reports, Toshiba could be on its way out of the HDD business to focus on building SSDs and flash memory.
Thursday, 12 Nov 2015
Researchers have found security flaws in WD's portable external hard drives that could allow attackers to recover data without the owners' passwords.
Friday, 30 Oct 2015
Western Digital has absorbed Green HDDs into its Blue series, thereby reducing its end-consumer product offerings from four to three. What exactly does this rebranding exercise entail?
Thursday, 22 Oct 2015
Recognizing the importance of flash memory, Western Digital, one of the largest manufacturers of hard disk drives, has announced a deal that will see it acquire SanDisk for US$19 billion.
Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015
If you need a fast external storage solution, the new My Book Pro from WD features dual 7200rpm drives with Thunderbolt 2 connectivity and a hot-swappable hardware RAID controller.
Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015
If you have been hankering for more storage, Western Digital has just announced that its Red Pro and Black drives are now available in 5TB and 6TB capacities.