- News tagged "western digital"
Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013
Western Digital has updated its WD Red series with the inclusion of 2.5-inch drives. Previously, only 3.5-inch drives were available from this series that is designed for SOHO network attached storage (NAS) systems.
Friday, 28 Jun 2013
The new lineup consists of four rack-mount appliance models with larger internal disk capacities, faster processors, increased memory, and integrated solid state drives (SSDs) to shorten backup time and accelerate data recovery.
Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013
Western Digital has just announced its plans to acquire sTec for US$34 million. sTec was an early leader in the enterprise solid state drive industry. This acquisition is expected to augment the existing solid state storage business of HGST, a Western Digital company.
Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013
Western Digital has announced that it has began shipping the world's thinnest 7mm 1TB drive, the WD Blue.
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.
Friday, 19 Apr 2013
WD has rolled out the WD SmartWare Pro, an easy-to-use software tool which lets customers back up their files to any USB external hard drive or the cloud using their personal Dropbox.
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.
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012
Western Digital has just announced the availability of their WD Black 4TB 3.5-inch, 7,200rpm hard disk drives. The company also touts the new features of the drive like its dual-processor, dual-actuator technologies and these drive are covered with a five-year limited warranty.