- News tagged "western digital"
Friday, 20 May 2011
Shipping immediately, the 2.5TB and 3TB capacity, 3.5-inch WD AV-GP hard drives offer 24x7 reliability, low power consumption and unrivalled storage capacity for storage-intensive AV applications such as digital video recorders, video surveillance, single-drive media servers and external multimedia storage.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Western Digital and Hitachi announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby WD will acquire Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (Hitachi GST), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $4.3 billion.
Monday, 28 Feb 2011
Western Digital partners with Singapore's A*STAR Data Storage Institute and the universities in the region to set up a new research and development center for the development of advanced hard drive technologies.
Friday, 25 Feb 2011
Western Digital announces that it has established a R&D development center in Singapore.
Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011
WD announces that it is now shipping its new WD Scorpio Black 750GB hard drive for high-performance notebooks and portable storage devices.
Wednesday, 6 Oct 2010
WD introduces its new My Passport Essential portable hard drive (photo), My Passport Essential SE portable hard drive (photo), and My Book Essential external hard drive (photo).
Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010
As the only 10,000 RPM SATA hard drive on the market today, the WD VelociRaptor hard drive now comes with twice the capacity and up to 15% performance increase.
Thursday, 25 Mar 2010
WD today expanded its line of hard drives for AV/DVR and surveillance applications to include small form factor, 2.5-inch SATA hard drives.
Thursday, 4 Mar 2010
WD's SSDs finally make an appearance, and the verdict is that it's on par with some of the faster offerings in the market.