News Archive

July, 2012
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Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Lenovo and EMC Ink Strategic Partnership to Jointly Sell, Develop Storage Solutions. Lenovo  EMC
[2:13 pm]

Lenovo and EMC Team Up in Strategic Worldwide Partnership

Seagate Reaffirms Interest in Acquisition of an SSD Manufacturer. OCZ  Seagate  SSD  NAND  Flash
[1:05 pm]

Seagate Interested in Makers of Enterprise SSDs

Seagate Confirms Loss of No. 1 Position on HDD Market. Seagate  HDD  WD  Western Digital  Toshiba  Business
[11:44 am]

Seagate Earns Record Revenues, Profits amid Lower-Than-Expected Shipments


Monday, July 30, 2012

WD Sold Less Than a Million of Solid-State Drives in Q2 2012. WD  Western Digital  SSD  NAND  Flash
[1:57 pm]

Sales of "Non-HDD" Products by WD Barely Impress

Seagate Changes Leader of SSD Business Unit. Seagate  SSD  Micron  NAND  Flash
[12:53 pm]

SSD Hires Ex-Micron Manager to Lead SSD Business

Seagate Readies Enterprise-Grade Hybrid Hard Disk Drive. Seagate  HDD  SSD  NAND  Flash
[12:51 pm]

Seagate Preps New Hybrid Hard Disk Drives


Thursday, July 26, 2012

Sony and Nikon Begin Development of XQD 2.0 Memory Card Format. XQD  Sony  Nikon  CompactFlash  NAND  Flash  PCI Express
[5:30 am]

XQD 2.0 Memory Cards Set to Use PCI Express 3.0, Deliver 1GB/s Transfer Speed


Wednesday, July 25, 2012

WD Returns to the No. 1 Position on the Market of Hard Disk Drives. WD  Western Digital  Hitachi GST  HGST
[12:23 pm]

WD Posts Record Revenue and Profits, Decides Not to Recover All Damaged Manufacturing Capacities


Tuesday, July 24, 2012

European Commission to Investigate Price-Fixings of Optical Disk Drive Makers. CD  DVD  Blu-ray  Business
[1:50 pm]

Commission sends Statement of Objections to Suspected Participants in an ODD Cartel


Monday, July 23, 2012

Mushkin Introduce 50GB and 100GB SSDs for Caching. Mushkin  Catalyst  SSD  Dataplex  SandForce
[10:56 am]

Mushkin Debuts Catalyst Cache SSDs


Thursday, July 19, 2012

OCZ Technology May Be an Acquisition Target for Micron or Seagate [UPDATED]. OCZ  Micron  Seagate  Business
[2:26 pm]

Micron or Seagate May Take Over OCZ Technology

Crucial Starts to Sell m4 Solid-State Drives for Ultra-Thin Laptops. Crucial  SSD  m4  mSATA  NAND  Flash  Micron
[2:40 am]

Crucial Releases m4 SSD mSATA for Ultra-Thin Notebooks


Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Patriot Memory Releases Wi-Fi-Equipped Enclosure for Hard Drives. Patriot  Patriot Memory  Gauntlet Node  iOS  Android
[11:14 am]

Patriot Memory Introduces Gauntlet Node Enclosure for HDDs


Monday, July 16, 2012

Intel Slashes Prices on Solid-State Drives. Intel  SSD  NAND  Flash
[7:54 am]

Intel SSDs Become More Affordable

OCZ Vows to Boost SSD Performance with New Barefoot 3 Controller. OCZ  Barefoot  Indilinx  SSD  NAND  Flash
[3:56 am]

OCZ Preps New Controller, Line of SSDs


Friday, July 13, 2012

Toshiba: Heat-Assisted Magnetic Recording Technologies Are Still Under Consideration. HDD  Toshiba  HAMR
[4:12 am]

HAMR May Not Necessarily Be the Next Big Thing for Hard Disk Drives - Toshiba


Thursday, July 12, 2012

MicroStar International Set to Launch Solid-State Drives - SandForce. MSI  SSD  NAND  Flash
[6:47 am]

MSI Plans to Enter SSD Market "Soon", Says SandForce

Toshiba Expects WD's Production Lines to Boost Its HDD Output by 30%. Toshiba  HDD  SSD  Western Digital  WD  Seagate  Business
[4:02 am]

Toshiba Looks Forward to Increase Hard Drive Output to Over 28 Million Units per Quarter


Wednesday, July 11, 2012

WD's External Hard Drives to Automatically Upload Content to Dropbox. WD  Western Digital  Dropbox
[12:37 pm]

WD 2go App to Connect Local Storage to Dropbox, Mobile Drives

Plextor Launches Affordable SSDs with Non-Declining Performance. Plextor  SSD  Marvell  NAND  Flash
[10:22 am]

Plextor M5S Family Guarantees s Up to 73000 IOPS and 520MB/s Read Speed Starting at $99


Tuesday, July 10, 2012

OCZ: Higher-Capacity Solid-State Drives Start to Gain Traction. OCZ  SSD  NAND  Flash  TLC  MLC  3bpc  2bpc  20nm  25nm  19nm  Toshiba  Samsung  Micron
[2:46 pm]

OCZ Believes 25nm NAND Flash Prices Hit the Bottom

Toshiba Reveals World's New Enterprise Hard Drives with 10.5K RPM Spindle Speed. Toshiba  HDD  10K  SAS
[1:41 pm]

Toshiba Announce High-Capacity 10.5K RPM Hard Disk Drives

Western Digital Unveils Hard Drives for Inexpensive NAS Systems. WD  Western Digital  NAS  HDD
[3:15 am]

WD Introduces Red-Series HDDs Optimized for Always-On, 1-5 Bay NAS Systems


Thursday, July 5, 2012

Seagate Lowers Revenue Expectations amid Record HDD Unit Shipments. Seagate  HDD  Business
[10:31 am]

Seagate Shipped 66 Million Hard Drives in Q2 2012, But Failed to Achieve Desired Fiscal Results