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Western Digital to receive $900 mn from Apollo Global and Elliott

Memory chip maker Western Digital said it will receive $900 million through a convertible preferred stock deal from private equity firm Apollo Global Management...

Western Digital reviews splitting flash-memory and HDD

Memory storage devices maker Western Digital said it is reviewing strategic alternatives, including options for splitting off its flash-memory and HDD businesses. The announcement comes...

Western Digital offers 22TB and 26TB HDDs for cloud customers

Western Digital announced it is sampling its new 22TB and 26TB UltraSMR HDDs to select hyperscale cloud customers. The 22TB CMR HDD incorporates OptiNAND to...

Western Digital should split flash-memory business: Elliott

Elliott Management, which disclosed a 6 percent stake worth nearly $1 billion in Western Digital, has pushed the company to conduct a strategic review...

Western Digital in $20 bn merger talks with Kioxia

Western Digital is in advanced talks to merge with Japanese semiconductor firm Kioxia Holdings in a deal potentially valued at more than $20 billion,...

Malware attacks impact Western Digital device users

Storage solutions major Western Digital (WD) is advising customers, who use its My Book Live and My Book Live Duo products, to disconnect them...

Western Digital intros 18TB surveillance HDD for analytics appliances

Storage solutions major Western Digital has introduced 18TB surveillance HDD for analytics appliances and the 1TB microSD card for artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled cameras. The WD...

Kingston leads SSD business, ahead of Western Digital and Samsung

Kingston Digital announced it achieved significant growth in SSD business in Q1 2020 due to demand from client, enterprise and OEM sectors. Since 2019, Kingston...