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Western Digital introduces 24 terabyte hard drive WD Red Pro

Western Digital introduces 24 terabyte hard drive WD Red Pro

The WD Red Pro HDD with 24TB capacity is now available in Europe. Western Digital delivers this series with the promise of high performance and reliability. SSDs are the go-to storage medium today. Nevertheless, there is still a place for hard drives as they support much larger capacities for no... Read more

date30 days ago
Western Digital walks away from Kioxia merger talks

Western Digital walks away from Kioxia merger talks

The proposed merger of the NAND flash memory divisions of Kioxia and Western Digital is now off the table. Talks on this merger have been halted by Western Digital due to the lack of approval from Kioxia shareholder SK Hynix. According to Nikkei Asia, Western Digital broke off talks with Kioxia ... Read more

date7 months ago
SK Hynix opposes merger of Kioxia and Western Digital

SK Hynix opposes merger of Kioxia and Western Digital

SK Hynix does not approve the merger of Kioxia and Western Digital. SK Hynix, an indirect shareholder in Kioxia, views the merger as unfavorable to the value of its investments. Recently, Japan's Kioxia and U.S. Western Digital announced plans to merge their NAND flash memory businesses. With th... Read more

date7 months ago
Kioxia and Western Digital looking to merge

Kioxia and Western Digital looking to merge

Kioxia and Western Digital (WD) want to merge their memory chip operations into a new company. Nikkei Asia reports that the parties want to combine their forces in order to compete with market leader Samsung. According to Nikkei Asia, Japanese company Kioxia and the US-based Western Digital want... Read more

date8 months ago
Western Digital sued for failing WD SanDisk SSDs

Western Digital sued for failing WD SanDisk SSDs

Western Digital (WD) has been sued in the U.S. for failing WD SanDisk 2TB Extreme Pro SSDs. Several other models also allegedly suffer from the underlying issues that cause these devices to fail. Moreover, WD recently issued an update that only exacerbates the problem. According to the plaintif... Read more

date10 months ago
Western Digital provides details on March data breach

Western Digital provides details on March data breach

The US hardware giant gave us an update on the extent of the damage done in the recent cyberattack. Last Friday Western Digital (WDC) issued an official "update" on the results of the cyberattack the company had suffered in March. Calling the attack a "network security incident", the San Jose... Read more

date1 year ago
‘Western Digital data in hands of hackers’

‘Western Digital data in hands of hackers’

Storage vendor Western Digital has been the latest company to be hit by hackers. Some ten terabytes of data, including extensive customer information, have reportedly fallen into the wrong hands. The perpetrators demand at least $10 million to stop the data from being published. One of the hacke... Read more

date1 year ago
Western Digital reports a cybersecurity incident

Western Digital reports a cybersecurity incident

In a recent announcement, Western Digital revealed that it has fallen victim to a cyber-attack that has caused the company to shut down some of its systems. The data storage firm reported that it detected a network security incident on March 26th involving an unauthorized third party gaining acc... Read more

date1 year ago
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