Disk storage

Showa Denko Contracts with Seagate to Jointly Develop HAMR Technology-based HD Media

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 7:00am

Ltd. (Seagate) to jointly develop next-generation hard disk (HD) media for data recording with Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (HAMR[1]) technology, which is a next-generation data recording method for hard disk drives (HDDs).

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  • Ltd. (Seagate) to jointly develop next-generation hard disk (HD) media for data recording with Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (HAMR[1]) technology, which is a next-generation data recording method for hard disk drives (HDDs).
  • SDK has developed FePt-based new magnetic material and technology to mass-produce HAMR-technology-based HD media with this new magnetic material.
  • This FePt-based new magnetic material has ultra-high ordering temperature, which was thought to be difficult to realize on the surface of HD media coated with conventional magnetic material.
  • Under the joint development contract, SDK and Seagate have entered into, Seagate will evaluate the FePt-based new magnetic material developed by SDK and/or SDK/Seagate collaboratively.

Global Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Market Analysis and Processing Trends Report 2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

DUBLIN, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "The Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Industries: Market Analysis And Processing Trends" report from The Information Network has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "The Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Industries: Market Analysis And Processing Trends" report from The Information Network has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report focuses on the entire hard disk drive market food chain, analyzing the markets for hard disk drives, substrates, and thin film heads.
  • Processing issues in the manufacture of each of these sectors is included and the report details the CMP and Lithography sectors of thin film head processing.
  • The attach rate for SSDs within PCs are increasing at a steady rate while HDDs are in secular decline themselves.

Spectra Logic Releases 2021 Data Storage Outlook Report

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 4:00pm

Boulder, Colo., March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spectra Logic, a leader in datastorage and data management solutions, today announced the publication of its annual Data Storage Outlook report , which explores how the world manages, accesses, uses and preserves its ever-expanding data repositories.

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  • Boulder, Colo., March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spectra Logic, a leader in datastorage and data management solutions, today announced the publication of its annual Data Storage Outlook report , which explores how the world manages, accesses, uses and preserves its ever-expanding data repositories.
  • Spectras comprehensive 2021 Data Storage Outlook report provides forecasts for several data storage technologies, including flash, magnetic disk, tape, hybrid cloud, persistent memory and optical, along with a view into future technologies.
  • Spectra Logic develops data storage and data management solutions that solve the problem of long-term digital preservation for organizations dealing with exponential data growth.
  • Spectra and Spectra Logic are registered trademarks of Spectra Logic Corporation.

HDD Industry Tops 1ZB Shipped Annually for the First Time¹ as Toshiba Leads the Nearline HDD Market in Average Capacity Growth Again

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 6:00pm

Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) today announces that Toshiba, a committed technology leader, led all HDD companies in year-on-year Nearline HDD average capacity growth in 2020.

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  • Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (TAEC) today announces that Toshiba, a committed technology leader, led all HDD companies in year-on-year Nearline HDD average capacity growth in 2020.
  • "Toshiba has done an admirable job of leveraging its industry-first 9-disk helium design to introduce competitive Nearline HDD products in a timely fashion.
  • Proliferation of digital content being created and replicated has led to an explosive growth of data centers around the world.
  • The meteoric climb in capacity shipped is a testament to the HDD industrys ability to deliver the most cost-effective and performance delivering storage medium in the market.

Wondershare Recoverit Awarded Patent for Disk Enumeration Method Which Can Improve the Recovery Speed 5-10 Times

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 9:49am

Wondershare is pleased to announce that it was issued a new Patent for its Recoverit Mac Version.

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  • Wondershare is pleased to announce that it was issued a new Patent for its Recoverit Mac Version.
  • This new patented technology is expected to bring 5-10 times faster speed compared to all competing products and its previous version.
  • This technological innovation from Wondershare unveils a disk enumeration method based on DiskArbitration, equipment, and a computer-readable storage medium.
  • The method comprises the steps of:
    S200: Storing the disk ID of the disk to a specified position when the data acquisition function detects a disk.

New Special Edition WD_BLACK Drives From Western Digital Enable Gamers to Heed the Call of Duty

Monday, November 16, 2020 - 1:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201116005222/en/
    Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War gets next-level performance with three WD_BLACK collectors edition storage drives.
  • Western Digitals WD_BLACK brand is made for gamers, and together we believe our fans will be as thrilled as we are about these drives.
  • Free with purchase, gamers will receive a voucher for 1,100 Call of Duty points that can be redeemed for items within the game1.
  • Western Digital, the Western Digital logo, G-Technology, SanDisk, WD, WD_BLACK and the WD_BLACK logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Western Digital Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and/or other countries.

Global Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Market Analysis and Processing Trends Report 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 10:43am

The "The Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Industries: Market Analysis And Processing Trends" report from The Information Network has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "The Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) Industries: Market Analysis And Processing Trends" report from The Information Network has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report focuses on the entire hard disk drive market food chain, analyzing the markets for hard disk drives, substrates, and thin film heads.
  • Processing issues in the manufacture of each of these sectors is included and the report details the CMP and Lithography sectors of thin film head processing.
  • The attach rate for SSDs within PCs are increasing at a steady rate while HDDs are in secular decline themselves.

Second Generation FlashArray//C from Pure Storage Makes All-Flash More Accessible and Renders Hybrid Solutions Obsolete

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 - 9:03pm

FlashArray//C is available with 24.7TB and, the industry's largest, 49TB QLC DirectFlash modules providing the lowest possible total cost of ownership.

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  • FlashArray//C is available with 24.7TB and, the industry's largest, 49TB QLC DirectFlash modules providing the lowest possible total cost of ownership.
  • This makes all-flash accessible for use cases previously relegated to spinning disk or inefficient hybrid solutions, like backup and data protection, test/dev environments, and workload consolidation.
  • Pure Storage, the "P" Logo, Evergreen, FlashArray, FlashBlade, and Pure1 are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pure Storage, Inc. All other trademarks or names referenced in this document are the property of their respective owners.
  • Pure Storage has been named a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage.

Western Digital Extends Capacity-Enterprise HDD Technology Leadership into Broad Family of Data Center Solutions Enabling Unmatched TCO

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 1:00pm

Continuously innovating to help organizations keep pace with rapidly expanding volumes of data, Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that it is extending its HDD technology and capacity leadership into its broader portfolio of data center solutions.

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  • Continuously innovating to help organizations keep pace with rapidly expanding volumes of data, Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that it is extending its HDD technology and capacity leadership into its broader portfolio of data center solutions.
  • Leveraging innovations from the Ultrastar 18TB and 20TB HDD technology platform, the WD Gold family now features new 16TB and 18TB CMR HDD capacities.
  • These nine-disk drives also enable customers to more efficiently provision and scale their data center environments with unmatched TCO value.
  • Western Digital continuously innovates, pushing the boundaries of science and technology to deliver products that enable greater data infrastructure efficiency and productivity with best-in-class TCO.

Hard Disk Drives Market, 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 10:49am

The "World - Hard Disk Drives - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "World - Hard Disk Drives - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report has been designed to provide a comprehensive study of the global hard disk drive market.
  • It covers the most recent data sets of quantitative medium-term perspectives, as well as developments in production, trade, consumption and prices.
  • Hard disk drive market size and volume;
    Hard disk drive market trends and prospects;
    Global hard disk drive production and its dynamics;
    Breakdown of production by region and country;
    Prices for hard disk drive;
    Profiles of the main manufacturers.