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Western Digital (WDC)
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The Data Storage Industry has undergone tremendous M&A and consolidation over the course of the last 20 years and today dividend paying Western Digital Corporation (Nasdaq: WDC), headquartered in Irvine, CA is the HDD industry market leader with unit market share of 44%, usurping Seagate Technology (STX) who is close behind at 40% while Toshiba has a 16% share. Samsung is the claearcut leader In the SSD industry which is advancing rapidly at the expense of HDDs but Sandisk is number 2. 'Trendfocus' expects WDC to soon be the " Top Dog for all Storage Devices." With the recent acquisition of SanDisk moving forward, WDC is on the verge of becoming the big boy on the block from a product portfolio and vertical integration perspective. They will have a complete suite of HDD and SSD storage solutions including the NAND supply behind it or the SSD side to lead the industry.

Western Digital Websites ...

• The Western Digital Corporation website is here:

• The WD HGST website is here:

• The WD HGST Touro website is here:

• The WD Sandisk website is here:

Other Data Storage Industry Leaders Websites ...

• Samsung SSD:

• Seagate Technology:

Other Silicon Investor Storage Industry Subject Boards ...

• Western Digital/Sandisk Corporation(WDC): Subject 1745

• WDC/Sandisk Corporation : Subject 1745

• WDC, NAND, NVM, enterprise storage systems, etc. Subject 59721

• Seagate Technology: Subject 3063

Data Storage Industry Research:


• StorageNewsletter:

- Eric L. - (Emcee as of June 2016)
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11057Value of WDC's patents? Im seeing that there is a lot of value in the patentCheckit123-6/13/2017
11056The Redesigned Lines of My Passport and My Book Hard Drives ... [graphic] busEric L-6/12/2017
11055Western Digital Investor Day today ... Live Webcaat today at 8:30 a.m. PacificEric L-12/6/2016
11054The Cheapest Tech Stocks To Invest In for 2017 At the list of cheap tech stocksPuru rama-10/7/2016
11053Barclays: Western Digital Corp. the new IT Hardware Top Pick (replacing Apple) Eric L19/30/2016
11052FQ4/CQ2 and Fiscal Year 2016 Western Digital Financial Results >> <B&Eric L-7/29/2016
11051Western Digital SanDisk Acquisition Challenges (and Opportunities) ... "&Eric L-7/26/2016
11050Western Digital SSD Acquisitions ... ... including SanDisk who also made seEric L-7/26/2016
11049Western Digital announces next-gen 64 Layer 3D NAND >> <B>WesEric L-7/26/2016
11048Toshiba and Western Digital Open New Fab 2 Semiconductor Fabrication Facility inEric L27/18/2016
11047Western Digital CFO Transition: Mark Long succeeds Olivier Leonetti as CFO &gEric L-7/10/2016
11046Toshiba/Western Digital Flash Memory Production Increased Investment >> Eric L-7/5/2016
11045This Board: Looking Back before Moving Forward ... A few months back I poked mEric L-7/1/2016
11044M&A: Western Digital + Sandisk Infographic ... [graphic] [graphic] - EricEric L17/1/2016
11043Looking Back: Tough 2016 for Western Digital and Seagate ... >> <B>Eric L-6/17/2016
11042Looking Back: 'Market Realist' Contrasts Sandisk's & Western DigEric L16/17/2016
11041WDC's SanDisk Corporation acquisition completed (May 12, 2016) ... [graphiEric L-6/10/2016
11040Where’s My Petabyte Disk Drive? Posted on 27 March 2016 by Brian Hayes FourteeFJB-3/27/2016
11039Western Digital (WDC) reported above-consensus non-GAAP earnings per share for imore100-1/29/2016
11038ReRAM Gains Steam New memory finds a lucrative niche betweFJB-11/13/2015
11037Western Digital's HGST subsidiary today announced it's shipping its firzax-9/10/2014
11036WDC is one of 10 stocks added to the NDX Dec 24.2012 nasdaq.comGottfried-12/30/2012 Per the above, and contrary to claims of others, the Apple iPad is NOd-9/27/2010
11034Nice to see someone on the board, after two plus years of no posts. Western DigMark O. Halverson-7/24/2010
11033Samsung is a big player in the HDD market too. I don't know what the best dCheeky Kid-7/23/2010
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