News releases from Western Digital
Western Digital Releases Its First 2-in-1 Flash Drive for Moving Content Seamlessly Between iPhone and USB Type-C™ Devices
March 17, 2021
Built for consumers who are searching for a stylish and reliable solution to share content across their compatible devices, including iPhone devices and Mac computers,1 Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC)...
New Special Edition WD_BLACK Drives From Western Digital Enable Gamers to Heed the Call of Duty
November 16, 2020
Western Digital and Call of Duty reimagine three high-performance WD_BLACK products to create special edition storage drives for gamers.
Western Digital Expands Mobile Solutions Line in the U.S. With Innovative Wireless Chargers
October 22, 2020
Western Digital today expanded its line up of SanDisk mobile solutions with new, innovative wireless chargers.
Western Digital Sets a New Standard in Data Protection with Ground-Breaking ArmorLock Security Platform
September 03, 2020
Western Digital introduces the ArmorLock™ Security Platform and its G-Technology ArmorLock Encrypted NVMe SSD for today's diverse data security needs.
ICM Brain and Spine Institute Selects Western Digital OpenFlex Solution to Speed up Time to Discovery of Critical Cures and Treatment Options
August 11, 2020
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that the Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle Épinière (ICM Brain and Spine Institute), an international brain and spinal cord research center, selected...
Western Digital Extends Capacity-Enterprise HDD Technology Leadership into Broad Family of Data Center Solutions Enabling Unmatched TCO
July 08, 2020
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...
Western Digital’s New NVMe™ SSDs and NVMe-oF™ Solutions Provide the Foundation for Next-Generation, Agile Data Infrastructures
June 24, 2020
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced new solutions that provide the foundation for next-generation data infrastructures designed around Ultrastar NVMe™ SSDs and supercharged by NVMe-oF™....
Western Digital OpenFlex™ NVMe-oF™ Device Selected as a Product of the Year by Storage Magazine
February 20, 2020
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) has been selected as one of the winners of Storage Magazine’s prestigious Products of the Year Awards for 2019. The company’s OpenFlex F3100 Series Fabric Device was...
Western Digital Powers Mobile Applications in the 5G Era
February 18, 2020
Western Digital Brings Innovations to CES 2020 With Demo of Industry-First 8TB SuperSpeed USB 20Gbps Portable SSD Prototype
January 06, 2020
At the Consumer Electronics Show 2020 (CES® 2020) Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) will showcase new innovations in its extensive lineup of storage solutions built for every consumer use,...
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) announced that it has started shipping the industry’s highest-capacity HDD samples to enterprise OEMs and hyperscale customers worldwide. The 20TB Ultrastar DC HC650 SMR...
Western Digital Showcases Industry-leading Storage Innovations at Microsoft Ignite 2019
November 04, 2019
Microsoft Ignite 2019, Booth #909 - Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) is at Microsoft Ignite demonstrating how its innovations in SSDs, HDDs and storage server platforms help data center managers and...
Western Digital Builds on Data Center Leadership to Deliver 18TB CMR and 20TB SMR HDDs in the First Half of 2020
September 03, 2019
Western Digital new 18TB CMR and 20TB SMR HDD, 9-disk platform with energy-assist, maintains the company’s areal density and capacity leadership.
Western Digital to Demonstrate Workflows that Put ‘Data @ the Center’ At VMworld 2019
August 21, 2019
Put data @ the center. Visit Western Digital at VMworld to help optimize ESXi, vSphere and vSAN workloads for performance, density and best economics.
Western Digital Accelerates Software-Defined Workloads with Two New Ultrastar® Storage Server Platforms
August 05, 2019
FLASH MEMORY SUMMIT 2019, Booth #207 – Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced two new additions to its data center systems portfolio – the Ultrastar Serv24-4N four-node NVMe all-flash, and the...
Western Digital Unleashes the Fastest NVMe-oF™ Open Composable Platform for Shared Accelerated Storage
August 05, 2019
FLASH MEMORY SUMMIT 2019, Booth #207 – Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced new innovations and a leadership initiative to drive greater support and adoption of open, composable disaggregated...
Western Digital Launches Two New Families of NVMe™ SSDs For Today’s Data Center Workload Evolution
August 05, 2019
FLASH MEMORY SUMMIT 2019, Booth #207 – Western Digital today announced two new 96-layer 3D flash NVMe SSD families, the Ultrastar DC SN640 and Ultrastar DC SN340. Both are purpose-built for either...
Western Digital to Demonstrate Technologies That Are Architecting Data Infrastructure for the Zettabyte Age at Flash Memory Summit 2019
July 31, 2019
Everywhere data lives, from IoT to mobile devices to data centers and the cloud, Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) is driving innovation with purpose to deliver storage products and solutions that advance...
Western Digital Expands ActiveScale™ Capabilities, Delivering Unmatched Performance and Economics for Managing Exabyte-Scale Data Growth
July 30, 2019
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced enhancements to its ActiveScale storage system portfolio, making it one of the highest performing and most cost-effective object storage platforms for...
Western Digital Unleashes its Fastest, Densest and Most Flexible Lineup of IntelliFlash™ All-Flash Arrays
July 16, 2019
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced new additions and enhancements to its IntelliFlash data center systems portfolio, giving customers even greater choice and flexibility to design modern...
Western Digital’s IntelliFlash™ Family Achieves SAP HANA® Certification to Accelerate Real-Time Insights for Enterprise Customers
July 09, 2019
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that its IntelliFlash portfolio of all-flash arrays have achieved certification as an enterprise storage solution for the SAP HANA® platform. The...
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced support for Veeam® Universal Storage API on its family of IntelliFlash all-flash arrays. The release of the IntelliFlash Storage Snapshot Plug-in for Veeam...
Western Digital Champions Zoned Storage, an Open Initiative to Redefine Data Centers for Zettabyte Scale
June 11, 2019
With a focus on enabling purpose-built, open and scalable data center architectures, Western Digital today launched Zoned Storage, an initiative that brings together new innovations and industry...
ibi™, the Smart Photo Manager, is the Ultimate Father’s Day Gift to Help Dad Connect with the People and Memories He Cares about Most
June 04, 2019
Popular opinion may hold that it is typically mom who plays the role of the family historian, constantly documenting and revisiting precious memories of their loved ones. In reality, dads are just as...
Western Digital Extends Veeam® Integrations Across its Portfolio of Data Center System Solutions
May 21, 2019
Western Digital® (NASDAQ: WDC), a leading data infrastructure company, today announced that it is sponsoring and exhibiting at VeeamON 2019, showcasing how its extensive portfolio of Veeam supported...
Western Digital Featured in CRN’s 2019 Partner Program Guide
April 01, 2019
Western Digital (NASDAQ: WDC), a leading data infrastructure company, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has awarded Western Digital two 5-Star ratings in its 2019 Partner...
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Feel Less Connected with Their Closest Friends and Family Than They Did Five Years Ago, Reveals Western Digital Commissioned Survey
March 20, 2019
According to a survey conducted by Wakefield Research, commissioned by Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC)*, more than half of Americans (54 percent) feel less of a deep connection with their inner...
Western Digital and Veeam Streamline Data Backup and Recovery for Scale-out Hybrid Cloud Environments
February 19, 2019
Industry's best option for a fast, cost-effective hybrid-cloud backup solution - ActiveScale object storage with Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4
Western Digital Announces Successful Repricing of $2.455 Billion of USD Term B Loans; Plans Stock Buyback up to $1.0 Billion
May 15, 2018
Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) (“Western Digital” or the “company”) today announced that it has successfully priced $2.455 billion of new U.S. dollar-denominated term B-4 loans at an interest rate...
Western Digital NVMe Solutions Enable Data to Thrive in Intelligent Edge and Mobile Computing Environments
February 25, 2018
Addressing the needs of a growing landscape of Internet of Things (IoT) and Fast Data applications at the edge, Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced two new NVMe™ SSDs – Western...