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Unstructured Data: A Deep Dive into its Value and Growth using High-Performance Object Storage - Blog

December 27, 2023

Data is the lifeblood of any business, and increasingly, that data is unstructured. Generated from social media, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, text, images and multimedia, the amount of unstructured data is growing significantly.


Unstoppable Data Growth: HDDs Remain Essential as New Applications, Use Cases, and Connected Devices Multiply - Blog

October 09, 2023

The cloud, artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, smart video, and other advanced applications are driving a level of data growth the world has never seen. According to analyst firm IDC, the amount of new data created, captured, replicated and consumed each year is expected to double by 2026 – eventually nearing the 200 zettabyte barrier. Yes, that’s zettabyte with a ‘z.’ 


Driving the Lowest TCO for Data-Intensive Technologies and Applications - Blog

May 05, 2023

Times are changing as digital transformation initiatives have led to a tidal wave of data. As a result, storage has become one of the most critical components of keeping pace with this data revolution. It’s affecting companies of all sizes, especially hyperscale companies—such as the largest search, social, entertainment, and e-commerce companies in the world. Scaling efficiently and cost-effectively to meet data growth in a manner that is sustainable and environmentally friendly is paramount to their success


Western Digital Extends HDD Technology and Areal Density Leadership Across Smart Video, Network Attached Storage (NAS), and IT/Data Center Channel Segments - News

July 19, 2022

Western Digital announced that it is now shipping new 22TB¹ HDDs targeting three key segments: WD Gold HDDs for IT/data center channel customers; WD Red Pro for network attached storage (NAS), and WD Purple Pro for smart video/surveillance.


Don’t Let Storage Be an Afterthought in Designing for IoT, the Metaverse, and Automotive - Story

January 17, 2022

Embedded devices are generating an enormous surge of data. That should come as no surprise to anyone who works in the IoT space. What might be surprising is just how big this surge is.


Can Western Digital Really Reimagine the Hard-Disk Drive? - Blog

September 16, 2021

The headline is “Western Digital Reimagines the Hard Drive.” Is that even possible? Can there really be something revolutionary in the hard-drive space? Apparently there is, as the company has come up with a flash-enhanced drive architecture that breaks traditional storage boundaries.


Embedded Executive: Huibert Verhoeven, SVP/GM, Western Digital - Podcast

April 14, 2021

Is memory that’s aimed at a specific market really customized for that segment, or is it just marketing spiel? We have mobile memory, IoT memory, AI memory, and so on. Are they really different?