How well crews maintain their HDD
units and keep them productive is often the difference between long-term profit and loss for contracting companies.
Table: Worldwide HDD
Revenue by Form Factor and Consumption Category, 2013-2018 ($M)
The deal will enable Toshiba to produce HDDs
for desktop personal computers, digital video recorders and other consumer appliances, expanding its product portfolio to supply products covering all segments of the HDD
market, the company said.
will be given to the large PC manufacturers that drive HDD
shipment volumes, as
Going forward, Toshiba aims to build on the consolidation to raise its share in the overall HDD
market to over 20 percent by 2015.
2) SGOS' best-in-class, trusted brand incorporation of proven security leaders, such as McAfee and SurfControl, requires an integrated HDD
in order to run current and future applications in context with other network services in real time at the gateway with minimal degradation to network performance.
Mark: Well, notwithstanding the growing expectations for ATA HDDs
, I'll say that tape will not dry up and blow away.
One of the major themes affecting the HDD
forecast is the shift in demand for HDDs
in client devices.
Challenges remain aplenty for the HDD
market as it continues to expand its footprint in the pipeline and utilities construction market.
Shipments by CE Applications, 2010-2015 (Units in Thousands)
Business: Development and manufacturing of HDD
Through the acquisition, Toshiba intends to boost its competitive edge in the HDD
business as market competition has intensified among the top six HDD
makers of the United States, Japan and South Korea.