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Western Digital Uses RFID Seals to Streamline Customs

The manufacturer's hard drives are moving through government inspections more quickly and efficiently thanks to an RFID-based security and verification system. April 20, 2007-In Thailand, computer component manufacturer Western Digital is enjoying faster customs clearance for the goods it ships from manufacturing facilities in Thailand to points in the United States, thanks to RFID-based...

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Western Digital to Display Its Latest External Drives at GITEX Technology Week

The My Book Pro Edition II with 1.5 terabyte storage will be company's main highlight September 05, 2007 Western Digital (WD) Corporation, a leading global hard drive manufacturer, is gearing up to showcase its newest additions to its range of external hard drives at GITEX Technology Week which will be held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from September 8 to 12. The...

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Hard Drives are environmentally friendly.

Suited for desktop, enterprise, CE, and WD branded customers, GreenPower(TM) 3.5 in. Hard Drives are ENERGY STAR 4.0 compliant and offered in capacities from 320 GB to 1 TB. IntelliPower(TM) technology provides fine-tuned balance of spin speed, transfer rate, and cache size, while IntelliPark(TM) automatically unloads heads during idle to minimize aerodynamic drag. IntelliSeek(TM) feature...

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Enterprise-Class SATA HDDs have max capacity of 750 GB.

Along with 3.0 Gbps data transfer rate, WD RE2 HDDs feature Native Command Queuing and 16 MB cache. They are rated for 1.2 million hr MTTF (mean time to failure) in high-duty cycle environments. Integral technologies include SecurePark(TM), which promotes non-operational shock tolerance; StableTrac(TM), which minimizes system-induced vibration; and IntelliSeek(TM) controlled actuator movement....

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Portable Hard Drive provides 250 GB capacity.

Weighing less than 5 oz, WD Passport® Portable Drive fits in pocket and enables users to back up large files including digital pictures, high definition video, and music. WD Sync(TM) software synchronizes personal files with Microsoft® Outlook® data on PC, so users can take desktop content with them. Equipped with Google(TM) software, drive enables users to locate files with Google Desktop...

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Desktop HDDs are built for power/operational efficiency.
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Desktop HDDs are built for power/operational efficiency.

With capacity of 750 GB, SATA WD Caviar® SE16 desktop-class hard drives are suited for data-intensive applications, high-performance computing, and multimedia systems. Products utilize Perpendicular Magnetic Recording technology and offer 3 Gbps transfer rate, 16 MB cache, and Native Command Queuing. While SecurePark(TM) offers to shock protection, StableTrac(TM) promotes vibration performance....

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Mobile 2.5 in. SATA HDDs WD Ships Industry's Highest Capacity Mobile Hard Drive for Notebooks and Portable Storage Devices.

Employing Perpendicular Magnetic Recording technology, 250 Gb WD Scorpio(TM) HDDs deliver performance and features to meet demands that specific to notebook PCs and portable storage devices. WhisperDrive(TM) technology lends to quiet operation, and ShockGuard(TM) technology protects drive mechanics and platter surface from shock. Also included, IntelliSeek(TM) technology proactively calculates...

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Western Digital to Showcase Newest Storage Solutions at Gitex KSA 2007
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Western Digital to Showcase Newest Storage Solutions at Gitex KSA 2007

Western Digital (WD) Corporation, a leading global hard drive manufacturer, has announced that it will be exhibiting its latest storage solutions, including the recently-launched My Book(TM) World Edition (TM) family, during Gitex KSA 2007. The company will exhibit in association with its distribution partners Nahil & Redington at stand S-48, shoppers hall, during the event being held at Riyadh...

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Hard Drives suit audio and video recording products.

With MTBF of 1 million hr and audible level of less than 1 sone, 3.5 in. WD AV hard drives come in capacities from 80-500 GB and are built to operate in 24/7 environments. Ramp load feature reduces head and surface wear, promoting long-term reliability, while preemptive wear leveling reduces uneven wear on drive surface. SilkStream(TM) technology delivers smooth audio-video recording and playback...

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Shared Storage Appliances simplify digital content access.

My Book(TM) World Edition(TM) series lets home office workers securely access digital content and share it with coworkers, worldwide, as if it were stored local to that user. Compatible with wired and wireless networks, appliances utilize WD Anywhere Access(TM) to streamline access to content for users. My Book World Edition (500 Gb) and My Book World Edition II (1 Tb) come with intelligent drive...

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