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    Default Skyera Lands Western Digital cash in $51M Round

    Hi Guys, it looks like Western Digital is going to be getting back into SSD's. Skyera Lands Western Digital Cash in $51M Round

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    Default Re: Skyera Lands Western Digital cash in $51M Round

    Surprised they havent went after a full SSD maker like OCZ instead of investing in a maker of SSD storage arrays. Its almost like they refuse to beleive platter drives will ever go away.
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    Default Re: Skyera Lands Western Digital cash in $51M Round

    Seagate is understanding the transition. They stopped making standard 7200rpm drives for notebooks but replaced it with a hybrid sdd/hdd drive. 8GB of SSD in front of a large single platter drive. Also making them for 3.5" drives using a newer version firmware and connection model then the older hybrid drives capable or read and write to the SSD. We will be seeing these on the market soon. WD has nothing really going for itself in the SSD market.
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