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Western Digital and Toshiba trade hard drive tech, clearing the way for WD / Hitachi merger

G-Technology releases its G-RAID Thunderbolt drive, starting at $700

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We already took a look at Hitachi’s G-Technology’s Thunderbolt solutions at CES in January but today they are finally available to the public. The Thunderbolt version features two Thunderbolt ports, rather than the eSATA, FireWire, and USB ports found on the regular version of the G-RAID. As for the hard...
G-Technology releases its G-RAID Thunderbolt drive, starting at $700

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Hitachi's Net Profit Surges

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Hitachi's fiscal-year profit rose 45%, boosted by its auto-parts business and a gain from the sale of its hard-disk-drive business....
Hitachi's Net Profit Surges

Panasonic forecasts record $10.24B annual loss for FY2011, $2.59B from Q3

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Panasonic is the latest Japanese TV manufacturer to feel the squeeze, and how — it's just updated its annual forecast to predict a loss of ¥780 billion ($10.24 billion), by far the largest in the company's history and coming close to the record ¥787.34 billion ($10.33 billion) loss Hitachi...
Panasonic forecasts record $10.24B annual loss for FY2011, $2.59B from Q3

Quake-Rocked Renesas Feels Renewed, More Relevant

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Renesas Electronics is approaching the anniversary of last year’s earthquake in Japan with plenty to be thankful for. Renesas A scene from the Renesas Naka factory after the quake The company had a pretty low profile before the disaster of Mar. 11, 2011, which ravaged one of its major chip...
Quake-Rocked Renesas Feels Renewed, More Relevant

Hitachi releases new 1.6TB flash modules

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HDS's new flash module is built specifically for enterprise-class workloads. The 1.6TB module fits in an 8U flash chassis. Each enclosure can scale from 6.4TB up to 76.8TB....
Hitachi releases new 1.6TB flash modules

Hitachi ROPITS transport robot takes you where you choose on your tablet (video)

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Those who need assisted transport have few options for getting around city sidewalks beyond a wheelchair. Hitachi thinks its ROPITS (Robot for Personal Intelligent Transport System) could provide a slicker approach -- and make those of us on foot rather jealous, quite frankly. Steering the single-seater is just a...
Hitachi ROPITS transport robot takes you where you choose on your tablet (video)

Hitachi's Unified Compute Platform Goes for the Endzone

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Yesterday, Hitachi took the wraps off their Unified Computing Platform by introducing its open data center platform. It is aimed at consolidating the enterprise functions of networking, storage, and compute into an orchestration layer. Virtualization is still guiding the evolution of the data center, in this case all the way...
Hitachi's Unified Compute Platform Goes for the Endzone

Hitachi unveils first 10K rpm 1.2TB hard drive

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Hitachi today announced the industrys highest-capacity 10,000rpm enterprise-class hard drive, the Ultrastar C10K1200....
Hitachi unveils first 10K rpm 1.2TB hard drive

Mitsubishi is ending rear-projection TVs, ceases production of DLP and laser models

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It's time for someone over at IDC to pop the champagne, as its 2007 projection about the end of rear-projection TVs turned out to be only a year off, now that the last company still making them has announced it's getting out of the game. As first reported by...
Mitsubishi is ending rear-projection TVs, ceases production of DLP and laser models

G-RAID with Thunderbolt an impressive performer

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G-Technology's G-RAID with Thunderbolt is a preconfigured RAID 0 storage device that houses two 7200-rpm Hitachi drives in an all-aluminum enclosure. While it's configured as a striped RAID (RAID 0), it can be reconfigured to a mirrored RAID (RAID 1) for data protection by using the Mac OS X Disk...
G-RAID with Thunderbolt an impressive performer
Hitachi motor designed without rare earth metals could weaken demand for Chinese imports

Western Digital closes Hitachi GST acquisition, to operate separate subsidiaries

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Western Digital completed Thursday the acquisition of the hard drive business of Hitachi, and set up two subsidiaries with separate brands and products, apparently to meet the conditions of antitrust regulators....
Western Digital closes Hitachi GST acquisition, to operate separate subsidiaries
Sony, Toshiba, and Hitachi's Japan Display merger begins production

FTC to require Western Digital to sell off assets in acquisition

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The U.S. Federal Trade Commission will require Western Digital to sell off assets used to manufacture desktop hard drives to a competitor as a condition of its US$4.5 billion acquisition of rival Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, the agency announced....
FTC to require Western Digital to sell off assets in acquisition
Nasuni seeks to unify cloud storage

FTC: Western Digital and Hitachi must give assets and IP rights to Toshiba

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Thought everything was looking rosy for the hard drive hitch of the year? Well, it looks like Federal Trade Commission reckons the union of Hitachi and Western Digital isn't quite there just yet, ordering that the new company would have to shed some of its assets to Toshiba. The...
FTC: Western Digital and Hitachi must give assets and IP rights to Toshiba

Japan Takes a Gamble on Tech

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A Japan-backed fund has put $2.5 billion into a gamble that pooling the assets of Sony, Toshiba and Hitachi into a new venture called Japan Display can avoid the failure of previous efforts to create national champions....
Japan Takes a Gamble on Tech
New Mac minis get first tear down and Geekbench scores

How new-look VMware should attack the emerging cloud landscape

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VMware’s new CEO Pat Gelsinger. VMware’s core server virtualization business is under pressure in the cloud computing era — and the changes at the top — most notably the ascension of Pat Gelsinger to CEO and the sidelining of Paul Maritz, may have been made to address that situation. From the time EMC bought...
How new-look VMware should attack the emerging cloud landscape

Wednesday Shortbread

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Eight is Enough IntoMobile: Rogers to expand LTE to 25 Canadian cities by the end of the year VR-Zone reports Abit website to close at the end of February X-bit labs: Tilera unveils processors with up to 36 programmable cores and Hitachi introduces fast 4TB hard disk drive Ars Technica:...
Wednesday Shortbread

Can a new database help get Zynga back on track?

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Social gaming pioneer Zynga hasn’t exactly been killing it in the earnings department since going public, but a new database system might help change that. At the very least, it could let the company do some things previously out of its reach, such as serve real-time recommendations and ads, and...
Can a new database help get Zynga back on track?
New surveillance system can compare your face against 36 million others in a single second

Seagate completes purchase LaCie in quest to become king of the hard drive hill

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The final price may end up being more than the initially proposed $186 million, but Seagate has successfully acquired a controlling share of LaCie stocks. The provisional price of €4.05 per share could increase to €4.17 if Seagate manages to accumulate 95 percent of the company's stocks in the...
Seagate completes purchase LaCie in quest to become king of the hard drive hill

Hitachi, EMC and Fujitsu winners as storage market weakens

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Growth in the storage market slowed down during the third quarter, but vendors such as Hitachi, EMC and Fujitsu still had a good three months thanks in part to sales of high-end systems....
Hitachi, EMC and Fujitsu winners as storage market weakens

Western Digital completes asset transfer to Toshiba

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The FTC-imposed transfer of assets by hard drive maker Western Digital (WD) to Toshiba is now completed, the company announced on Tuesday. The move was required by regulatory bodies due to monopoly concerns after WD revealed its intention to purchase Hitachi's Viviti hard drive maker. Previously, Viviti was known as...
Western Digital completes asset transfer to Toshiba

Sony reported to be cutting 10,000 jobs

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Japan's Nikkei newspaper has claimed Sony is to reduce its global workforce by 6% after four years in the redJapan's Sony is to cut 10,000 jobs, about 6% of its workforce, the Nikkei newspaper has reported, as new chief executive Kazuo Hirai looks to steer the electronics and entertainment company...
Sony reported to be cutting 10,000 jobs

Japanese giants in merger boost

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Shares in Japanese infrastructure giants Hitachi and Mitsubishi Heavy soar after a decision to merge their thermal power businesses....
Japanese giants in merger boost

Sony, LG, Samsung, Hitachi, Toshiba accused of price fixing

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Sony, LG, Samsung, Hitachi, Toshiba accused of price fixing
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