Tag Archives: HGST

HGST: Huge Size of Today’s Data is Creating More Challenges Than Ever (SCN)

The tremendous size of much of the data that media and entertainment (M&E) companies are regularly using these days is making it necessary for many of them to change the economics ... More

HGST: Huge Size of Today’s Data is Creating More Challenges Than Ever

The tremendous size of much of the data that media and entertainment (M&E) companies are regularly using these days is making it necessary for many of them to change the econom... More

2018 Tech Trends – A 360 View on Data (Data Center Tech Blog)

As the volume, velocity, variety and value of data grow, so do the possibilities of data. Deeper insights from Big Data that lead to breakthrough discoveries; real-time Fast Data a... More

CDSA Content Protection Summit Tech Showcases in Review

CDSA's Content Protection Summit featured a series of exclusive, breakout workshops, providing attendees with expert insights into new security technologies and processes. These... More

ISE, HGST Talk Storage Security at Content Protection Summit

Erik Weaver, global director of media and entertainment market development for Western Digital’s HGST, looks at the storage needs for the industry today, and sees some solutions ... More

Revenue, Profits Rise for Western Digital (MESA)

Increased demand for its embedded and branded flash-based products and solid-state drives (SSDs) helped carry storage solutions firm Western Digital to a solid fiscal first quarter... More

The Dynamic Value of Storage? (Data Center Tech Blog)

What do Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and blockchain technologies have in common? First, they all aspire to improve experiences in our day-to-day life, whether through t... More

Changing the Economics of Preserving Media Assets: 4 Tips CTOs Should Follow (Data Center Tech Blog)

Production, broadcast and distribution companies are increasingly collecting high-resolution digital content from every stage of the workflow. Studios are struggling to find effici... More

Why Business Agility Requires a Big Data Mindset (Data Center Tech Blog)

1. Responding Quickly to Business Disruptions - Responding quickly to business disruptions has been behind a massive shift towards agile methodologies in manufacturing, in engineer... More

HDDs vs. SSDs – What’s Ahead in the Evolution of Storage? (Data Center Tech Blog)

Will Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) or Solid State Drives (SSDs) lead the data storage space? You might be asking the wrong question. Storage devices are not entirely competing with one a... More

M&E Journal: Managing Five States of Data for the M&E Market

Jeff Greenwald, HGST - All media companies, whether a post house, a game developer, an advertiser, a CDN, a movie studio or a broadcaster wrestle with data in five states: Data ... More

NAB 2017: Tata Communications to Enter eSports Arena; Western Digital’s HGST Tackles UHD Storage Needs

LAS VEGAS -- Tata Communications is looking to capitalize on the soaring popularity of eSports and plans to offer services to help game companies broadcast competitive events globa... More

HGST Archive System to Store, Retrieve more than 17,000 Hours of Live Recordings from the Montreux Jazz Festival (SCN)

Western Digital announced that the HGST Active Archive System is enabling the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) to archive more than 17,000 hours’ worth of live ... More

Western Digital’s HGST Archives One of the World’s Largest Collections of Live Jazz Music (MESA)

Western Digital announced that the HGST Active Archive System is enabling the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) to archive more than 17,000 hours’ worth of live ... More

Fortium, HGST at CPS: Selecting a Security Solution is Crucial Amid Piracy, Hacking Proliferation

Securing media and entertainment companies’ content — whether it’s a new movie or any of a company’s confidential stored data — remains important, but challenging, as pir... More

HGST, a Western Digital Brand: Collaboration in a Crowded Storage Market

Being the oldest in your line of work is one thing. Being the biggest is another. Western Digital Corporation, including the HGST brand, happens to be both. The HGST brand wa... More

Next Level Your IT (HGST Blog)

Now. Immediate. Instant. Whether employees or customers, there is a reliance and expectation by them for secure anywhere access to their data—and to all of their data. For organi... More

The Rationale for Object Storage (HGST Blog)

Object storage has become the prevailing storage technology behind some of the largest cloud storage providers in the world today, thanks in large part to its scalability, durabili... More