Seagate to consolidate operations in the US
June 03, 2020On June 1, 2020, Seagate Technology committed to a restructuring plan with the aim reduce its cost structure, and invest in future opportunities. The company also intends to consolidate its Minnesota facilities into one location.
Seagate unifying workforce at green Fremont site
February 13, 2020Data storage and management solutions provider Seagate Technology plc is consolidating its San Francisco Bay Area workforce by relocating the company’s Cupertino operations to its existing sustainable Fremont facility.
US ban takes a toll on Huawei - and its American suppliers
June 17, 2019Micron and Western Digital are facing immediate impacts; while Huawei faces longer-term storage-supply challenges, says IHS Markit.
China approves sale of Toshiba memory unit
May 18, 2018Toshiba Corp. "confirmed receipt of all required anti-trust approvals in respect of the sale of Toshiba Memory Corporation".
Broadcom's new approach – unveils challenge to Qualcomm's board
December 04, 2017Broadcom says it has notified Qualcomm of its intention to nominate a slate of 11 independent individuals whim which Qualcomm stockholders can vote on to replace the company’s current board of directors.
Toshiba sells to Bain-led group
September 29, 2017Toshiba has signed a EUR 15.1 billion agreement to sell its semiconductor business to a consortium led by private equity firm Bain Capital.
Seagate to close Suzhou factory - cutting 2'000 positions
January 12, 2017Cupertino-based data storage company, Seagate Technology is planning to close shop at its manufacturing facility in Suzhou, China – and with that laying off 2’000 employees.
Segate Technology to restructure – layoffs awaits
September 10, 2015Seagate Technology plc has initiateda restructuring plan intended to realign its cost structure with the current macroeconomic business environment, something that includes a reduction of the workforce.
Silicon Motion to acquire Shannon Systems
April 28, 2015Silicon Motion Technology has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Shannon Systems, a supplier of enterprise-class PCIe SSD and storage array solutions to China's internet and other industries.
Ascent Solar appoints new senior management
March 10, 2015Ascent Solar has appointed Rafael Gutierrez as Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of the company.
Apple supplier list
February 24, 2015As usual, Apple (and in turn Evertiq) is publishing a list of their 200 top suppliers as part of their Social Responsibility Report.
Micron and Seagate enter strategic alliance
February 13, 2015While initially focusing on next-generation SAS SSDs and strategic NAND supply, Micron and Seagate anticipate that this multi-year agreement will extend into future collaboration on enterprise storage solutions featuring Micron NAND flash memory.
Seagate invests to increase capacity in Thailand
February 10, 2015Hard drive manufacturer, Seagate Technology is planning to invest roughly USD 470 million in Thailand in order to expand its capacity.
Seagate completes acquisition of LSI’s flash businesses
September 03, 2014Seagate Technology has completed its acquisition of the assets of LSI’s Accelerated Solutions Division (“ASD”) and Flash Components Division (“FCD”) from Avago Technologies Limited.
SSD Controller IC industry restructure benefits Marvell
July 25, 2014On May 29, 2014, Seagate Technology (Seagate) announced it acquired LSI’s Accelerated Solution Division (ASD) and FCD (Flash Components Division) assets from Avago Technology (Avago) for US $450 million.
Apple: Supplier List 2013
February 13, 2014Since a few years back, Apple has been providing the names of its 200 largest suppliers. Although it is a long list, there are some interesting names to be found. See below.
Steam Machine Teardown
December 23, 2013By some stroke of godlike luck, the iFixit guys managed to acquire a Steam Machine – one of only 300 beta kits that Valve released into the wild. And here it is folks, the teardown of console that is a PC that is a console.
SanDisk completes acquisition of SMART Storage Systems
August 23, 2013SanDisk Corporation has completed its acquisition of SMART Storage Systems, a developer of enterprise solid state drives based on the SATA and SAS storage protocols.
EVault in strategic partnership with Memory WorldLoad more news
August 21, 2013EVault, a Seagate company, announces a strategic partnership with Memory World, a distributor of computer memory, digital storage solutions in Singapore.