Hitachi aiming for 5TB hard drive by 2010

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Hitachi has announced plans to have a commercial 3.5-inch hard drive on the market that can hold 5TB. They hope for this to be available by 2010. Hard drive specialist Hitachi Global Storage...

Interview with Hitachi GST's Shiv Shivaji

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The Hard Drive Plays a Critical Role in Overall Gaming System Capacity and Performance. We recently had the opportunity to exchange information with Shiv Shivaji, Hitachi GST's Director for 3.5-inch (Hard Drive) Commercial and Consumer...

Hitachi Ships 1TB Hard Disk Drive

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Hitachi Global Storage Technologies has started to ship its 1TB hard disk drives which were commercially introduced early this year. Hitachi's Deskstar 7K1000 HDS721010KLA330 model features five 200GB platters and ten heads, has a 7200RPM...

Hitachi to slash workforce

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By the end of 2008, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies plans to lay off around 11% of its 40,000-person global workforce as part of what the company calls its long term commitment to the hard disc...

Hitachi Unveils 8GB Miniature Hard Disk

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Hitachi Global Storage Technologies recently introduced a miniature 8GB hard disk drive that it believes with be all the rage in light, portable storage. The new drive, known as "Mikey" or Microdrive 3K8, is...

Hitachi announces 3D hard-drive revolution

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Hitachi announced today that 20GB 2.5cm hard drives will be commercially available by the end of next year. This represents a "density breakthrough" which will allow much higher capacities than today's drive technology. Current micro-drives,...

Hitachi and NEC joined hands to take on Cisco

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Thanks rumbleph1sh. On Friday, Hitachi announced that they will set up a joint venture with NEC to make mid-range and high-end routers and switches. Although the demand for these devices are constantly growing, competing with...

Hitachi Unveils 300-Gig Hard Drive

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Global Storage Technologies calls its just-announced Ultrastar 10K300 the worlds first 300-GB enterprise hard-disk drive. The 1-inch high disk drive, which spins five platters at 10,000 rpm, meets the requirements of mission-critical storage applications, such...

Hitachi Shows Off Cool New Notebook

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Hitachi has announced the commercial launch of its water-cooled notebook PC, a 1.8-GHz mobile Pentium 4-based machine which uses a patented Hitachi system to aid heat dissipation. Most notebooks are cooled by air...

Hitachi Unveils Plans for PDA

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Hitachi will enter the intensely competitive personal digital assistant market later this year with a product based on Microsoft's new Windows CE .Net operating system, the company announced on Tuesday. The prototype PDA was unveiled...

NEC, Hitachi mull DRAM dissolution

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NEC and Hitachi are mulling over the dissolution of their memory manufacturing joint venture and fleeing the DRAM business entirely, according to investors cited by Bloomsberg. NEC and Hitachi are fifth and...

Hitachi DVD drive leaps language barrier

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Hitachi announced on Monday that it has developed a drive that can read and write several formats for recordable and rewritable DVD discs, as well as for recordable and rewritable CDs. The...

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