Acquisition Supports Strategy to Expand into Higher Value Storage Platforms and Systems
IRVINE and MILPITAS, Calif. — Mar. 3, 2015 — Western Digital® Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC) announced today that HGST has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Amplidata, a privately-held developer of object storage software for public and private cloud data centers. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. HGST is a wholly owned subsidiary of Western Digital Corp.