WD® Establishes Presence in Davao
Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC), the world’s leader in digital storage solutions has initiated a series of consumer education activities among technology users in the city of Davao. WD has participated in the Davao Cyber Expo held on July 29 – 31, 2011 as well as organized the Davao Enduser Forum on August 5 with the objective to educate endusers on making better informed choices when selecting their digital storage solutions.
WD believes that purchasing a hard drive in today’s world is more than just knowing the RPM and capacity. The evolution of computing has made the identification of needs and lifestyle an important factor in shaping purchasing decision. WD has introduced the WD Caviar® Blue™, WD Caviar® Green™ and WD Caviar® Black™ internal hard drives, designed to help endusers easily make the right choice when they shop for a hard drive. WD Caviar Blue hard drive represents desktop performance and reliability and is ideal for everyday user or business computing. WD Caviar Green offers significant power saving and is ideal for environmentally friendly PCs and external storage applications requiring lower power consumption and cool, quiet operation. WD Caviar Black, on the other hand, represents maximum desktop performance, is ideal for power computing applications such as multimedia, video and photo editing, as well as extreme gaming computers.
“Davao is an important market because of its exponential economic growth over the last 10 years,” said Charlotte Koa, WD Philippines Sales Manager. “The demand for storage has proliferated as the internet became accessible to most Davaoenos. WD is here to support this need by offering different storage choices as well as storage capacities of up to a massive 3 TB. WD has grown into a world leader for its unwavering quest for technological excellence and quality and continues to inspire the world as pioneer for reliable storage solutions that outperform others.”
WD, one of the storage industry’s pioneers and long-time leaders, provides products and services for people and organizations that collect, manage and use digital information. The company designs and produces reliable, high-performance hard drives and solid state drives that keep users’ data accessible and secure from loss. Its advanced technologies are configured into applications for client and enterprise computing, embedded systems and consumer electronics, as well as its own consumer storage and home entertainment products.
WD was founded in 1970. The company’s storage products are marketed to leading OEMs, systems manufacturers, selected resellers and retailers under the Western Digital® and WD brand names. Visit the Investor section of the company’s website (www.westerndigital.com) to access a variety of financial and investor information.