Error
  • JUser::_load: Unable to load user with id: 67

Featured Articles

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

Intel's 5th Core processor family, codenamed Broadwell, will launch in three lines for the mobile segment. We are talking about upcoming…

More...
Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Google's Chromebook OS should be updating automatically every six weeks, but Intel doesn't come close with its hardware refresh schedule.

More...
New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

Rumours involving upcoming Nexus devices are nothing uncommon, but this year there is a fair bit of confusion, especially on the…

More...
Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

As expected and reported earlier, Nvidia has now officially announced its newest Shield device, the new 8-inch Shield Tablet. While the…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Saturday, 12 January 2008 12:54

Hitachi, Fujitsu, Toshiba to form joint company

Written by

Image

Rumored hard drive power house


According
to CNET, Hitachi might be talking to Fujitsu and Toshiba about combining their hard drive divisions to form a new company. Each of them would own a third of the newly formed company, but keep in mind that this story is still unconfirmed.

Recently, Hitachi has been in talks with Silver Lake, an equity firm that took Seagate private and put it back on its feet. It seems that Hitachi and Silver Lake weren't able to reach an agreement and the proposed three-way deal might be the next best thing for Hitachi.

Even if the deal with Fujitsu and Toshiba fails to materialize, this rumor might eventually help Hitachi in any future talks with Silver Lake.

More here.

Last modified on Sunday, 13 January 2008 08:24

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments