IBM vs Western Digital

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IBM
Based on 1744 reviews.
Western Digital
Based on 5 reviews.
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Overview
International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.Western Digital Corporation is one of the largest computer hard disk drive manufacturers in the world. Western Digital Corporation has a long history in the electronics industry as an integrated circuit maker and a storage products company. Western Digital was founded on April 23, 1970 by Alvin B. Phillips, a Motorola employee, as General Digital, initially a manufacturer of MOS test equipment. It rapidly became a speciality semiconductor maker, with start-up capital provided by several individual investors and industrial giant Emerson Electric Company. Around July 1971, it adopted its current name and soon introduced its first product, the WD1402A UART.
Sample Customers
IBM SSD: Benefit, Employment and Support Services Division, State of Hawaii, INTERSPORT
IBM FlashSystem: Celero, Friedhelm Loh Group, Clarks, Mingkang Natregro Health Food Group, Sofia, Etisalat Fights Fraud, UF Health Shands Hospital, Generali, Elecon Engineering Company Limited, Ventiv , Technology, CPFL Energia, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., SciQuest, Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, Paddy Power, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, Interconnect Services, Severstal IP-Only AB, PVU Group GmbH
IBM Cloud Object Storage: Bitly, Dreamstime, Prime Research
IBM Spectrum Control: Nuance
IBM Spectrum Discover: CEMEX
IBM Storage Insights: Tectrade, Coventry Building Society
SanDisk SSD: CloudByte, ScaleMatrix
Western Digital SSD: Big Success
HGST SSD: LinkedIn, Flipkart, Oracle, Fluidata, Gridstore
SanDisk InfiniFlash System: Nexenta
HGST Device Manager: Oracle
HGST Flash Software Suite: Flipkart, Gridstore
HGST ActiveScale: EPFL, Illumination Mac Guff
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Top Industries
Computer Software Company
30%
Comms Service Provider
17%
Financial Services Firm
11%
Insurance Company
5%
Comms Service Provider
36%
Computer Software Company
19%
Manufacturing Company
10%
Media Company
4%
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