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Invest Implications: 'Forecast Analysis: Hard-Disk Drives, Worldwide, 3Q13 Update'

Published: 23 October 2013

ID: G00259073

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


In its 3Q13 update, Gartner lowered its unit forecast for HDDs but raised its revenue outlook reflecting vendor discipline around pricing and capacity, as well as a mix shift in desktop drives to business-critical HDDs. This latter shift could lead to supply constraints, starting in 2015.

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