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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: STX 4Q16 Upside Highlights the Impact of Cloud and SSDs

Published: 12 July 2016

ID: G00314134

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


Despite revenue upside for STX in its 4Q16, HDD industry units and revenue continue to decline, owing to SSD incursion, while HDD industry mix shifts to enterprise. Industry dynamics, with STX/WDC representing 80% to 90% of demand, continue to support stable pricing trends.

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