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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: WDC 4Q16 Highlights Broader Storage Position, But Faces Challenges

Published: 29 July 2016

ID: G00315002

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


WDC's 4Q16 results highlight the multiple issues facing it: diversification beyond the secularly declining HDD business, the near-term benefits of SSD trends, the benefits and challenges of consolidating SanDisk and Hitachi, and the challenge of ramping up 3D NAND in 2017.

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