LAS VEGAS, CA – November 20, 2017 — / — Western Digital® Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) will be showcasing how enterprises can unlock greater value from data by leveraging the scalability, flexibility and economic value of hybrid cloud for their workflows. Hear how Western Digital’s HGST-branded ActiveScale™ P100 and X100 object storage systems are specifically designed for petabyte-scale datasets, how they facilitate storing data forever, and leverage the company’s unique component-to-system vertical innovation to disrupt the economics of data.

With Amazon® S3™ compatibility, the ActiveScale System enables enterprises to easily leverage the public cloud in a hybrid configuration for cloud-native applications—an approach proven to be economical and easy to manage at scale – without sacrificing the security, robust functionality and integration available with on-premises storage.

When: November 27 – December 1, 2017

Where: AWS re:INVENT 2017, Las Vegas, Venetian Expo Hall, HGST Booth #127

How Western Digital, an innovator in storage, together with AWS, are disrupting the economics of data for analytical and backup workloads in Big Data and Fast Data applications.

How to increase storage efficiency and enjoy savings of up to 70 percent over traditional backup methods when leveraging on-premises object storage and Amazon S3.

How to augment existing local storage capabilities with the ability to burst analytical workloads to the cloud for processing, while retaining a copy of the data on site.

How ActiveScale Systems, and its certified independent software vendors, such as StorReduce, Primary Data, and Elastifile, to name a few, help create hybrid cloud workflows that increase storage efficiency while decreasing total cost of ownership (TCO).

Speaking Sessions:
Mon., November 27 from 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM PT, Hiroshi Kobayashi, senior solution architect at Western Digital, will be participating in a breakout session (AMF304) titled “Optimizing Design and Engineering Performance in the Cloud for Manufacturing”.

Wed., November 29 at 4:35 PM PT, Stefaan Vervaet, senior director of Cloud Strategies at Western Digital, will be hosting a demo session (DEM67) titled “Your data can live forever: How the storage pioneer and Amazon change the economics of data for backup and analytics.”

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About Western Digital
Western Digital creates environments for data to thrive. The company is driving the innovation needed to help customers capture, preserve, access and transform an ever-increasing diversity of data. Everywhere data lives, from advanced data centers to mobile sensors to personal devices, our industry-leading solutions deliver the possibilities of data. Western Digital® data-centric solutions are marketed under the G-Technology®, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™ and WD® brands.

Forward Looking Statements
This news release contains certain forward-looking statements, including statements relating to the performance capabilities of our ActiveScale Systems. These forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements, including but not limited to, the risks detailed in our Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) filings, including our most recent Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on Nov. 7, 2017, to which your attention is directed. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements and Western Digital undertakes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.

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