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Pure Storage vs Western Digital

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Pure Storage
Based on 190 reviews.
Western Digital
Based on 5 reviews.
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Overview
Pure Storage is a Mountain View, California-based enterprise storage company founded in 2009. In October 2009 Pure Storage raised a $5 million Series A round led by Sutter Hill Ventures. In August 2010 Pure Storage raised a $20 million, led by Greylock Partners with participation by existing investor Sutter Hill Ventures. In August 2011. Pure Storage announced an unspecified investment from the venture-capital arm of Samsung Electronics, the largest flash-memory maker. Samsung and Redpoint Ventures contributed to a $30 million Series C funding round.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
Pure Storage FlashArray
Nielsen, Lamar Advertising, LinkedIn, Betfair, UT-Dallas
Pure Storage FlashBlade
ServiceNow, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Dominos, Man AHL
Pure FlashArray X NVMe
Fremont Bank, Judson ISD, The Nielsen Company
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
26%
Comms Service Provider
19%
Manufacturing Company
7%
Financial Services Firm
6%
Comms Service Provider
31%
Computer Software Company
21%
Manufacturing Company
8%
Government
4%
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