Talking storage: An interview with Richard Rutledge, SVP – Marketing, Western Digital | Digit

The hard drive industry went through a crisis as a result of the Thailand floods that happened last year. Now, slowly but surely, the prices are normalizing. While this was one of the main topics of discussion at the WD Annual Summit, held in Vienna, Austria, WD also touched upon various other topics. We had an opportunity to have a healthy talk with Richard Rutledge, SVP, Marketing, Western Digital and we discussed everything from hard drives, to WD’s SSD plans to Thunderbolt hype and more. Read on… Q: Due to…

Eight Windows 8 Pro tablets and hybrids in the Indian market | Digit

Windows 8, Windows 8 everywhere, but not a tablet in sight? While we openly admit that is a poor rendition of the mariner saying, you probably still get the picture. Microsoft has been pushing on all fronts to ensure the adoption of its latest operating system, and while advertising and awareness is one half of the equation, the other is hardware. While Windows 8 will run on all desktops that meet its rather modest minimum requirements, Microsoft is taking your OS beyond the PC, and putting it into tablet-like form…