Our ground-breaking advancement in MAMR technology will enable Western Digital to address the future of high capacity storage by redefining the density potential of HDDs and introduce a new class of highly reliable, ultra-high capacity drives.
MAMR is one of two energy-assisted technologies that Western Digital has been developing for years.
Western Digitals innovative MAMR technology is expected to offer over 4 terabits-per-square-inch over time.
Western Digitals demonstration of MAMR technology is a significant breakthrough for the hard disk drive industry, said John Rydning, research vice president, Hard Disk Drives, IDC.
Western Digitals MAMR technology is the latest innovation to significantly improve areal densities.