Western Digital

American computer storage corporation

Western Digital is an American technology company. It is based in the U.S. state of California. The company make hard drives. Hard drives are used by computers to store data.

Western Digital Corporation
TypePublic (NYSE: WDC)
IndustryComputer hardware
FoundedApril 23, 1970
Key people
John F. Coyne (CEO)
Joseph R. Carrillo (Vice President/Controller/CAO)
Hossein Moghadam (CTO, SVP)
Thomas E. Pardun (Chairman)
Timothy M. Leyden (EVP, CFO)
ProductsHard disk drives
RevenueIncrease $4.34 billion USD (2006)
Increase $395 million USD (2006)
Number of employees
Increase 65,200 (2021)[1]
SubsidiariesION Media Networks


  1. "Fiscal year 2021 Sustainability report" (PDF). Retrieved 2022-01-06.