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Investments

7

Portfolio Exits

4

Partners & Customers

10

Service Providers

1

About Western Digital

Western Digital is an American computer hard disk drive manufacturer and data storage company. The company designs, manufactures and sells data technology products, including storage devices, data center systems and cloud storage services.

Western Digital Headquarter Location

5601 Great Oaks Parkway

San Jose, California, 95119,

United States

408-717-6000

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Apple Accessories Market: Latest Innovations, Drivers and Industry Key Events Over 2031

Jan 17, 2022

Apple Accessories Market: Latest Innovations, Drivers and Industry Key Events Over 2031 The global  Apple accessories market  is expected to grow at 4.8% CAGR over the forecast period, 2016-2020. Demand is expected to remain strong in China, where rapid adoption of smartphones, combined with an increasing preference towards the ‘Apple’ brand is pushing sales. The market in China is expected to grow at 8.5% CAGR through the forecast period. Globally, the demand for Apple accessories is expected to be positively influenced by the growing BYOD trend. Weak distribution channels in emerging markets have remained a longstanding challenge for manufacturers. However, popularity of e-commerce and focus on creating alternative distribution channels have positively impacted Apple accessories sales in emerging markets. The steady growth in these markets is expected to offset weak demand in developed markets of the U.S. and Europe. Apple accessories sales in Asia will be driven by rising popularity of e-commerce websites and apps. As is the case in Asia, steady e-commerce sales are driving Apple accessories sales in Brazil and Russia. These factors will contribute to the overall growth of the global market. To Get Sample Copy of Report visit @  https://www.futuremarketinsights.com/reports/sample/rep-gb-3374 Future Market Insights identifies that undefined standards in terms of components and technology have led to price and product differentiation. Moreover, widespread availability of counterfeit and pirated products offered at a fraction of the original price in various developing countries can significantly inhibit demand for Apple accessories. The Future Market Insights report reveals that iPhone screen guards will continue to be the most-sought after accessory among consumers. iPad cases and iPad screen guards are expected to remain the other lucrative product types. Collectively, these three product segments accounted for over 50% revenue share of the global market in 2016, and the status quo will remain unchanged throughout the forecast period. Among these product types, iPad cases segment will only witness an increase in its revenue share by 2020. Apple Accessories Market: Segmentation Japan North America will continue to be the most lucrative market, with the US leading total sales. The North America Apple accessories market was valued at US$ 1.93 Bn in 2016, with the US accounting for US$ 1.38 Bn in revenues. Future Market Insights projects the North America market revenues to increase at a CAGR of 4% CAGR through 2020. The report further reveals that the Apple accessories market in Europe is predicted to register a CAGR of 4.0% in the span of next four years. However, the Apple accessories market in South East Asia is expected to witness relatively sluggish growth by the end of 2020. Ask More About This Report@  https://www.futuremarketinsights.com/ask-question/rep-gb-3374 3M, Bose Corporation, Western Digital Corporation (SanDisk), Logitech, Otter Products, LLC., Decoded, Adobe, Bang & Olufsen, Incase and ACCO (Kensington Computer Products Group) are the key manufacturers operating in the Apple accessories market globally. Editor Details

Western Digital Investments

7 Investments

Western Digital has made 7 investments. Their latest investment was in Deep Vision as part of their Series B on September 9, 2021.

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Western Digital Investments Activity

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

9/14/2021

Series B

Deep Vision

$35M

Yes

8

4/2/2018

Series C

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$99M

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10

11/1/2017

Series A

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$99M

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10

1/3/2017

Series E

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$99M

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10

5/27/2015

Series D

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$99M

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10

Date

9/14/2021

4/2/2018

11/1/2017

1/3/2017

5/27/2015

Round

Series B

Series C

Series A

Series E

Series D

Company

Deep Vision

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Amount

$35M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

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10

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Western Digital Portfolio Exits

4 Portfolio Exits

Western Digital has 4 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Panzura on May 08, 2020.

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Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

5/8/2020

Acq - Fin

1

2/3/2020

Divestiture

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10

9/19/2019

Divestiture

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7/30/1996

Merger

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Date

5/8/2020

2/3/2020

9/19/2019

7/30/1996

Exit

Acq - Fin

Divestiture

Divestiture

Merger

Companies

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10

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Western Digital Acquisitions

15 Acquisitions

Western Digital acquired 15 companies. Their latest acquisition was Kazan Networks on September 10, 2019.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

9/10/2019

Series A

$99M

$4.5M

Acquired

4

8/29/2017

Series E+

$99M

$175.01M

Acquired

13

8/28/2017

Growth Equity

$99M

$77M

Acquired

8

5/13/2016

Other Venture Capital

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$99M

$99M

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10

1/1/2015

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$99M

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10

Date

9/10/2019

8/29/2017

8/28/2017

5/13/2016

1/1/2015

Investment Stage

Series A

Series E+

Growth Equity

Other Venture Capital

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$4.5M

$175.01M

$77M

$99M

Note

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

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Western Digital Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Western Digital has 10 strategic partners and customers. Western Digital recently partnered with Kioxia on February 2, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

2/18/2021

Partner

Kioxia

Japan

Kioxia Corporation to Expand 3D Flash Memory Production Capacity by Building New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi Plant

Consistent with Kioxia Corporation 's successful 20-year partnership with Western Digital , the two companies regularly collaborate on facility operation .

12

1/27/2021

Partner

Liqid

United States

Evolve Your Datacenter to Feed the Beast with Liqid and Western Digital.

And Liqid and Western Digital have partnered to deliver ComposableDisaggregated Infrastructure solutions ready to take on today 's most challenging workloads , like AI/ML .

1

11/12/2020

Partner

Microsoft, and Illumina

United States

Western Digital : Twist Bioscience, Illumina and Western Digital Form Alliance with Microsoft to Advance Data Storage in DNA

and Western Digital today announced the formation of an alliance with Microsoft Research to advance the field of DNA data storage .

3

11/12/2020

Partner

Illumina, Microsoft, and Twist Bioscience

United States

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10/29/2020

Partner

Dropbox

United States

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Date

2/18/2021

1/27/2021

11/12/2020

11/12/2020

10/29/2020

Type

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Kioxia

Liqid

Microsoft, and Illumina

Illumina, Microsoft, and Twist Bioscience

Dropbox

Country

Japan

United States

United States

United States

United States

News Snippet

Kioxia Corporation to Expand 3D Flash Memory Production Capacity by Building New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi Plant

Consistent with Kioxia Corporation 's successful 20-year partnership with Western Digital , the two companies regularly collaborate on facility operation .

Evolve Your Datacenter to Feed the Beast with Liqid and Western Digital.

And Liqid and Western Digital have partnered to deliver ComposableDisaggregated Infrastructure solutions ready to take on today 's most challenging workloads , like AI/ML .

Western Digital : Twist Bioscience, Illumina and Western Digital Form Alliance with Microsoft to Advance Data Storage in DNA

and Western Digital today announced the formation of an alliance with Microsoft Research to advance the field of DNA data storage .

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Western Digital Service Providers

1 Service Provider

Western Digital has 1 service provider relationship

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Service Type

Counsel

General Counsel

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Counsel

Service Type

General Counsel

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Western Digital Team

21 Team Members

Western Digital has 21 team members, including current Chief Financial Officer, Bob Eulau.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Bob Eulau

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Don Bennett

Senior Vice President

Current

Thao Nguyen

Senior Vice President

Current

Zvonimir Bandic

Senior Director

Current

Marc-Antoine Benglia

Senior Director

Current

Name

Bob Eulau

Don Bennett

Thao Nguyen

Zvonimir Bandic

Marc-Antoine Benglia

Work History

Title

Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President

Senior Vice President

Senior Director

Senior Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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