Western Digital Plans to Split Business in Two Chris Evans 31 October 2023Cloud Storage, Data Practice: Data Storage, Enterprise, Individual Subscribers, Opinion, Storage, Storage Media, Western Digital Following the failure of a potential merger with KIOXIA, Western Digital has announced plans to split into two businesses, divided by media type (HDD and flash). What does this move mean for customers, shareholders, and the wider industry? This blog post can only be viewed by members with an Individual, Enterprise or Vendor subscription. It is not available for free subscriptions. Buy a subscription for access, or log in if you have an existing subscription. Note: if you have just logged into your account, you may need to refresh this page for access, in the event your browser is caching the page.