This IDC study analyzes the worldwide hard disk drive forecast market.
"Navigating a market characterized by growing storage capacity requirements while storage device unit shipments and revenue are declining is fraught with challenges. Yet HDD suppliers have done a remarkable job of adjusting to significant HDD market shifts over the past two years. HDD suppliers will need to make prudent investments in HDD technology and product features that address customer requirements while extracting the value from making these investments." — John Rydning, research vice president, Worldwide Hard Disk Drives