Western data and Seagate are the two largest hard disk enterprises in the world. The sales share of mechanical hard disk is about 80%. SSD is also widely involved. Moreover, the company also owns SanDisk Shandi, a large flash memory factory. After the ban came into effect, how did the two companies implement and respond to Huawei's supply? At the Deutsche Bank 2020 online technology summit, executives from both companies responded.
The attitude of western mathematics is very clear. At present, it is carrying out a comprehensive analysis and review on the product technology, so as to ensure full compliance with the specification. in the meantime,
But Bob eulau, CEO of the west, also revealed, has submitted an application to continue to supply goods to China。 However, he admitted that he did not know how to implement the approval process. In other words, he did not get permission.
The way Seagate looks at it is slightly different.
Gianluca Romano, chief financial officer, said they were still in the final assessment,But there are no special restrictions on retaining Huawei and other Chinese customers. When asked whether it will continue to supply Huawei after the 15th day, a Seagate spokesman responded that they would strictly abide by the rules。