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Hitachi Data Systems (HDS)

Contributor(s): Matthew Haughn

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is a data storage systems provider. HDS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd. and a component of the company’s Information Systems & Telecommunications Division. Hitachi Data Systems is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

HDS mainly offers storage solutions for mid-sized organizations but also offers other hardware, software, data analytics and consultation services for many areas of IT and businesses.

HDS offerings, designed to provide end-to-end coverage of big data and its applications, include converged infrastructure and cloud infrastructure, data storage, data protection, servers, software for machine learning, social collaboration, cloud and storage management and IT knowledge and analytics. The company also offers consulting services.

With over 6300 customers in more than 100 countries, Hitachi is used by more than half of Fortune 100 companies. Hitachi had its origins in 1969 in Itel, an equipment leasing company that dealt mostly in IBM mainframes.

This was last updated in October 2016

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