Western Digital (WDC +0.6%) follows up on the sTec purchase by acquiring VeloBit, a developer of...

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Western Digital (WDC +0.6%) follows up on the sTec purchase by acquiring VeloBit, a developer of server-based SSD caching software that improves I/O performance for databases and enterprise applications. VeloBit's software, which has received good reviews, will be integrated with WDC's SSDs, presumably including sTec's. Deal terms are undisclosed.