Though Western Digital (WDC) had to make some compromises to get regulatory approval for its...

|About: Western Digital Corporation (WDC)|By:, SA News Editor

Though Western Digital (WDC) had to make some compromises to get regulatory approval for its acquisition of Hitachi's hard drive business, Sunil Shah sees the event as a huge positive. The industry's average selling prices and margins have soared thanks to Thailand-related shortages, and recent consolidation could keep them at an elevated level for some time.