Meet Seagate

At Seagate, our mission is to give people peace of mind by protecting their digital lives.
Since 1978, Seagate has been creating precision-engineered data storage technologies that deliver superior capacity, speed, safety, and performance. We help people harness and maximize the datasphere. We are a diverse workforce of 40,000 creative, hard-working, passionate people all over the world—Silicon Valley, the United Kingdom, Singapore, India, Thailand, China, and beyond.

Seagate History in the Making

  1. 1978-1990
  2. 1991-2004
  3. 2005-Present
  1. 1978-79Shugart Technology forms
  2. 1980The first 5.25” hard drive for PCs introduced
  3. 1981Company goes public as Seagate Technology, Inc.
  4. 1990Seagate intros first ever shock-sensing 2.5” drive
  1. 1991BarraCuda becomes the first 7200 RPM drive
  2. 1996The 10,000-RPM Cheetah drive is an industry first
  3. 2002Company goes public as Seagate Technology, LLC
  4. 2004The 2.5-inch enterprise drive Savvio is an industry first
  1. 2012First to achieve density of 1TB per square inch with HAMR
  2. 2013First shingled-magnetic recording (SMR) drives are shipped
  3. 2015The 8TB drive for surveillance is an industry first
  4. 2016The 2TB M.2 enterprise SSD is an industry first

Awards

Top 100 Corporate Social
Responsibility Leaders of 2018

Assent Compliance Award

Top 100 Global
Innovators of 2017

Clarivate Analytics Award

2017 Top 50
Employers Award Recipient

Woman Engineer Award

Inducted into the
Storage Hall of Fame

2017 Storage Award

Best Comprehensive Performance SAS HDD Best Hard Disk Drive

Open Data Center Summit Awards

Best Innovative Product
Award for 10TB Skyhawk

Security China 2016 Award