Western Digital
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Computers: 8
(Previous rank: 4*)
Overall score: 5.67

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Western Digital stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 7
People management 8
Use of corporate assets 8
Social responsibility 8
Quality of management 7
Financial soundness 7
Long-term investment 8
Quality of products/services 8
Global competitiveness 9
Industry: Computers
Most Admired
1 Apple 7.95
2 Hewlett-Packard 7.74
3 EMC 6.86
4 Xerox 6.51
5 Dell 6.14
6 Canon 6.12
7 Seagate Technology 5.89
8 Western Digital 5.67
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Acer 5.60
10 Ricoh 5.22
11 Lenovo Group 5.21
12 Quanta Computer 5.16
13 Fujitsu 5.06
14 Asustek Computer 5.00
15 NEC 4.93
From the March 22, 2010 issue
*Rank in computer peripherals last year.
Headquarters
20511 Lake Forest Dr.
Lake Forest, CA 92630
949-672-7000
www.wdc.com
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