Western Digital to Participate at Citi Technology Conference

Irvine, CA - September 1, 2016

Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that Michael Cordano, president and chief operating officer and Mark Long, executive vice president, chief financial and strategy officer will participate at the 2016 Citi Global Technology Conference. The fireside chat session at the conference will be available on live webcast starting at 7:15 a.m. Pacific / 10:15 a.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, on the company's Investor Relations home page at investor.wdc.com. A webcast replay of the event will also be made available later that day.

About Western Digital

Western Digital is an industry-leading provider of storage technologies and solutions that enable people to create, leverage, experience and preserve data. The company addresses ever-changing market needs by providing a full portfolio of compelling, high-quality storage solutions with customer-focused innovation, high efficiency, flexibility and speed. Our products are marketed under the HGST, SanDisk and WD brands to OEMs, distributors, resellers, cloud infrastructure providers and consumers. Financial and investor information is available on the company's Investor Relations website at investor.wdc.com.

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