Artifact Details

Title

World Storage Technology

Catalog Number

102737059

Type

Text

Date

1976-1983

Author

Porter, James N.

Publisher

Siemens Corporation, OEM division; Perkin-Elmer Wangco Division; Wangco Incorporated; Orbis Systems, Inc.; General Systems International

Description

This file contains DISK/TREND worksheets, general information, products-flexible, inactive.

In 1983, Siemens sold its floppy disk drive business, which became World Storage Technology. Later, WST became part of Wong's Industrial. Wangco (first an independent company, later part of Perkin-Elmer) and Orbis separately and together manufactured floppy drives. It is unclear how they were related to WST.

Category

Notebooks; Article; Promotional Material; Press release; Specifications

Collection Title

James N. Porter papers

Series Title

Disk drive manufacturer profiles

Credit

Gift of James N. Porter

Lot Number

X6504.2012