Iomega Corporation

Iomega Corporation

(company, storage)
A storage device manufacturer whose major products are the Zip and Jaz removable disk drives and Ditto tape drives. They became popular with an early product called the Bernoulli Box.

These products fall in line with their focus set in 1994 "to help people manage their stuff". The company's stated aim is to create portable, fast, large and cheap storage solutions. Iomega's major competitor in the growing market for removable disks is SyQuest, who seem to always be a few weeks behind them.

In general, Iomega target the Small Office/Home Office. They are also investigating the growing digital photography market which also needs large removable storage devices.

Iomega's president and CEO is Kim Edwards. They have nearly 2000 employees in offices world-wide. Revenue for the quarter ending Dec 1996 was $371 million and net income was $20 million.

Headquarters: Roy, Utah, USA.

http://iomega.com/index.html.
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SAN DIEGO, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iomega Corporation , a global leader in data storage and protection, today announced plans to release its second quarter 2007 financial results after the close of markets on Thursday, August 2, 2007.
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SAN DIEGO, April 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iomega Corporation , a global leader in data storage and protection, today announced plans to release its first quarter 2007 financial results after the close of markets on Thursday, April 26, 2007.
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the provider of business infrastructure for the distribution of digital assets, and Iomega Corporation (NYSE: IOM), a global leader in reliable portable data storage, today announced a strategic relationship that will advance the distribution of secure digital content by enabling downloaded content to be secured to Iomega disks.
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