Alan Shugart


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Alan Shugart
Birthday
BirthplaceLos Angeles
Died
NationalityUnited States
Occupation
engineer and entrepreneur
Known for pioneer of the disk drive. founder of Shugart Associates and Seagate Technology

Alan Shugart

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25" disk released in 1976 by Wang Laboratories, developed by Alan Shugart, and a 3.
If there is an industry icon in the hard disk space, it is Alan Shugart.
Seagate had only just clawed its way back to profitability in the third quarter after a dreadful 18 months that culminated in the loss of its co-founder and CEO Alan Shugart.
Alan Shugart, who has faced several suits as the CEO of Seagate Technologies, a Silicon Valley disk drive manufacturer, calls the suit-and-settlement gambit "legalized extortion.
Alan Shugart is the founder of Al Shugart International (Soquel, CA), a startup resource company focused on helping entrepreneurs launch new enterprises and on growing small companies into big companies.
After a dreadful 18 months which culminated in the loss of its co-founder and CEO Alan Shugart, Seagate Technology Inc saw the first signs of recovery in its second quarter figures, announced yesterday.
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Other distinguished 2005 Hall of Fellows inductees include Paul Baran, researcher and entrepreneur, for his fundamental contributions to the architecture of the Internet; Alan Shugart, engineer, manager and entrepreneur, for his lifelong contributions to the creation of the modern disk drive industry; and Ivan Sutherland, researcher, professor and entrepreneur, for the Sketchpad computer-aided design system and his lifelong contributions to computer graphics and education.
Inktomi's Board of Directors includes John Porter, a co-founder and director of WorldCom, Fred Harman, partner, Oak Investments, and Alan Shugart, founder, Seagate Technology.
Past inductees include Bill Gates, Microsoft; Andrew Grove, Intel; William Hewlett, Hewlett-Packard; Steve Jobs, Apple Computer; and Alan Shugart, Seagate Technology.
Past inductees include Bill Gates, Andrew Grove, William Hewlett, Steve Jobs, Ray Noorda and Alan Shugart.