Jul 15, 2005

Seagate Hosts a Special Jazz Music Concert in Seoul

SEOUL, Korea - Seagate Technology (NYSE:STX), the world's leading maker of hard drives, announced today that it will host a special jazz concert for local customers and members of the media in appreciation for their ongoing support of Seagate's efforts to bring its award winning products to the highly valued Korean market.

The concert will take place at "Alice," the live jazz cafe located in the Hongik University, on July 15, 2005. The event will feature two sessions: one with fantastic live music from local jazz band Bossanova Project Band and the second with jazz music spun by KBS-1 FM DJ and jazz expert Hwang Deok-ho, who will also share his extensive knowledge and perspective on jazz past and present.

Seagate continues to deliver its best in class products and customer support programs to the Korean market, as evidenced by its recent introduction here of ten new breakthrough hard disc drives covering the full spectrum of data storage applications. Seagate and its Korean partners continually strive to ensure that the data storage needs of Korean IT consumers are addressed by Seagate's industry-leading products and services.

Seagate recently announced that it is making available retail products for the Korean market. These include USB 2.0 Pocket Hard Drive (1-inch / 2.5GB, 5GB), Portable External HDD (2.5-inch / 40, 60, 80, 100, 120GB), External HDD (3.5-inch / 80GB-500GB) and CompactFlash Photo Hard Drive (4GB, 8GB).

Seagate is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of hard disc drives, providing products for a wide-range of Enterprise, Desktop, Mobile Computing, and Consumer Electronics applications. Seagate's business model leverages technology leadership and world-class manufacturing to deliver industry-leading innovation and quality to its global customers, and to be the low cost producer in all markets in which it participates. The Company is committed to providing award-winning products, customer support and reliability to meet the world's growing demand for information storage. Seagate can be found around the globe and at www.seagate.com.

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