Fabrik provides both online storage and hardware products. The company was founded in 2005 as a purely online storage service allowing users to upload and share digital media. In February 2007, Fabrik acquired SimpleTech's consumer business unit, including flash memory cards, USB flash drives, and memory upgrades, for approximately $43 million. In January 2007, Fabrik acquired G-Technology, which sells high performance external drives, for an undisclosed amount.
Funding Rounds (4) - $51.3MUpdate
Fabrik allows users to store, manage, share and embed their digital media.
G-Technology external storage was added to CrunchBase in 2008
Joggle.com was added to CrunchBase in 2008
SimpleTech external storage was added to CrunchBase in 2008
|Aug 3, 2009||TechCrunch - Fabrik Acquires G-Technology, Expect 2008 Revenues of $200+ million|
|Jul 13, 2009||Engadget - Hitachi intros two new portable HDDs, SimpleNET NAS adapter|
|Feb 24, 2009||Engadget - Hitachi acquires Fabrik, looks to expand market presence|
|Feb 24, 2009||appleuniversepodcast.com - Hitachi GST acquired fabrik|
|Feb 23, 2009||hgst.com - Hitachi GST Strategically Expands into External Storage; to Acquire Fabrik, Inc.|
|Sep 30, 2008||TechCrunch - Startups Best Positioned To Weather A Downturn|
|Jul 28, 2008||TechCrunch - Review: SimpleTech [re]Drive|
|Jan 28, 2008||ZD Net - BitGravity LiveBroadcast to stream DEMO 08|
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