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Hitachi Data Systems Honored as One of FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”

HDS Also Named to “40 Best Companies for Leaders” under CEO Jack Domme

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — January 23, 2012 —Hitachi Data Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501), today announced that it has been named one of FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2012. The company premiered on this year’s prestigious annual list at No. 86.

Nancy Long, senior vice president and chief human resources officer, Hitachi Data Systems, attributes this honor and company success to every HDS employee: “We’re honored and proud that FORTUNE included Hitachi Data Systems as a 2012 best company to work for, as it reflects the ongoing commitment to our employees who are the foundation of our business and the reason why we are a market leader. HDS strives to be the best place to work – and win – for our employees, and earning a ranking as a top company demonstrates that we are on the right path. We will do our best to continue to earn the confidence of our employees as well as that of the communities that make our success possible.”

HDS also received honors from Chief Executive Magazine as part of its annual “40 Best Companies for Leaders” list for 2012. The company ranked No. 16 under the leadership and innovation of CEO Jack Domme, moving up from the No. 36 position it achieved in the 2011 ranking.

These recognitions add to the growing list of recent accolades received by Hitachi Data Systems. The company was recognized as one of the 2011 World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute, and was named to the top 10 best places to work in the San Francisco Bay Area for the past three consecutive years, as well as a best place to work in France and Poland in 2011.