Posts Tagged ‘Apple’
If you want to understand the real state of BYOD, the money is in the apps and how folks are doing actual work with them.
It’s time for the channel to dispense with the handwringing over competing form factors and start celebrating the commonality of tablets in the PC world. They’re just computing devices, after all, and folks are buying a lot of them. That’s a good thing.
Lenovo is having a busy week – new product launches, two major acquisitions and a massive reorganization. And this is likely just the beginning, as the company demonstrates its drive and ambition to become a major contender in the global IT channel and market.
After three years of heady growth, the worldwide tablet market is coming back to earth with a thud. Might that be good news for the channel?
According to a new report, the top PC manufacturers will likely reduce desktop and notebook shipments by as much as 9.5 percent in 2014 as consumer demand wanes for conventional hardware.
Microsoft’s point-of-sale efforts could make Surface a legitimate part of retail business services and elevate the fondleslab from partner pariah to channel chum.
A new Forrester study places Microsoft as the top U.S. brand, beating Apple in buyer affinity and perception. Making the difference: Microsoft is an imperative verses a nice-to-have.
While much has been said about the death of the PC, commercial sales of desktops, notebooks and tablets through the U.S. channel surged 25 percent in 2013, with the biggest gainer being Google’s Chromebook. Guess who the biggest loser is? Not Microsoft.
Big Blue accused of working with NSA and not disclosing to shareholders the resulting risk to its Chinese business.
Hewlett-Packard is increasingly distancing itself from longtime allies Microsoft and Intel, saying their technologies and associated business models are antiquated compared to the disruptions of emerging vendors. Is this a sign that the Wintel paradigm is about to break?