Posts tagged “PC industry”

Updated 7:16 a.m. Friday

Premium Lock More to fear: 'Email compromise' attack a bigger threat than ransomware, Cisco says (+ video, tips to fight attacks)

Ransomware is a major story these days but there actually is a bigger threat confronting businesses and enterprises: Business email compromise attacks. So says tech giant Cisco in a new cybersecurity report. Plus, a new threat is emerging - "destruction of service" attacks which are linked to the growing Internet of Things universe.

Updated 8:04 a.m. Thursday

Premium Lock Lenovo CEO sets new target, hints he might quit if he fails

Yang Yuanqing  After diversifying Lenovo away from what he has called the "bread and butter" of PCs into servers, smartphones and all things Internet, Chair and CEO Yang Yuanqing is now making a play for ecommerce and AI success. And he tells Bloomberg he might quit if he fails.

6:50 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock Inside IBM Z: Data encryption on the fly for digital business

A team of analysts from Technology Business Research take a detailed look at IBM's new z14 mainframe, which was announced Monday, generating headlines worldwide. What's beyond the hype?

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5:20 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 57 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part three.

5:00 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 57 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

Updated July 13

Premium Lock US sales plunge - Lenovo loses grip on global No. 1 PC ranking

The other shoe has dropped in the world of PC sales rankings. Lenovo is no longer the world's top PC seller, according to the two most widely reported statistics compiled by global research firms. The new No. 1 is HPE as Lenovo falls behind due in part to a plunge in one of its strongest growth markets: The United States. Perhaps worse news is the fact Lenovo's sales fell while its top two rivals made gains.

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July 11

Premium Lock Inside the data center evolution - what's going on?

What are the latest trends, challenges and obstacles in the ever-evolving data infrastructure market? Technology Business Research Analyst Stephanie Long takes a look.

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July 10

Premium Lock Report: Three top drivers for cloud adoption are ...

In the cloud A new report identifies what the three primary drivers are for companies deciding to embrace cloud computing. And many firms adopt more than one type of cloud.

July 10

Cyber threats: You are the key to keeping your computer safe

Network security   Yet another major cyber extortion campaign recently wrecked computer networks all over the world -- and we need to start thinking about cyber safety more comprehensively and include users in solving the problem. This effort must begin with an assessment of user risk, not just technical risk -- because all signs indicate that there is still worse to come.

July 10

WTW's week in review: 40 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part three.

July 10

WTW's week in review: 40 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

Updated July 3

Premium Lock Report: Cloud hardware sales surge; Cisco's share climbs

In the cloud Sales in infrastructure hardware to support private and public cloud services are surging this year with Cisco cutting into the lead of Dell and HPE. In fact, cloud-related spending is going up while traditional non-cloud hardware spending is going down. What's happening? IDC explains.

July 3

WTW's week in review: 59 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

July 3

WTW's week in review: 59 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

June 29

Duke engineers' VR app wins IGNITE NC Reverse Pitch competition

A team of Duke University engineers is working to make shared virtual reality experiences more useful to collaborators working on joint projects. Their vision is vivid enough to have won the 2017 IGNITE NC Reverse Pitch Competition this month, earning them $19,000 cash and $120,000 in IBM Cloud Credits to develop their product.

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June 29

Premium Lock Inside Dell Technologies: Declining revenue show hurdles to be cleared

Dell EMC Dell Technologies achieved $17.8B in revenue in the first quarter, but an operating loss indicates it still has some hurdles to overcome, says Technology Business Research Analyst Stephanie Long.

June 29

Artificial intelligence could be winning weapon against ransomware

Cyber Security It's clear that the world needs better defenses against cyberattacks, and fortunately those are starting to emerge, if slowly and in patchwork fashion. When they arrive, we may have artificial intelligence to thank.

June 28

Global cyberattack: Here's what you need to know

Malware Researchers are still investigating the software behind the attack, warning that it's more sophisticated than the WannaCry worm that struck hundreds of thousands of computers across the globe last month. Here are key facts you need to know.

June 27

Premium Lock Tower of power: Lenovo unveils VR developer-ready desktop PC

Lenovo, which is vying for the world's No. 1 PC seller title with HP, is making a move into virtual reality programming capable PCs with a new machine.

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June 26

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

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