Posts tagged “PC industry”

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Premium Lock Analyzing federal IT spending implications under a Trump administration

Information Technology         President-elect Donald Trump's calls on the campaign trail to increase the size of the U.S. Army and Marine Corps instilled confidence that his policies would benefit defense contractors, although those most likely to benefit appear to be the large aerospace and defense vendors with significant platform businesses, such as Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman. There has been less certainty around how his policies would impact federal IT vendors, as technology was not among his top priorities during the campaign.

9:51 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock Mobile, PC turmoil: Disruption hits 'nearly every product segment'

Analysis: Disruption is evident in nearly every PC and mobile device product segment and price band as vendors prioritize profit per sale over restoring revenue growth or chasing market share. The race to claim greater profits is changing these traditionally static markets. A greater focus on premium devices -- especially thin-and-light notebook PCs, gaming PCs and high-end smartphones -- is resetting the dynamics within the market, says Technology Business Research.

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Updated 6:41 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Q&A: How growing big data is making big changes in business

International research firm Ovum estimates that the big data market will grow from $1.7 billion in 2016 to $9.4 billion by 2020, and Duke University Professor Jeremy Petranka explains how and why big data is becoming so important.

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5:20 a.m. Monday

58 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

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 two.

5:15 a.m. Monday

58 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review, part 1

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.

November 29

Premium Lock American Airlines picks IBM for cloud services

IBM Cloud    American Airlines is teaming up with IBM for cloud services and application development utilizing IBM's Bluemix.

Updated November 29

HPE: The Machine has 'potential to change everything' (+ video)

Will future computers rely more on memory than processors? HP Enterprise thinks so. Meet "The Machine," which CEO Meg Whitman touts as the future of computing with machines that are "memory driven" rather than processing. "We believe this has the potential to change everything," she says.

November 28

Premium Lock Is Lenovo really trying to buy Samsung's PC business?

Will PCs-in-a-cylinder as recently unveiled by Samsung become part of Lenovo's PC lineup? Reports broke last week that Lenovo, the world's top PC seller, is in talks to buy Samsung's computer business.

Samsung's PC in a cylinder Samsung's PC in a cylinder

November 28

51 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

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 two.

November 28

51 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review, part 1

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 November 25

Premium Lock Lenovo reportedly in talks to buy Samsung PC business for $850M

Lenovo      Lenovo, the world's top PC manufacturer, may acquire Samsung's computer business, according to media reports. Lenovo also is in talks to buy Fujitsu's PC operations.

November 23

Premium Lock Gazing into PC industry's crystal ball with HP Inc.'s CEO

HP Inc. is closing in on Lenovo as the global leader in PC sales. But it's a tough, evolving market, as HP Inc. CEO Dion Weisler explains in a conference call.

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November 23

Premium Lock HP's threat to Lenovo in PC business gaining strength

Analysis: HP Inc.'s PC business hits a growth trifecta, posing a threat to global PC leader Lenovo. However, increased competition in the premium PC market is a potent threat to the company's recovery, says Technology Business Research.

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November 22

Premium Lock Lenovo's data center group faces growing losses as it modernizes

Lenovo      Analysis: Lenovo's data center financial performance reflects a company seeking to keep pace in a turbulent, highly competitive IT infrastructure marketplace, says Technology Business Research Analyst Krista Macomber.

November 21

62 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

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 two.

November 21

62 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review, part 1

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.

November 17

Premium Lock Earnings report show NetApp's transformation is paying off

Analysis: NetApp sustains bottom-line gains in its latest earnings report, but its transformation is not complete, says Technology Business Research Analyst Krista Macomber.

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November 14

Review: New Macs, Lenovo laptop make traditional keyboards touchy

​Can the venerable laptop keyboard get more touchy-feely - and in a good way? We're about to find out. Higher-end models of Apple's MacBook Pro now come with a narrow touch screen above the regular keyboard for quick access to common settings and tasks, while Lenovo's Yoga Book laptop loses the physical keyboard entirely.

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November 14

45 headlines not to be missed: WTW week in review, part 2

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 two.

November 14

45 headlines not to be missed: WTW's week in review, part 1

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.

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