News Index

Microsoft and Google Lead in Cloud Growth, AWS Rules Overall
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 04, 2016
Microsoft Azure and Google's cloud are growing quickly, yet both lag Amazon's AWS by significant margins.
Smartwatch Demand Will Push Wearables Sales up 18.4% in 2016: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 02, 2016
With healthy gains in the smartwatch segment, the wearables market is on track for a couple of years of growth.
Chip Sales Essentially Flat in 2015
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 01, 2016
The semiconductor market dropped a slight 0.2 percent last year, but a modest rebound is expected in 2016.
Amazon Web Service Continues to Grow Revenues
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on January 29, 2016
Amazon CFO disputes analyst claim that AWS revenue growth is slowing, as he tallies AWS's price reductions and new features.
Huawei Rises to Challenge Apple and Samsung in Smartphones
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 28, 2016
The Chinese device maker ends 2015 on a high note, landing in the top three smartphone vendors alongside Apple and Samsung.
Facebook Announces Green, Open Compute Data Center in Ireland
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 25, 2016
The social media giant is set to open its second data center in Europe with server tech from the Open Compute Project.
Businesses to Fuel PC Market Rebound in 2017: Forecast
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 21, 2016
Enterprises will help the PC market reverse its slump as Windows 10 adoption picks up, according to Gartner.
IBM 2015 Revenues Emphasize Strong Cloud Strategy
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on January 20, 2016
Big Blue is in the process of a multi-year transformation to re-make itself for a new era of cloud and IT services.
Black Market for IoT Data to Reach $5 Billion by 2020: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 15, 2016
Gartner predicts a booming business in IoT data intended to hide criminal activity and protect personal privacy over the next few years.
PC Slump Continued Through 2015: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 13, 2016
The 2015 holiday shopping season did little to reverse the multi-year decline in the PC market.
Chipmakers Are Tightening Their Belts in 2016
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 11, 2016
After a small dip in sales during 2015, semiconductor companies are cutting back on capital spending this year.
Tech Comics: Unicorns
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on January 08, 2016
With highly valued tech startups referred to a 'unicorns', are these mythical creates visible in real life?
$110 Billion Cloud Market Growing 28% Annually: Synergy Research
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 07, 2016
The cloud computing market is growing by leaps and bounds, and the outlook is just as bright.
AT&T Enlists Cisco, IBM and Intel in Smart City IoT Push
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 06, 2016
The telecom giant is teaming up with tech titans to bring Internet of Things technologies to bear on the problems faced by today's metropolises.
Intel Completes Altera Buy, Eyes Next-Gen Data Centers and IoT
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 29, 2015
The chipmaker gets into the field-programmable gate array business, opening up new opportunities in the data center space and the Internet of Things.
The Billion-Dollar IoT Opportunity for Cellular Providers: Forecast
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 23, 2015
Berg Insight predicts that M2M and IoT connectivity will grow into a billion-dollar business for some major telecoms.
HPE, Cisco and Microsoft Ruled the Data Center Infrastructure Market in Q3
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 11, 2015
The trio of tech giants led their respective market segments last quarter, according to Synergy Research Group's latest report.
Average U.S. Data Center Costs $270 Million over 10 Years: CBRE
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 03, 2015
A new study finds that operating a data center is no minor undertaking, but selecting the right site can save businesses more than a few bucks.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Debuts Synergy Composable Infrastructure
By Sean Michael Kerner | News Article Published on December 02, 2015
The days are of a single server running a single application stack are almost gone.
Tablet Market Stumbles in 2015: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 01, 2015
With only weeks left until the end of 2015, IDC is predicting a down year for the tablet market.