Saturday, December 4, 2021

Rob Enderle

As President and Principal Analyst of the Enderle Group, Rob provides regional and global companies with guidance in how to create credible dialogue with the market, target customer needs, create new business opportunities, anticipate technology changes, select vendors and products, and practice zero dollar marketing. For over 20 years Rob has worked for and with companies like Microsoft, HP, IBM, Dell, Toshiba, Gateway, Sony, USAA, Texas Instruments, AMD, Intel, Credit Suisse First Boston, ROLM, and Siemens.

Why Neuromorphic Computing Isn’t on the Critical Path to General AI

Neuromorphic computing, a concept that attempts to duplicate the human brain in an artificial intelligence (AI) construct, has proven to be an elusive concept to execute. A neuromorphic computer joins sub-components comprised...

The IBM Kyndryl Spin-Off:  When Separation Makes Sense

Typically, we focus more on acquisitions than we do spin-offs, but I’ve found that spin-offs are often far more successful than acquisitions if they are done right. Acquisitions typically put together two companies...

Microsoft Aims to Turn App Users Into Programmers With NLP AI

Microsoft recently held its annual Ignite conference, demonstrating why Microsoft is now the most valuable company globally.  From the production quality of the event to how it showcased some impressive work on diversity...

Intel Reaches Out to Developer Community at Innovation Conference

Intel recently held its Innovation conference (IntelON). This conference effectively reboots its old Intel Developer Conference (IDF). Intel faced three serious issues in bringing this conference back. First, when the company gave IDF...

Why the Hybrid Cloud’s Luster is Fading

Before the pandemic, hybrid cloud was the new high-profile, industry-wide effort, along with digital transformation — but coming after the big data and analytics waves. Hybrid's On-premises Tie While digital transformation appeared to accelerate...

Dell APEX and Why the Industry is Pivoting to Services Model

Dell held its Tech Summit recently and again highlighted its APEX Cloud Services. This initiative revisits an incredibly successful model at beginning of the IT market that died out due to a move...

Quantum AI: Are We Ready?

Miles Tayler, senior fellow at the R Street Institute, recently moderated a fascinating panel on quantum computing.  Several others were with him on the panel: Chris Fall, Ph.D., senior adviser, president's office, Center...

Dell’s CTO and Mark Hamill Talk About IT’s Autonomous Future

I recently shared a mashup of the hierarchy of autonomous cars and how it might be applied to autonomous IT. Dell held a panel this week hosted by the actor who played Luke...

AI and the 6 Levels of IT Automation

We are moving aggressively into a period of automation across IT services. Yet, the industry has to adopt anything like the automotive industry to talk comparatively about what will eventually be an...

IBM Moves to Step Out From the Pack With Quantum and Power10

IBM recently held two briefings on their Power10 processor and Power E-1080 server and their Partner Ecosystem, which is one of the richest in the market.  For Power10, they had Pfizer talk...

AI Should Focus More on Education, Law Enforcement, and Accounting

I was doing a program with the World Talent Economic Forum (WTEF) on conversational artificial intelligence (AI) and how it is focused on telesales as an interactive voice response (IVR) replacement.  I argued...

How AI Can Run Internal Audits

I watched the movie “The Accountant” recently, and it brought back memories of running a special tiger team internal audit effort at a tech enterprise. The concept our then CFO had in creating...

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