“Digital transformation” is my nomination for this year’s No. 1 buzz phrase. But how do you — and your clients — pay for it? That’s the big question.
To be fair, “digital transformation” is a popular phrase for good reason. Nearly every organization is watching its industry be transformed by the digital technologies we know and love.
The data center of the future is multi-cloud. Intel and its partners want to make that future easier and more successful for you and your customers.
Multi-cloud is the future because the cloud isn’t a one-size-fits-all proposition. Instead, it turns out, a public cloud is great for some applications, but not all. Same thing for an on-premises private cloud. Both are powerful, but only when and where appropriate.
Do you have customers who’d like enough processing power on their tablets and 2-in-1s to do the same kinds of heavy-duty computing — advanced content creation, AAA gaming and VR experiences — they now do on their laptops and desktop PCs?
Intel and — wait for it — AMD are on the case. These two erstwhile rivals have teamed up to create a new processor set that promises to end the tradeoff between performance and portability.
When you read “Tablet market declines 5.4% in third quarter…” on IDC’s latest report, you could be forgiven for feeling depressed. But you’d also be sort of wrong.
In one important way, IDC is correct. According to its calculations, a total of 40 million tablets were shipped worldwide in Q3 of this year. That is indeed 5.4% fewer than the 42.3 million units shipped in Q3 of last year.
How serious is Lenovo about expanding its PC business? Today the Chinese supplier announced the formation of a multimillion-dolllar PC joint venture with Fujitsu and the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ), even as Lenovo reported a Q2 profit decline.
Microsoft’s Windows 10 Fall Creators Update started rolling out to Win10 PC users worldwide on Oct. 17, starting with newer machines. What do technology providers make of the new release of this PC operating system?
Microsoft says it will ship the Surface Pro with LTE Advanced 2-in-1 device to business customers starting in December.
The company introduced the 2-in-1 back in May. At the time, the company said the LTE Advanced version would ship “later this year.” Well, here we are.
You already knew solid state drive technology was hot. Well, now it’s getting hotter.
Intel just introduced the first SSD line for desktop PCs and workstations based on the company’s Optane technology.
The new drives are called the Intel Optane SSD 900P Series. Intel says they’re just the ticket for what it calls “blazing-fast” gaming systems, as well as for disk-heavy workloads that include software development, 3D rendering and complex simulations.
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We knew spending on mobility hardware, software and services was big. Now we know just how big.
That’s thanks to IDC, which has just come out with its latest figures on mobility spending. The market watcher says worldwide mobility spending this year will total $1.58 trillion. That’s a lot of phones and service! It also represents a forecast increase of about 4% over total spending last year.