Articles By Chris Lau

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Google Android M uninspiring but shows promise

Google held I/O 2015 last month (May 28 – 29, 2015). In that conference, the company announced Android M would...

June 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
Global cloud computing

Should enterprises virtualize the desktop?

Desktop virtualization is nothing new. Citrix, Microsoft, and VMW are all making virtualization software solutions that centralize the support and...

June 15th, 2015 Chris Lau
The Internet

Network storage gets faster, bigger with 3D NAND

A fundamental shift is happening in hardware. The shift from good old, reliable DRAM (DDR3) towards DDR4 and 3D NAND...

May 26th, 2015 Chris Lau
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Microsoft just made laptops obsolete

Very soon, people will not need to carry around a laptop and smart phone to complete their computing needs. Microsoft...

May 11th, 2015 Chris Lau
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IBM’s stagnation is ending

IBM is showing signs of life. In the last quarter, the company made progress in its hardware business. The z13...

April 28th, 2015 Chris Lau
Windows 10 Hologram

Enterprise upgrade to Windows 10 a hard sell

News that usage for Windows 7 is still increasing brings a dilemma for enterprise IT departments. Even though Windows 7...

April 10th, 2015 Chris Lau
The Blackberry passport

Why BlackBerry is on the right track regardless of quarterly result

When BlackBerry reports quarterly results this Friday, March 27, investors will look for signs that the company’s core businesses are...

March 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
mobile device management

Google, Microsoft enter mobile device management

The race for top player in mobile device management is on. With the field starting to get crowded, BlackBerry is...

March 18th, 2015 Chris Lau
IBM Building

Exciting times ahead for IBM in 2015

IBM’s brand is synonymous with consulting: the company has 434,246 employees and operates in over 170 countries. Due to its...

February 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 at product launch

Review: Microsoft Surface Pro 3

When Microsoft reported quarterly earnings for its fiscal year, the company said it sold more than $1 billion worth of...

February 12th, 2015 Chris Lau