Articles By Chris Lau

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Microsoft readies Surface Pro 4

Microsoft may seem like it is focused only on rolling out Windows 10, but the company’s efforts in moving forward...

August 27th, 2015 Chris Lau
BlackBerry

BlackBerry should sell its phone unit and focus on enterprise software

BlackBerry is not a very well-liked company on the stock market. Its stock is hovering near yearly lows. This works...

August 7th, 2015 Chris Lau
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IBM readies itself for the future

Sales at IBM are stabilizing. After years of asset sales and acquisitions to ready itself for tomorrow’s computing world, IBM...

July 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
Microsoft Cloud and Mobility solutions

Is Microsoft Mobile critical to its enterprise endeavours?

As Microsoft gears up for the Windows 10 release for later this month, the company is slimming down. It is...

July 13th, 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...

July 8th, 2015 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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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