Articles By Chris Lau


Embrace faster memory and storage

Embrace the shift in memory and storage A bit shift is underway for memory chips. Manufacturers are promoting DDR4, which...

November 24th, 2015 Chris Lau
cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise searches for growth in hybrid clouds

Hewlett-Packard is serious about succeeding in the enterprise space. After splitting itself into two firms – one firm in Printing...

November 11th, 2015 Chris Lau

IBM’s transition progresses, driven by acquisitions strategy

Over the last three months, IBM continued its turnaround. Business is improving in cloud, analytics, social, mobile, and security. Unsurprisingly,...

October 26th, 2015 Chris Lau
Feature John Chen BlackBerry CEO

BlackBerry Priv (Android) will have all the sweetness of passport and more

In August, I suggested that BlackBerry wind down its hardware phone business. So long as revenue grew in enterprise software,...

October 2nd, 2015 Chris Lau

IBM provides insight at its business analytics conference

IBM provided updates to its new initiatives at its business analytics conference on September 16th. The company focused primarily on...

September 22nd, 2015 Chris Lau

Where BlackBerry went wrong, and where it is headed next

John Chen spoke with Rich Karlgaard about BlackBerry’s turnaround. Chen said he turned down the CEO position three times before...

September 20th, 2015 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 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

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