Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News http://thevarguy.com/taxonomy/term/7372/more en IBM Margins Narrow While It Struggles to End Sales Slide http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/ibm-margins-narrow-while-it-struggles-end-sales-slid <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM fourth-quarter sales declined and margins narrowed, indicating that revenue in cloud computing and artificial intelligence hasn’t yet offset acquisition costs and other expenses to move the company into new businesses.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/ibm-margins-narrow-while-it-struggles-end-sales-slid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/ibm-margins-narrow-while-it-struggles-end-sales-slid#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:43:00 +0000 101261 at http://thevarguy.com <p>IBM Margins Narrow While It Struggles to End Sales Slide</p> IBM Nvidia Surged Last Year Using Graphics Chips to Challenge Intel http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/nvidia-surged-last-year-using-graphics-chips-challen <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When Paulina Sliwinska, a fund manager at Edinburgh-based Baillie Gifford & Co., made the trip to Silicon Valley looking for the next big thing in technology, she found it -- not in a hot startup run by a 23-year-old whiz kid just out of Stanford, but in a 23-year-old semiconductor maker that’s had the same chief executive officer since its founding.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/nvidia-surged-last-year-using-graphics-chips-challen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/nvidia-surged-last-year-using-graphics-chips-challen#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:45:00 +0000 100721 at http://thevarguy.com Nvidia Server Chip Threat to Intel Isn't Hypothetical Anymore http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/server-chip-threat-intel-isnt-hypothetical-anymore <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The longtime theoretical threat to Intel's cash cow business isn't theoretical anymore. </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/server-chip-threat-intel-isnt-hypothetical-anymore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/server-chip-threat-intel-isnt-hypothetical-anymore#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:41:00 +0000 100161 at http://thevarguy.com Intel The Doyle Report: IDC Says Two-Thirds of Enterprise IT Spending Will Be Cloud-based by 2020 http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/doyle-report-idc-says-two-thirds-enterprise-it-spend <div class="field-deck"> Annual FutureScape forecast includes more choice predictions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A peak at what one market researcher expects from 2017 and beyond.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/doyle-report-idc-says-two-thirds-enterprise-it-spend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/doyle-report-idc-says-two-thirds-enterprise-it-spend#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Tue, 08 Nov 2016 19:54:00 +0000 99411 at http://thevarguy.com HP Inc. Forecasts Quarterly Profit That Falls Short of Estimates http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/hp-inc-forecasts-quarterly-profit-falls-short-estima <div class="field-byline"> Brian Womack | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">HP Inc., which sells personal computers and printers, forecast fiscal fourth-quarter profit that may fall short of analysts&rsquo; estimates as the company grapples with slumping market demand for its products. The shares fell as much as 5.8 percent in extended trading after the announcement.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/hp-inc-forecasts-quarterly-profit-falls-short-estima" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/hp-inc-forecasts-quarterly-profit-falls-short-estima#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:52:00 +0000 97651 at http://thevarguy.com Thinkstock Is IoT Ready for Prime Time? New IoT-Focused Funding Suggests Yes http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/iot-ready-prime-time-new-iot-focused-funding-suggest <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Aria Systems has announced a new funding round, which injects more cash into the growing Internet of Things market and Aria&#39;s efforts to build partnerships with companies investing in this space.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/iot-ready-prime-time-new-iot-focused-funding-suggest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/iot-ready-prime-time-new-iot-focused-funding-suggest#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Fri, 11 Mar 2016 13:30:00 +0000 90961 at http://thevarguy.com Comstock Images/Stockbyte/ThinkStock Report: IoT Apps for the Smart Home Devices Don't Delight Users http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/report-iot-apps-smart-home-devices-dont-delight-user <div class="node-body article-body"><p>IoT devices for the smart home appeal strongly to consumers, but the software that drives them has a long way to go to please users. That&#39;s according to a new report from <a href="http://www.argusinsights.com/" target="_blank">Argus Insights</a>, which studied IoT products from ADT, Comcast, Vivint, Honeywell and other vendors.</p></div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/report-iot-apps-smart-home-devices-dont-delight-user" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/report-iot-apps-smart-home-devices-dont-delight-user#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Thu, 28 Jan 2016 13:30:00 +0000 89351 at http://thevarguy.com audioundwerbung/iStock/ThinkStock The Doyle Report: Menace or Mensch: The IT Industry’s Controversial “Man in the Van” http://thevarguy.com/channel-roundup/doyle-report-menace-or-mensch-it-industry-s-controversial-man-van <div class="field-deck"> A look at individuals that play an outsized role in the partner ecosystem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At The VAR Guy and MSPmentor, we tend to focus on the largest and most influential service providers, including the organizations that comprise our MSP501 list. But in this Doyle Report, I focus on the other end of the spectrum, namely the “man in the van.” </div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/channel-roundup/doyle-report-menace-or-mensch-it-industry-s-controversial-man-van" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/channel-roundup/doyle-report-menace-or-mensch-it-industry-s-controversial-man-van#comments Channel Roundup Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Wed, 30 Dec 2015 21:30:00 +0000 88381 at http://thevarguy.com ThinkStock Startup Cognitive Launches Visualization Platform to Secure Wireless Devices http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/startup-cognitive-launches-visualization-platform-se <div class="field-deck"> Cognitive System’s flagship platform works by detecting motion using wireless signals </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cognitive Systems offers a platform that provides real-time visualization of wireless signals, offering a new way to secure wireless networks and manage high-trafficked environments.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/startup-cognitive-launches-visualization-platform-se" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/startup-cognitive-launches-visualization-platform-se#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Wed, 09 Dec 2015 19:19:00 +0000 87671 at http://thevarguy.com RiskIQ Makes Facebook Threat Intelligence Accessible to Security Researchers http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/riskiq-makes-facebook-threat-intelligence-accessible <div class="node-body article-body">RiskIQ has integrated its PassiveTotal threat analytics platform with Facebook’s ThreatExchange.</div> <p><a href="http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/riskiq-makes-facebook-threat-intelligence-accessible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://thevarguy.com/computer-technology-hardware-solutions-and-news/riskiq-makes-facebook-threat-intelligence-accessible#comments Computer Technology Hardware Solutions and News Wed, 09 Dec 2015 19:08:00 +0000 87661 at http://thevarguy.com