All Entries in the Category : Computer

All computer types including mainframe, servers, PCs, notebooks, tablets, storage, enterprise systems, and other related end markets.

Apple’s History of Supply Chain Excellence

For seven years running, Apple has claimed the top spot in Gartner Supply Chain Top 25.  Next month, the analyst will release the list for the eleventh time—and it’s a good bet that Apple will retain its leadership position.

: Computer, Consumer, Data, Telecom, Wearables

Global notebook shipments see over 19% sequential drop in 1Q15

Global notebook shipments not including detachable models reached less than 38 million units in the first quarter of 2015, down 4.7% on year and 19.4% sequentially, according to Digitimes Research’s latest report about notebooks.

: Computer

Is the Death of the PC Industry Exaggerated?

Volume trends are at best difficult to resolve when industry segments are at a tipping point, making the demise of the personal computer a much discussed topic with few solid conclusions. Recent numbers show that peak-PC is behind us, but we have to adjust for one-time factors such as new operating systems or different model configurations to get a long-term trend picture.

: Computer

Samsung will not release flexible tablet products in 2015

Samsung Electronics is expected to hold off from releasing flexible tablet products sized 7-inch and above in 2015 and instead will focus its efforts on flexible smartphone units, according to a new report from Korea-based inews24.

: Computer

IBM vs. Intel in Supercomputer Bout

PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. wants to one-up China in supercomputers and it’s looking for a few good semiconductor architectures to help out.

: Computer

Compal in Talks to Buy Targets as PCs Slump

Compal Electronics Inc. is in talks to buy companies in Silicon Valley and Taiwan as the contract manufacturer embarks on “aggressive” acquisitions to reduce its reliance on notebook computers.

: Computer, EMS, ODM, Telecom

Electronics ODM forecast gain in cloud server, storage market

According to research firm IDC, original design manufacturers (ODM) have grown their share in servers and will see continued growth in the storage segment as cloud service provider continue to disrupt the market with private cloud services poised to disrupt traditional enterprise computing and storage markets.

: Computer, Data, ODM