All Entries in the Category : Computer

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

Acer shipments grew faster than industry average in Q2

(Reuters) – Taiwan’s Acer Inc saw quarter-on-quarter shipments growth that exceeded the PC industry average in the April-June period, the company’s chief executive said.

: Computer

Acer sees booming sales of Chromebooks

Acer has seen booming sales of Chromebooks, including government procurement orders for educational purposes in many countries, and therefore has asked supply chains to increase production to reduce supply shortages, according to company CEO Jason Chen, adding that global Chromebook shipments in 2014 are expected to increase 70% on year.

: Computer

Global tablet shipments reach 55.06 million units in 2Q14

There were 55.06 million tablets shipped globally in the second quarter of 2014, decreasing 4.5% on quarter but increasing 17.9% on year, according to Digitimes Research.

: Computer, Data

Taiwan server ODMs may benefit from Project Scorpio 2.0

Taiwan-based server ODMs including Quanta Computer, Wistron and Inventec may obtain orders arising from the beginning of Project Scorpio 2.0, the second version of a project to boost low-cost and highly scalable data center infrastructure jointly by China-based Internet service operators Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent through collaboration with Intel, in September 2014, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.

: Computer, ODM

Taiwan tablet shipments plunge sequentially in 1Q14

In the absence of new Apple products, tablets shipped to Apple – the major client taking up nearly 70% of Taiwan makers’ tablet shipments – witnessed a 38% sequential decline in the first quarter of 2014, to approximately 16 million units.

: Computer, Data

Apple reports fiscal 3Q14 results

Apple has announced financial results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter ended June 28, 2014. The Company posted quarterly revenues of US$37.4 billion and quarterly net profits of US$7.7 billion, or US$1.28 per diluted share.

: Computer, Consumer, Telecom

SanDisk Acquires Fusion-io

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Fusion-io, a leading developer of flash-based PCIe hardware and software solutions that enhance application performance in enterprise and hyperscale datacenters.

: Computer