All Entries in the Category : Computer

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

Lenovo to close acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business

The conditions for Lenovo’s acquisition of IBM’s x86 server business have been satisfied and the parties anticipate they will begin closing the transaction effective on October 1, 2014.

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HP Ships First ARM Servers

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A year after first demonstrating its CPU-agnostic Moonshot server, Hewlett-Packard has announced it is shipping models using ARM-based SoCs from Applied Micro and Texas Instruments. PayPal, Sandia National Labs, and the University of Utah are HP’s first users of the systems.

: Computer

Xiaomi raises Indian smartphone sales goals

International Vice President Hugo Barra said the company is now making provision to sell 100,000 phones a week in October, when India celebrates the festival of Diwali.

: Computer, Data

PC shipment value in Japan down 26.8% in August

PC shipments in the Japan market in August 2014 came to JPY44.8 billion (US$410 million) in value, decreasing 26.8% and hitting the lowest monthly level since April 2007, according to the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA).

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Asustek sees over 50% share in Taiwan notebook market in August

Asustek Computer saw its share in Taiwan’s notebook market break 50% to reach 52.9% in August, leading the second-largest vendor by over 34pp, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report citing Asustek as saying.

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Acer expected to take over Chromebook demand left by Samsung in Europe

Samsung Electronics exiting Europe’s notebook market is expected to benefit its competitors Hewlett-Packard (HP), Acer and Asustek Computer, especially Acer as the vendor will have a good chance of taking up demand for Chromebooks that was left by Samsung, according to a Chinese-language Apply Daily report citing market watchers.

: Computer

Tablet sales momentum to slow down in 2015

The growth momentum of global tablet sales is expected to slow down in 2015 due to the rising popularity of large-size smartphones and a rebound in demand for notebooks, according to related PC chip suppliers.

: Computer, Data