About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

About Patrick Moorhead

Patrick Moorhead was ranked the #1 technology analyst in the U.S., Europe, and the U.K. by Apollo Research in January ’14 and is one of the most cited technology analysts in the world.

08 Jan Moor Insights & Strategy Analyst Coverage At CES 2018

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  Podcasts: Patrick Moorhead on The Tech Analysts Ep 7 – 1/8/18 – Intel, AMD, and NVIDIA at CES 2018 Ep 6 – 1/7/18 – Meltdown and Spectre Security Concerns Columns: HP Announces New Premium Notebooks, Game Streaming, Alexa Desktop And 3D Cameras At CES 2018, Patrick Moorhead (January 21, 2018) Dell Showcases New XPS Notebooks […]

08 Jan AMD Continues Their 2017 Momentum With New Ryzen And Vega Announcements At CES 2018

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AMD CEO Lisa Su presents at AMD’s 2018 CES Tech Day 2017 was a great year for Advanced Micro Devices on all measurements which was made all that more impressive given it was on the heels of the company suffering many years of challenges. No longer is anyone discussing AMD’s “survival,” but rather the industry is […]

14 Dec Synaptics Shipping First In-Display Smartphone Fingerprint Reader With Vivo

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Top 5 smartphone vendor Vivo will ship Synaptics Clear ID very soon If I had to put my finger on one specific set of technologies that accelerated the surge of mobile growth, it would be advancements in smartphone UI. Capacitive touch gave smartphones their smooth, finger-based feel, fingerprint sensors made the phone more secure (and […]

07 Dec NVIDIA Introduces Titan V For Machine Learning Acceleration On The PC

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NVIDIA created the “TITAN” line of products years ago to represent “the best” of everything the company brings to the PC platform. If you want the best and can afford it, NVIDIA suggests TITAN. TITAN’s target market has shifted and will continue to evolve.  In the past TITAN targeted gamers (TITAN X) or machine learning […]

06 Dec What Will It Take For Qualcomm And Microsoft’s Always Connected PC To Be Most Successful?

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Qualcomm’s Cristiano Amon releases details on Qualcomm’s Always Connected PC I am attending Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Summit this week in Maui (rough I know), which is the company’s once a year event to show off to press, analysts and the world what’s on deck for the mobile world and those markets and devices using mobile technologies […]

05 Dec IBM Announces Power9 Server Chip And Systems With Support From Google And U.S. Department Of Energy

Today, IBM announced its much anticipated POWER9 chip, its first POWER9-based server, and support from Google and Department of Energy CORAL. IBM, in this first wave of rolling thunder announcements, is focusing this launch AI and machine learning, a space where POWER9 excels.  The POWER9 architecture can do a lot more well like databases, but […]

05 Dec AMD Announces First Public Cloud Deployment Of EPYC With Microsoft Azure

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Today Advanced Micro Devices and Microsoft dropped the big news that Microsoft Azure is deploying AMD’s EPYC processors in its L-Series of Virtual Machines for storage optimized workloads—marking the first public cloud instances powered by AMD’s impressive new server processor. The Azure announcement is coming right of the heals of HPE’s ProLiant DL385 announcement two weeks […]

04 Dec HPE Launches The ProLiant DL385 EPYC-Based Server, But Is It Any Good?

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Two weeks ago, Hewlett Packard Enterprise became the first large server OEM to launch a two-socket server designed around the Advanced Micro Devices EPYC datacenter SoC, with the release of the HPE ProLiant DL385 Gen10 server. This makes sense, especially given the collaborative relationship between HPE and Advanced Micro Devices— in recent years, and stretching […]

28 Nov Dell Technologies One Year In: How Are They Performing And How Did They Do It?

If you look at the largest tech mergers and acquisitions, there have been mixed results, some positive, most negative. When I say that, I’m talking about AOL-Time Warner, JDS Uniphase-SDL, HP-Compaq, Verisign-Network Solutions, JDS-E-Tek, HP-EDS, Oracle-PeopleSoft, Symantec-Veritas, and Compaq-DEC. Given past megamerger failures, many were understandably skeptical when Dell started talking about buying EMC back […]

28 Nov Microsoft And SAP Announce Expanded Partnership, And During Amazon AWS Reinvent

Microsoft and SAP have been working together in the cloud arena for the past several years. Naturally, any time two tech powerhouses of this magnitude come together for collaboration, industry ears perk up (including mine). For years, the two companies have been working together to get SAP’s business software and services up and running on […]

17 Nov HPE And Rackspace Launch Pay-As-You-Go OpenStack Private Cloud

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Rackspace and HPE If it’s not evident right now, enterprises are in a multi-cloud world, and all future enterprise, if they aren’t there already, will span private cloud and multiple public clouds. Some apps will be on-prem with Microsoft Azure, VMware, RedHat OpenStack/ OpenShift, or IBM Private Cloud and other apps will be in Microsoft […]

17 Nov Lenovo Wins 88 Of The Latest Server Performance Benchmarks, An Impressive Feat

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Lenovo and ThinkSystem SR650 facing-left front 16HDDs Some in technology say there are “lies, damned lies, then there are benchmarks”. I hear this typically from those who either don’t understand benchmarks or haven’t been working with them for decades. Don’t get me wrong, there is a lot of “benchmarketing” that goes on, but I’d hate […]

16 Nov Intel’s New 4G And 5G Modems Add New Fuel To 5G Fire

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Intel’s latest LTE modem, the Intel® XMM 7660 supports speeds up to 1.6 gigabits per second. Intel is no stranger when it comes to upcoming 5G network transformation, devices and modems that will run on them and the data centers that crunch all the data. In fact, Intel is one only company that can tout […]

14 Nov Lenovo Kick-Starting Its #1 HPC Share And AI Goals At SuperComputing 2017

At Lenovo’s Transform event in June, Lenovo DCG leader Kirk Skaugen made the proclamation that the company’s goal was to be #1 in the HPC (high-performance computing) market. While details on the “when” and “what measured” weren’t clear, it was gutsy, got everyone’s attention, and I liked it. This week, the largest HPC show and […]

08 Nov Broadcom And Qualcomm Deal Is A Long-Term Loser

Last week, Broadcom shocked the market with their $105B offer to acquire Qualcomm, one of the largest mobile chip makers in the world and arguably one of the most innovative. While this deal is complex and unlikely to happen, it is not impossible, as CEO Hok Tan has shown a propensity to make large and […]

07 Nov Google Pixel 2 XL Three Week Review: Hard To Recommend At This Price

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Google Pixel 2 While I love giving hot takes on products after the first 24 hours, to give a product its full respect with a comprehensive assessment, I believe one needs to spend weeks with a device. Only then can you fully see the pros and cons. I spent over three weeks with Google’s latest […]

06 Nov Intel To Create Thinner Enthusiast Gaming PCs And Partners With AMD On Custom Graphics

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Intel’s package is 50% smaller than today’s discrete GPU implementations Today, Intel announced it is creating a custom chip with discrete Advanced Micro Devices graphics to make gaming laptops thinner and with better battery life. These same chips could also be used in very small and powerful gaming desktops.  Most enthusiast gaming laptops with Intel’s […]

02 Nov Dell Upgrades PCs-As-A-Service Program

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Jeff Clark, Dell’s vice-chairman, Products & Operations taking industry analysts through the PC strategy “As a service” has become all the rage these days, whether it is with ridesharing (Uber and Lyft), grocery shopping (Instacart), home improvement (HomeAdvisor), and of course, datacenters as a service (Amazon.com AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google GCP, IBM Cloud).  We all […]

01 Nov Samsung’s New Note8 Enterprise Edition Puts Laser Focus On The Business User

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Samsung Note8 Enterprise Edition core value proposition Samsung has long put their best foot forward when it comes to addressing business users, especially when it comes to the Note line of products. That was expected to culminate with the Note7 but instead was delayed until the Note8 with a slight business focus on the S8. […]

31 Oct Arm Moving Up The Services And IP Food Chain At TechCon 2017

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Arm TechCon 2017 was held in Santa Clara, CA Last week I attended Arm Holdings TechCon 2017 in Santa Clara. Featuring over 100 speakers, the Arm Holdings’ multiday conference provided an opportunity for industry analysts and insiders such as myself to get a glimpse at the newest strategies and technologies the company has been developing—particularly […]