22 Feb2018 RESEARCH PAPER: The Full Impact Of 5G On IT Industry Hardware Spending

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There are many reasons the IT industry is heavily investing in 5G. The most obvious is that 5G is a major shift in the way wireless cellular technologies work that represents a quantum leap from 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE). The deeper, non-technical reasons include the industry’s desire to deliver more services with improved capabilities […]

19 Feb2018 RESEARCH PAPER: Comprehensive Server Restoration With Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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Cybersecurity is a multidimensional challenge that requires a multidimensional response. Moor Insights & Strategy believes IT organizations would be well-served to consider comprehensive security as a bare minimum requirement when investing in server infrastructure. Silicon rooted security, complemented by tools that enable fast time to recovery, should be a must for any server that gets […]

12 Feb2018 RESEARCH PAPER: The Advantage Of Deploying Dell Rugged PCs

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The traditional PC market has been in decline since 2012; however, the market recorded some growth in Q1 2017 before shrinking 0.4% percent in Q2 2017, according to IDC market data. Sub-segments within the PC market, for example 2-in-1s as well as high-end gaming PCs, are partially driving this growth, reflecting an increasing need for […]

09 Feb2018 HP Inc’s New 3D Color Printers Will Likely Accelerate Prototyping Industry Adoption

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HP’s new Jet Fusion 300/500 3D Printer can be purchased from $50K-$100K HP Inc. has been very busy so far this year, with consumer launches at CES 2018 (detailed here) and equally promising mainstream commercial notebook PC and mobile workstation launches (read more here) just last week. HP Inc. excels in these areas with the […]

08 Feb2018 RESEARCH PAPER: Simplify Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Cost Management With HPE OneSphere

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As enterprise cloud adoption has grown, cost management has emerged as a considerable challenge due to gaps in visibility and accountability across the organization for spend and resource utilization. Common use of multiple public clouds, combined with private infrastructure for hybrid cloud capability, amplifies this challenge. The increased complexity of cost management in this hybrid […]

08 Feb2018 NVIDIA’s Upcoming GTC 2018 Is The Place To Be If You Are Anyway Involved In AI Or ML

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GTC 2017 opening keynote Every year, NVIDIA holds a series of GPU Technology Conferences, commonly referred to as GTC and gets kicked off with a big event in San Jose and is followed up by regional eventsin places like Beijing, Munich, Tel Aviv, Taipei, Washington DC, and Tokyo. If you or your company is involved […]

08 Feb2018 Qualcomm Drops A 19 Carrier And 18 OEM 5G Bomb On The Industry

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Snapdragon X50 5G Modem It isn’t normally that big of a big deal whenever a smartphone chip vendor announces a partnership with a hardware OEM or a network operator. However, with the technology transition from 4G to 5G, lots of things are becoming a big deal and the scale of these announcements is increasing in […]

08 Feb2018 HP Inc. Rounds Out Its Printer Voice Command Capabilities With Amazon Alexa

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Last year, HP Inc. became the first company to enable voice commands into its printers via smart home speaker platforms, with its launch of voice control capabilities for Google Home and Microsoft Cortana. This past week, the company announced it was further building out this capability by adding Amazon.com’s Alexa to its roster. This announcement […]

07 Feb2018 HP Inc. Ups The Ante With New Mainstream Business Notebooks And Mobile Workstations

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New mainstream HP EliteBook 800 notebook line. HP Inc. has been on a roll lately, recently re-attaining the #1-unit market share position in PCs. Today the personal computing and printing company announced new iterations of its mainstream (not premium) EliteBook 800 Series notebooks and ZBook portable workstation line, geared towards a younger, more “modern” workforce […]

06 Feb2018 Dell EMC Expands The PowerEdge Portfolio With AMD EPYC Offerings

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Dell EMC, AMD   Dell EMC launched its Advanced Micro Deviceslineup in China today, a few months after announcing its reengagement with AMD . This is an important milestone for both Dell EMC and Advanced Micro Devices. For Dell EMC, it is a furthering of the company’s strategy of delivering choice in the marketplace. For […]

04 Feb2018 The U.S. Already Has Bleeding Edge Technology Manufacturing With GlobalFoundries Fab 8 In Malta, NY

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Fab 8 460,000 ft2 of clean rooms is very robotic and automated There has been more talk than ever in the past 18 months about the lack of high tech manufacturing in the US. This was highlighted in the recent election, and Apple was dragged through the mud a bit afterward with its China-only iPhone […]

03 Feb2018 HPE Cloud Volumes Is An Intriguing Storage Service Offering

Enterprise IT is an increasingly cloud-aware undertaking—more and more applications and data are migrating to Amazon.com AWS, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft ’s Azure. It’s important to note though that not all workloads are following suit with the widespread cloud migration. This fact is driving the industry to focus on supporting hybrid cloud solutions—solutions that […]

01 Feb2018 The Super Bowl Promises To Deliver A Super Mobile Experience

This Sunday’s Super Bowl LII promises to be an exciting match up, pitting the New England Patriots against the Philadelphia Eagles. Last year’s game brought in over $400 million in TV advertising revenue for Fox , and thirty second spots for the upcoming game have reached an astronomical $5 million. The NFL , tier one […]

31 Jan2018 Paladin Armor Seeks To Redefine Smart Home Security

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Paladin Armor, Inc. “Home security” is a broadly defined moniker that in my view does a disservice—no single company owns the home security ecosystem because it is so large, and glutted with many “me too” products. The sheer expansiveness of the category can overwhelm the average consumer, and the amount of very similar smart products […]

30 Jan2018 Esports Is The New College Football

Remember that time your mom told you to pay more attention to playing Super Mario Brothers? Neither do I. If the recent news stories are to be believed, though, moms might start warming up to the idea of letting their children play more video games. For those that haven’t been paying attention, eSports is a massive, […]

30 Jan2018 Could Cisco Be One Step Closer In Delivering Its Network Intuitive Vision?

It seems like intent-based networking is on the lips of every C-level executive and IT administrator these days. It’s not necessarily a new concept—it’s just been slapped with a slick new marketing term (not unlike other technical platforms of the past, I might add). I’ve written about intent-based networking from several perspectives and you can […]

29 Jan2018 RESEARCH BRIEF: The Increasing Need For GPUs In VDI

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What has changed over the past few years is the graphics and video intensity of the common productivity applications in use by knowledge workers. Online video content and video conferencing are examples of applications now in common desktop use that drive increased GPU needs. Combined with increased graphics use (OpenGL and DirectX) by the Windows […]

28 Jan2018 Datacenter Storage Matters More Than Ever In 2018

Data has always been a strategic resource since the beginning of IT. It’s simple- organizations or sensors collect it, analysts mine the data, analyzing it from every conceivable dimension—all in an attempt to turn that data into something tangible to make money or save money. The world is producing more data than ever before, and […]

27 Jan2018 Don’t Forget About Storage When Planning For AI And ML

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are without a doubt the hottest things happening out there in the tech world.  They are changing the way virtually every industry is approaching solving their biggest problems. AI and ML leaders currently span from healthcare to transportation to social media and it’s hard to attend a major tech […]

25 Jan2018 Moor Insights & Strategy’s 2018 Predictions

Columns: 2018 Predictions: Sprint Wins 5G Race — Ericsson And Nokia Merge (January 10, 2018) by Will Townsend Ten Predictions For AI Silicon In 2018 (January 5, 2018) by Karl Freund 6 Big Predictions For The Smart Home/Security Space In 2018, (January 3, 2018) by Mark Vena 2018 Predictions: Apple Buys Tesla — Cook Retires […]