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Lenovo TRANSFORM and the Value of Coherent Branding

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  June 28, 2017 The TRANSFORM launch event hosted last week in New York City by Lenovo’s Data Center Group (DCG) was both intriguing and odd. Intriguing because the strategic and practical shape of DCG’s b... Continue reading

Lenovo DCG and the Benefits of “Failing Fast”

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  June 21, 2017 IT industry vendors evolve in different ways and for different reasons but corporate acquisitions can affect that process substantially in both expected and unexpected ways. For example, purcha... Continue reading

IBM DB2 Direct vs. Oracle: Innovation Is the Best Revenge

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  June 14, 2017 The tech industry has long promoted the concept and value of “co-opetition” – a process in which even viciously competing vendors can, in some areas, willingly cooperate in mutually benef... Continue reading

IBM Launches Watson-Powered RegTech Solutions

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  June 14, 2017 For those who work outside of finance, banking and insurance, along with a handful of other professions subject to strict government and industry controls, regulatory compliance and risk manage... Continue reading