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Profile—Charles King, Pund-IT president and principal analyst

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Charles King- President Pund-IT

Charles King is one of the most frequently quoted IT industry analysts in the business, whose comments and insights are regularly featured in national media outlets (Wall Street Journal, CIO Journal, USA Today, Reuters, Business Week, San Jose Mercury News and Silicon Valley Business Times) and on IT industry-centric news sites (eWeek, Computerworld, ECT News, IDG and TechTarget).


Since founding Pund-IT™ in December 2004, Charles has published regular commentaries in his analyst newsletter, Pund-IT™ Weekly Review. Along with his own work, the Weekly Review features reports by guest independent industry analysts covering everything from emerging mobile consumer devices to enterprise data center technologies. The Weekly Review enjoys a strong following among IT executive leaders marketing and communications professionals and technology journalists.


As a business computing industry generalist, Charles believes firmly in the power of traditional and emerging information channels to deliver key messages and insights. For over two decades, he has focused on business technology evolution and interpreting the effects these changes will have on vendors, their customers and partners, and the greater IT marketplace.
Pund-IT™ and Charles King are represented by business agent Fred Abbott at Valley View Ventures – phone: 978-254-1639, email:


Recent Reports

Dell Wyse 5070 – A Thin Client for Global Markets

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  May 16, 2018 The PC market is one where form tends to dominate function--where pedestrian features are often dressed up in progressively stylish wrappers to emphasize varying attributes—thinness, lightness... Continue reading

Dell EMC, Microsoft and the Key Importance of IoT Partner Ecosystems

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  April 25, 2018 The direction of the tech industry’s brightest spotlights tends to be fickle. That’s no surprise since they’re often operated by marketing departments more interested in claiming stylist... Continue reading

Intel at RSA 2018: Taking Security to the Silicon Level

By Charles King Pund-IT, Inc.  April 18, 2018 When it comes to digital security, the past year or so has delivered multiple lessons with a single conclusion: that whatever people, including individual consumers to business organizations to... Continue reading

IBM Advances its IBM Z Cross-Market Evolution

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  April 11, 2018 Server platforms are anything but equal so it’s no surprise that they evolve differently. On the Industry Standard side of the aisle, new/updated Intel and AMD CPUs tend to lead the evolutio... Continue reading