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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

IBM’s Leadership Succession Strategy: Rometty to Krishna and Whitehurst

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  February 5, 2020 Executive succession is a commonplace business process that reflects elemental truths: market dynamics change, organizations evolve, social, political and economic factors shift. So do people.... Continue reading

ServiceNow Launches Industry-Specific Workflow Solutions and Strategic Partnerships

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  January 29, 2020 Efficiently performing and managing business processes is a common goal for millions of businesses worldwide but it often harbors significant challenges. That’s especially true with... Continue reading

IBM Announces Patent Successes and Strategies

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  January 15, 2020 Patents and patent applications play obvious roles in the development of successful products and services. How so? Because original or unique intellectual properties (IP) are among the most... Continue reading

Dell at CES 2020 – New Premium Latitude Line and XPS 13

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  January 8, 2020 Prior to the holidays, I published a commentary on a blog by Dell COO and co-chairman Jeff Clarke that expressed his thoughts on six trends that would shape the tech industry in 2020 and the... Continue reading