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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 Boosts Hybrid Cloud with New Power Systems and Red Hat Features

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  February 24, 2021 Vendor discussions of cloud and hybrid cloud computing typically follow a “go where you know” trajectory. That is, server and silicon vendors pitch new and different cloud-focused hardware... Continue reading

IBM Cloud – Building a Frictionless Experience for Enterprise Customers

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  February 24, 2021 It is undeniable that people and organizations have embraced cloud computing. The proof is in the steadily growing balance sheets of many cloud vendors, and in the continual rollout of... Continue reading

IBM Storage – Squeezing Enterprise Value into Small, Flexible Form Factors

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  February 10, 2021 The trickle-down effect of enterprise IT is as old as business technology. Vendors have long aimed new innovations at enterprises whose deep pockets and desire for competitive advantage will... Continue reading

Pund-IT Spotlight: Rola Dagher, Dell Technologies’ Global Channel Chief

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  February 3, 2021 It is hard to think of a senior executive who has broader and deeper work experience than Rola Dagher, Dell Technologies’ Global Channel Chief. Dagher and her infant daughter emigrated to... Continue reading