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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: fhabbott@valleyviewventures.com

 

Recent Reports

IBM, Red Hat and the Value of Customer Comfort

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  July 17, 2019 In IBM’s recent announcement closing its $34B acquisition of Red Hat, the company said the deal: Positions IBM as a leading hybrid cloud provider, accelerates its high-value business model... Continue reading

Lenovo DCG: “Exascale for Everyone” Meets HPC for All

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  July 2, 2019 In past commentaries on supercomputing and high-performance computing (HPC), including the results of the latest Top500.org lists, I noted the benefits that dynamically flow from high-end... Continue reading

VMware’s Past, Present and Future in Cloud Computing

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  June 26, 2019 While the term “cloud computing” has been around since the mid-1990s and its underlying concepts for even longer, it is a mistake to think of cloud as something fully formed or entirely... Continue reading

IBM Powers its Way to a Top500.org Trifecta

By Charles King. Pund-IT, Inc.  June 19, 2019 There are numerous ways to quantify the performance of supercomputers. In fact, Top500.org, the organization that publishes semi-annual lists ranking the world’s most powerful supercomputing... Continue reading