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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

Microsoft – Becoming an Agent for Retail Transformation

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  January 16, 2019 An announcement that slipped beneath some radars during CES 2019 reemerged at this week’s National Retail Federation (NRF2019) conference in New York. In the original press release, Continue reading

Dell PCs at CES 2019 – Commercial Differentiation Via Technical Innovation

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  January 9, 2019 The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas hosts thousands of vendors pitching new and improved products. But like a lot of what you see on The Strip, there’s less than meets t... Continue reading

IBM’s Ginni Rometty at CES 2019 – Relying on “IBM Underneath”

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  January 9, 2019 The value of keynoting the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) can’t really be overestimated. That’s especially true for the opening session when the attentions of the event’s tens of thous... Continue reading

Intel Architecture Day: Manufacturing, IP, Integration to Drive Next Gen Markets and Opportunities

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  December 19, 2018 The IT industry’s big love for new products and achievements is well-documented, but like any obsession, it occasionally turns pathological. That’s especially true regarding the assumed... Continue reading