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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

Lenovo Taps Strategic Partners for New Everything-as-a-Service and Edge Solutions

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  September 15, 2021 Lenovo has long been one of the tech industry’s canniest vendors in terms of building and extending strategic partnerships. So, it is no surprise that both new and existing partners shared... Continue reading

IBM Power E1080: IBM Puts Power10 Muscle Behind its Hybrid Cloud Strategy

By Charles King, Pund-IT® It is difficult to think of a Tier 1 vendor that placed a bet on cloud computing earlier than IBM. In 2007, the year after AWS launched its seminal S3 cloud storage and EC2 services, IBM announced plans to... Continue reading

IBM Telum – Using Silicon to Address Evolving Business Challenges

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  August 25, 2021 The pervasiveness of technologies that touch virtually every corner of consumer and commercial life tends to obscure how solutions evolve to address changing behaviors, circumstances and... Continue reading

Intel Reveals Future Roadmap – A Way Ahead with New Innovations and Partnerships

By Charles King, Pund-IT®  August 11, 2021 Like most corporate communications, how companies talk about themselves should be taken with a couple of pounds of salt. The worst tend to be simplistically self-aggrandizing but other examples... Continue reading