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From breaking news events to long term industry trends.

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  • Clear analysis: Pund-IT cuts through the noise to reach the heart of the story, plainly discuss its practical and strategic implications, and present findings in a timely, coherent manner.
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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

Lenovo Accelerate 2019 – Transformation Comes from Within

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  May 21, 2019 “Transformation” is a commonplace concept in the tech industry, and for good reason. Since the very beginning of computing, servers, personal computers, storage and networking systems and ot... Continue reading

IBM Reinvents the Z Mainframe, Again

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  May 14, 2019 Reports of the imminent demise of IBM’s Z mainframes, the company’s flagship enterprise system platform, have been floated – only to plummet ignominiously earthward – for over a quarter ... Continue reading

Dell Technologies World 2019 – Putting Customers’ Workplaces #1

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  May 8, 2019 There was a time when most personal computers (PCs) for business had a specifically utilitarian look and feel: clunky, durable, built for the long haul—not for speed. It was more about practica... Continue reading

Virtustream and the Value of Truly Trusted Enterprise-Class Cloud

By Charles King, Pund-IT, Inc.  May 8, 2019 At Dell Technologies World 2019 last week, Virtustream—Dell Technologies’ enterprise-class cloud business—announced a pair of new initiatives wort... Continue reading