Bulletins Posts

Update: IBM, Amazon, Salesforce.com : Three major companies with over-priced valuations and out-dated business management strategies

Not being a great fan of how the U.S. and other stock markets work, I find it difficult to remain silent while watching what could be impending train-wrecks. Bewilderingly, a sufficient number of investors continue to treat these and other companies as cases for special treatment, even though others already see worrying indicators in their business management strategy. When the valuations of bellwether companies fall sharply…

The Oscillating Fortunes of Personal Computing Devices

Interesting to see how fortunes change: After four years of explosive growth, tablet sales growth is flattening out, while laptop sales, which shrunk terribly as soon as the iPad appeared, are stabilizing, and smartphone sales, especially of large-screen format phones, continue to grow. Apple and Samsung are experiencing some losses…

Could Microsoft or Google Dislodge AWS from the Gorilla Position in Cloud Infrastructure (IaaS)?

While Amazon Web Services (AWS) clearly won over the early market developer community in small to large enterprise and government organizations and thus gained major market share in Iaas during the past five years or more, reporter Quentin Hardy argued in a recent article in NYT’s Bits online magazine that, alongside the recent…