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POST-COVID19 WORLD (III): Macroeconomics changes

by Daniel Sanchez Reina  |  May 22, 2020

This is the third (and last) of a series of articles about the world that awaits us out there. The perspectives showed in this article and their intensity will depend...

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Emphasis Is King: Service Providers Must Change the View on Digital Initiatives

by Rene Buest  |  May 18, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis once again clearly shows how cloud and digitization are doing in many countries. Companies that opted for the cloud early on were able to respond spontaneously to...

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The coronavirus won’t infect semis, but it will make fewer people want them

by Bill Ray  |  February 17, 2020

The number of people with Covid-19, the current incarnation of the coronavirus, remains proportionally small. However, keeping it that way requires draconian controls over the movement of goods and people,...

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Will semiconductors be taking a hit from the coronavirus?

by Bill Ray  |  January 31, 2020

As flights are grounded, cities locked down, and cruise ships put into quarantine it’s sometimes hard to focus on business as usual. However, the rest of the world continues to...

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Semiconductors in 2019 - HiSilicon reaps the spoils of (trade) war with the US

by Bill Ray  |  January 7, 2020

In 2019 Intel regained the top spot amongst chip slingers, with last-year’s number one Samsung getting burnt by crashing memory prices, but real winner of 2019 was HiSilicon whose revenue...

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A Retrospective View: My Published Research in 2019

by Rene Buest  |  January 6, 2020

Welcome to 2020: The purpose of this blog post is to provide you an easy to consume overview of all the research I’ve published in 2019. Enjoy! Market Insight: Tech...

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Amazon pulls Alexa back from the edge with the promise of a comfortable cloud to live in

by Bill Ray  |  December 5, 2019

Amazon has slimmed-down the Alexa client into something that will fit onto an ARM Cortex “M” processor with only 1MB of RAM. That’s good for talking white goods, but it...

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Digital Business Infrastructure Operations Will Significantly Outpace Traditional Infrastructure Managed Services

by Rene Buest  |  November 28, 2019

Digital business blurs the digital and physical worlds, and it pushes services from the cloud beyond the edge to the digital touchpoint. Here, the interaction of people, business, data and...

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Intel adds 5G, but it's not going to replace Wi-Fi

by Bill Ray  |  November 26, 2019

Intel wants 5G in laptops, but sold its modem business to Apple. To get the chips it needs Intel has signed a deal with MediaTek to provide connectivity, but only...

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5G offers the biggest growth but chiplets are close behind

by Bill Ray  |  October 22, 2019

Semiconductor investors should look to 5G, chiplets, and embedded FPGAs for the best return, as growth in traditional fields slows down and packaging becomes the next frontier in semiconductor design....

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