Dell launches new version of XPS Desktop
Dell is launching a new version of its high-end desktop series XPS Desktop. Multiple versions of the updated design will become available sometime in the next few weeks.
The versions contain varying components. Intel CPUs (up to i9-12900K), Nvidia Geforce RTX GPUs (up to 3090) and AMD Radeon RX ... Read more
Dell enhances its Edge products and offers more extreme environments
Dell is stepping up its push to be among the top players at the Edge of corporate networks. The company aims to achieve this using a set of new servers and specially built platforms designed to function in the most remote and extreme environments.
Edge computing comprises a distributed architect... Read more
IDC says global PC market is slowing down
A gridlocked supply chain saw Q3 record a US slowdown in spending on PCs, as global PC shipments expand. Preliminary figures released by IDC show that sales into the channel rose by 3.9% to 86.652 million units, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of growth.
However, it is also the first time ... Read more
Dell leverages VMware integration to bring its Apex-as-a-service across clouds
Dell would like to get more value out of its VMware subsidiary’s multi-cloud strategy while pushing its own APEX composable infrastructure offering. The company announced a bundle that provides consistent operations across multi-cloud environments.
The company’s plans include the addition of... Read more
Dell offers greater flexibility for its network-attached storage systems
Dell Technologies is adding to its portfolio of network-attached storage (NAS) systems that include its Dell EMC PowerScale hardware. It is doing this with enhancement aimed at delivering more flexible consumption and management of unstructured data.
Greater flexibility is needed in managing uns... Read more
Enterprises struggle to manage growing volumes of data
A suite of surveys find that companies are having trouble coping with the amount of data they need to manage and protect.
Dell has released its 2021 Global Data Protection Index. The survey spotlights the challenges organizations face arising from the threat of ransomware and complexities around... Read more
Dell: companies manage 10x more data than they did five years ago
The company leveraged the report's publication to announce a suite of new security products and services.
This week Dell released its 2021 Global Data Protection Index (GDPI). The report shows that organizations face several data protection challenges driven by the constant threat of ransomware ... Read more
VMware CEO Raghu Raghuram: Spin-off from Dell’ on Track’ for November
VMware CEO Raghu Raghuram announced that the company is 'on track for a spin-off from Dell in early November. The announcement was made at the company's quarterly call.
Initially unveiled in July of 2020, Dell is waiting to spin-off the 81% stake in VMware. Having been acquired by Dell in Septem... Read more
Quarterly reports from Dell and HP trigger supply chain concerns
Mixed signals from two PC giants leave doubt about the supply of chips going forward.
HP and Dell reported their July quarters this week, raising concerns over ongoing component shortages. HP cited "unprecedented demand that is way ahead of supply right now" and Dell said "demand was ahead of re... Read more
Western European PC market only grew 3 percent in second quarter
The changes that happened in work and technology following COVID-restrictions provide an interesting case study. The latest report by Canalys, Western EU exhibits slowing growth in sales of PCs (workstations, notebooks, and desktops) even though the demand is high.
That growth, which stands at 3... Read more