Embrace Cloud, But Don’t Ignore Hardware
We frequently speak about the accelerated growth of cloud-based computing and X-as-a-Service. And with good reason—they’re on an upward trajectory and will continue to move in that direction. That, however, does not mean that it’s time to ignore hardware. Quite the contrary. A few weeks ago, the NPD Group presented research about the state of different market segments within technology...
There’s Gold in Gaming
There’s been a resurgence is digital gaming with public equity valuations for digital gaming up by 150 percent over the last 3 years. That compares with 46 percent in music and 29 percent in film and TV, according to Bloomberg data. The rise of e-sports as a mainstream spectator sport may be even more amazing. Goldman Sachs projects that it...