Close

Not a member yet? Register now and get started.

lock and key

Sign in to your account.

Account Login

Forgot your password?

Hardware & Equipment  // Browsing posts in Hardware & Equipment

Tech Trends: U.K. Showdown Over Huawei Ensnares U.S. Tech Firms

Senior Technology Researcher John Harrington reports from the United Kingdom: Research Question: How will the U.K.’s fight between government and telecom carriers over the use of Huawei networking and wireless equipment affect the rollout of 5G? What are the stakes for U.S. technology firms in the outcome? Companies: AAPL, ACIA, AMZN, CSCO, ERIC, GOOG/GOOGL, INTC, JNPR, […]

Read more...

Cognex Idea Proposal (CGNX)

Cognex Idea Proposal (CGNX)

Will Cognex’s focus on new markets, including logistics, gain traction and drive meaningful growth in 2019? Report Available: July 8, 2019   Blueshift’s initial research found CGNX coming off a disappointing 2018 and working through what is expected to be a challenging 2019. The company is experiencing declining revenues due to reduced capex spending from […]

Read more...

Tech Trends: Big Cloud Fuels VC Delusions of Grandeur and a Bubble

Research Question: Has the expansion of global mass-scale cloud hosting, especially by AWS, eliminated the tech startup barrier to entry, to the point at which VC-funded ideas that are unlikely to ever make a profit still are able to go to market in hopes of unicorn IPOs? Companies: AMZN, FEYE, GOOG/GOOGL, GRUB, LYFT, MSFT, PANW, UBER […]

Read more...

Tech Trends: Increased Cloud Options Are Slowing 2019 DIY Sales

Research Question: Are the number and the diversity of traditional IT software and hardware services available in the big public clouds quickening the slowdown in 2019 DIY IT spending? Companies: AMZN, CSCO, CTXS, CVLT, DBX, DELL, FFIV, GOOG/GOOGL, HPE, IBM, MSFT, ORCL, TDC, VMW By: John Harrington Click here to download report (.pdf)   Key Findings […]

Read more...

Tech Trends Alert: Brexit Forces Tech Planning Hand (CSCO, MSFT, NOK)

Companies: AMZN, CSCO, MSFT, NOK, VZ By: John Harrington Click here to download report (.pdf)   Summary Microsoft and Cisco look to be benefitting near term amid Brexit chaos. Cloud adoption and DIY upgrades are happening in larger-than-usual numbers on Windows networks and network fabric deals for Cisco as enterprises try to work around Brexit […]

Read more...

Tech Trends: Demand for Speed Forces Data Center Computing Upgrades

Research Question: Will the demands of new application workloads for higher-performance computing and fast recall storage build to the point at which a mass upgrade cycle for new data center fabrics will be triggered over the next three years, starting in the second half of 2019? Companies: AMZN, ANET, CSCO, DELL, GOOG/GOOGL, HPE, INTC, MLNX, MSFT, […]

Read more...

Turtle Beach Will Grow at a Slower Pace in 2019 vs. 2018

Research Question: Will Turtle Beach build on its 2018 sales breakout this year? Companies: AAPL, ATVI, EA, EPA:UBI, GME, HEAR, HKG:0700, HKG:1337, LOGI, MSFT, PLT, TTWO, TYO:6758/SNE, TYO:7974/NTDOY By: David Franklin Click here to download report (.pdf)   Summary of Findings Turtle Beach Corp. (HEAR) will experience strong but slower headset sales this year because […]

Read more...

Vicor Is Gradually Starting to Benefit from Uptake of Nvidia GPUs (VICR, NVDA)

Research Question: How quickly will data centers ramp up their purchases of Nvidia GPUs powered by Vicor technology? Companies: ABB, AMD, AMZN, AVGO, CIEN, CSCO, DELL, FB, GOOG/GOOGL, HPE, IBM, IFNNY, INTC, JNPR, MSFT, NVDA, ORCL, QCOM, TXN, VICR, XLNX By: Seth Agulnick Click here to view report (.pdf)   Summary of Findings Sales of […]

Read more...

Tech Trends: 5G Gives Security Vendors a New Growth Opportunity

Research Question: Which effect will mass access from the introduction of 5G mobility have on network transport, data security and data management? Companies: AMZN, CHKP, CSCO, FTNT, MSFT, NOK, PANW, QCOM, VZ   By: John Harrington Click here to download report (.pdf)   Key Findings The construction of 5G networks is going to move into […]

Read more...

Vicor Idea Proposal (VICR, NVDA)

Vicor Idea Proposal (VICR, NVDA)

How quickly will data centers ramp up their purchases of Nvidia GPUs powered by Vicor technology? Report Available: February 7, 2019   Blueshift’s initial research found VICR’s revenue spiking as artificial intelligence and other data center trends increase demand for better power sources. VICR’s Power-on-Package technology is generating buzz as big players like NVDA have […]

Read more...