Category: Tech Titans

  • Nokia: Focused on creating technology that connects in the modern mobile world

    Nokia: Focused on creating technology that connects in the modern mobile world

    With this post we initiate our coverage of Nokia. We track Nokia in our directory of disruptive technologies in the categories of infrastructure and mobility, and have also placed them on our list of Tech Titans to watch. For an introduction to Nokia with insights into their spirit see: And this is a short presentation […]

  • Broadcom Inc: Hardware and Software For The Modern Age

    Broadcom Inc: Hardware and Software For The Modern Age

    Broadcom Inc. is an American designer, developer, manufacturer and global supplier of a wide range of semiconductor and infrastructure software products. Broadcom’s product offerings serve the data center, networking, software, broadband, wireless, and storage and industrial markets. For a glimpse into their capabilities and vision see:   They are clearly on a mission to connect […]

  • Cisco Systems, Inc

    Cisco Systems, Inc

    We know Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) really well and you probably do too. So we almost didn’t include them in our list of tech firms here. They are one we all need to watch all the time anyway. But we thought it was important to remind you, even though it is stating the obvious, that Cisco […]

  • Amazon AWS: Dominating In Cloudcomputing, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and IoT

    Amazon AWS: Dominating In Cloudcomputing, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and IoT

    We have been tracking Amazon for years, but as a reference point consider that in November 2006 BusinessWeek ran a cover story with the title “Jeff Bezos’ Risky Bet” where the concept of cloud computing as a business model disruptor was catapulted into the mainstream. Since then the risky bet has paid off for Amazon […]

  • VMware: A Tech Titan And Leader In Cloud Infrastructure and Digital Transformation

    VMware: A Tech Titan And Leader In Cloud Infrastructure and Digital Transformation

    Everyone has heard of VMware. But the firm has become so very capable it is easy to misunderstand the firm. Their roots are in virtualizing operating systems on servers. But through innovation and acquisition and a focused strategic of improvement they have gone far beyond that. VMware provides enterprises with a way to better manage […]

  • HP Enterprise (HPE): Focused on the enterprise market

    HP Enterprise (HPE): Focused on the enterprise market

    There are now two HPs. The other is HP Inc. There are confusing similarities in the brands and some market overlap, but think of HP Inc as serving the consumer and HPE (NYSE:HPE) as serving the enterprise. Here is how HPE describes themselves: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company is a provider of technology solutions. The Company […]

  • Dell: Privately owned PC and server maker and software giant

    Dell: Privately owned PC and server maker and software giant

    We track Dell in the CTOvision Tech Directory as a Tech Titan. For some insights into the spirit and future capabilities of Dell see this interview of Michael Dell by the Cube: Dell Inc is privately owned. So it is hard to say what their exact size is, but before being delisted they were number […]

  • Intel Corporation: Designing and manufacturing digital technology platforms

    Intel Corporation: Designing and manufacturing digital technology platforms

    Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is best known for chips, but is involved in many other aspects of the delivery of compute platforms. At a current market cap of $164B they have the resources to continue to innovate and we expect to see Intel as a Tech Titan for years to come.April 2015 marked the 50th Anniversary […]

  • Oracle Corporation: Addressing enterprise IT infrastructure

    Oracle Corporation: Addressing enterprise IT infrastructure

    Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) is one of the most widely known Tech Titans, and at a $169B market cap has plenty on hand to continue innovating and acquiring new capabilities. They will be around. Here is how they describe themselves: Oracle Corporation (Oracle) provides products and services that address all aspects of corporate information technology (IT) environments, including […]

  • Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?

    Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?

    We track Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) as a Tech Titan, of course. They have a massive market cap, serve enterprises, governments and end users, and deserve the honor of being in this category. From an enterprise IT standpoint, their championing of the Android operating system has earned them a place in the mobility domain, and their Google […]