Internet firms diversify server supplies

Google and Facebook have started dividing their server orders between different ODMs to avoid placing all their eggs in one basket. Inventec will start supplying servers to Google in the second half of 2014, Quanta has recently become a supplier of Facebo.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 11th, 2013

Quanta, Compal to dominate Acer 2014 notebook orders, says paper

Quanta Computer and Compal Electronics have each landed about 40% of Acer's notebook orders for 2014, relegating Wistron, the second-largest supplier to Acer in 2013, to third place, according to a Chinese-language.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2013

High-end IC backend demand to pick up in 2H13, says SPIL chair

Demand for high-end IC packaging and testing is expected to pick up in the second half of 2013 and enjoy sequential growth through the last quarter of the year, thanks to a pull-in of orders ahead of vendors launching their new flagship smartphones and ga.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 14th, 2013

Quanta Storage lands SSD orders from SanDisk, says paper

Quanta Storage has obtained orders for SSDs (solid-state drives) from SanDisk, with shipments of 10 million units in 2013 to begin in June, according to a Chinese-language.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 4th, 2013

Notebook ODMs offer extra services to attract tablet orders

With notebook shipments estimated to only have a single-digit percentage growth on year in 2013, notebook ODMs including Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics and Wistron, are aggressively trying to land tablet orders by offering extra services, according t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 10th, 2013

Server players eye data center orders from Europe

As demand for data center hardware in Europe has started growing strong recently, server players including Hewlett-Packard (HP), Dell and Quanta Computer have been aggressively investing resources in the market, looking to land orders, according to source.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 9th, 2014

Quanta to establish service center in Europe for server orders

To compete for more datacenter server orders, Quanta Computer reportedly will establish a service center in Europe in October, helping its server business to cross North America, Asia and Europe, according to sources from the upstream supply chain. Other .....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 30th, 2014

Taiwan server ODMs may benefit from Project Scorpio 2.0

Taiwan-based server ODMs including Quanta Computer, Wistron and Inventec may obtain orders arising from the beginning of Project Scorpio 2.0, the second version of a project to boost low-cost and highly scalable data center infrastructure jointly by China.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2014

Cisco, Dell may shift server ODM orders from Foxconn

As Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Hewlett-Packard have established a non-equity joint venture to produce servers for cloud computing, Cisco Systems and Dell are likely to shift orders from Foxconn to other ODMs including Quanta Compu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 7th, 2014

JTouch expects revenue growth in 3Q14

Touch panel maker JTouch expects its revenues to enjoy sequential growth in the third quarter due to strong orders that the company is unable to completely satisfy with its current capacity in Taiwan......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 26th, 2014

Global flat-panel TV shipments enjoy sound growth in 1Q14; South Korea tops field, says IHS

Worldwide shipments of flat-panel TVs rose convincingly in the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period in 2013, a stronger-than-expected showing that puts the industry on firm footing for the year, according to IHS......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 12th, 2014

How a mobile app for honesty can make you a better marketer

Chris Bolman is the Director of Growth at Percolate. This post originally appeared on the Percolate blog. Over the summer of 2013, David Byttow, a former Google software developer, started building a mobile app to solve a problem he had. Byttow noticed he.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsJun 1st, 2014

China datacenter orders to be dominated by Taiwan server makers

As China's datacenter market is seeing rapid growth, first-tier server brand vendors such as Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell are both aggressively trying to enter the industry. Since most buyers in China prefer local brand vendors for their server procureme.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 8th, 2014

Google misses analyst profit estimates, seeing declining growth

Google today announced financial results for the quarter that ended in March. The search engine giant reported reported consolidated revenues of $15.42 billion for the quarter , an increase of 19 percent compared to the first quarter of 2013. Operating in.....»»

Category: topSource:  electronistaRelated NewsApr 16th, 2014

Microsoft may release server orders to Taiwan ODMs

Microsoft will set up four additional Azure data centers in 2014 and is expected to expand its procurement orders to server ODMs such as Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, according to Taiwan-based server supply chain makers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 10th, 2014

Digitimes Research: Notebook shipments enjoy over 25% on-month growth in March

In March, global top-5 notebook brand vendors and top-3 ODMs both achieved an over 25% on-month shipment growth due to February's weak shipments caused by inventory adjustments, orders for new products and end of support of Windows XP in early April, acco.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 8th, 2014

As PC sales continue to decline, Chromebooks are on the rise

As almost all categories of personal computer sales experienced a decline in 2013, one category experienced growth, Chromebooks, powered by Google's Chrome OS.     As almost all categories of personal computer sales experienced a decli.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  androidauthorityRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2014

2.1 Million Chromebooks Shipped in 2013 — Huge Increase Expected

ABI Research on Tuesday published its research data on Chromebook shipments, revealing not only impressive figures for last year, but incredible growth opportunity for the affordable laptops that run Chrome OS, Google’s laptop operating system. ABI .....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsApr 2nd, 2014

Article: Digital Retailers See Rising Order Numbers in the UK

Retailers in the UK with a digital presence are set to dispatch 865 million online orders in 2014. That will be up from 760 million in 2013, representing growth of over 14% and indicating that UK shoppers are continuing to take their purchase habits onlin.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated NewsApr 1st, 2014

HPC server market growth dips in 2013, says IDC

Worldwide factory revenues for the high performance computing (HPC) technical server market declined 7.2% to US$10.3 billion for the full year 2013, down from a record US$11.1 billion in 2012, according to IDC. IDC said it expects the worldwide HPC server.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMar 26th, 2014