Technology Industry Point of View: Hardware Manufacturers

The “cloudifcation” of computing and storage and the resulting business disruption has impacted few industries more significantly than the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), Semiconductor, and Storage industries. The movement of software products and services to the cloud began over a decade ago and has been accelerating as the Internet of Things (IoT) and Everything as a service (XaaS) business model expands exponentially into a highly disruptive force for software and, now, hardware companies as well.

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