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  • Rachel Brindley

    Expert Hubs: Energy

    Market
    Canalys ran a series of ‘Expert Hubs’ at its latest Channels Forums. We gathered experts within the channel partner community to discuss subjects pertaining to one of the key event themes: ESG, strategy, cybersecurity, managed services and digital workplace. The sessions contained a mixture of partners, vendors and in some cases, third-party experts. Event participants were invited to watch the live discussion online. In this series of reports, we summarize the key learnings that came from those sessions. Read Article
    • 22 Oct 2021
  • Alex Smith

    Expert Hubs 2021: vendor-partner relationships

    Market
    Canalys recently ran a series of “Expert Hubs” at its latest forum events. The idea was to gather experts within the channel partner community to discuss a variety of subjects pertaining to one of the key event themes: ESG, strategy, cybersecurity, managed services and digital workplace. The sessions featured a mix of partners, vendors and, in some cases, third-party experts. Event participants were invited to watch the live discussions online. In this series of reports, we summarize some of the key points that came from these sessions. Read Article
    • 19 Oct 2021
  • Sherry Jin

    Amazfit GTR3 Pro, GTR 3 and GTS 3 - Smart Health or smartwatch?

    Market
    On 12 October 2021, Huami, unveiled three new watch models under its Amazfit brand: GTR 3, GTS 3, and GTR 3 Pro. With this launch Huami debuted its Zepp OS and its long-awaited blood pressure sensor which is only available on the GTR 3 Pro model. Read Article
    • 18 Oct 2021
  • Ashweej Aithal

    Indian vendor Lava International wins 2021 tender to supply tablets in Gujarat

    Market
    As geo-political issues emerge, government tenders for IT device procurement in India are being awarded to new local entrants in the PC space. Read Article
    • 29 Sep 2021
  • Himani Mukka

    HP shifts strategy amid booming PC market to better manage supply deficit

    Market
    A look at HP's supply chain challenges, including how it is dealing with component shortages, and the general PC outlook for upcoming quarters. Read Article
    • 28 Sep 2021
  • Jash Shah

    Cellular-connected notebooks for workers are not an easy sell

    Technology
    According to the latest Canalys data, in the first half of 2021, worldwide cellular-enabled notebook shipments increased a massive 204% year on year, from 1.4 million units to 4.4 million units, of which the latest 5G-enabled models accounted for 89,000 units. Read Article
    • 23 Sep 2021
  • Sherry Jin

    Apple Watch Series 7 is durable – but is Apple’s market share?

    Market
    Apple has announced Apple Watch Series 7, with a larger display, improved durability and faster charging, but the device launches in the most competitive smartwatch market in years. Read Article
    • 22 Sep 2021
  • Yousuff Ahmed

    The driving forces behind the high-growth South Asian smartphone markets

    Market
    The South Asian region is one of few that maintained strong smartphone shipments during the pandemic. International brands have started investing in South Asia like never before. Read Article
    • 20 Sep 2021
  • Le Xuan Chiew

    Apple launches iPhone 13: more of the same?

    Market
    Apple launched iPhone 13 this week, and while its hardware changes are incremental, its target market of upgraders will still embrace the device. Read Article
    • 17 Sep 2021
  • Alastair Edwards

    Are cloud marketplaces worth the hype?

    Market
    Hyperscaler cloud marketplaces are growing rapidly as a channel for software and cybersecurity as consumption of cloud infrastructure services expands, but can their impact be overestimated? Read Article
    • 17 Sep 2021