In Pictures: Top 25 network and IT industry stories of 2012

The Cloud, tablets, software-defined networking, IPv6 and 4G wireless reshape the enterprise IT landscape in 2012

In Pictures: Top 25  network and IT industry stories of 2012 next

Loading...

2012 has been a year of re-invention among the tech industry’s biggest players, with Microsoft overhauling many of its key product lines, most notably Windows, while also boldly entering the hardware market with Surface tablets. Google, too, got directly into the tablet game, and HP slashed its workforce as CEO Meg Whitman reshapes an industry icon that has gone through many shifts in recent years. The transformation to the cloud continued practically unabated (save for those pesky outages!) and suddenly every company seems to be a software-defined something or other, or is snapping up a company that is. Here’s a look back at the eventful year that was.

Next 1/26

Comments on this image

There are currently no comments for this image.

Comments are now closed.

Close

In Pictures: Top 25 network and IT industry stories of 2012

26 images
 
Computerworld
CIO
Techworld
CMO

Latest News

04:00PM
Over a quarter of Australians won’t bank on their mobile: Kaspersky
12:30PM
HDS A/NZ Partner Summit 2014 in Noosa (+15 photos)
12:28PM
The Google shakeup continues: Andy Rubin is out
12:09PM
Impact Systems boss wants to buy 10 resellers
More News
05 Nov
LIVE Webcast: Lessons Learned from the Biggest Security Breaches
05 Nov
vForum 2014
10 Nov
Ascom Myco Launch Event
11 Nov
DCIM Certified Solutions Professional
View all events