Despite Apple's many marketing, business, and technology achievements this year, 2011 will be remembered as the year that Steve Jobs died. Consider these 11 other highs and lows For Apple in 2011.
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Apple CEO Steve Jobs steps down as CEO. Jobs recommends Tim Cook as his successor and Apple's board, unsurprisingly, accepts Jobs's recommendation. Jobs's letter of resignation doesn't adequately convey the importance of the transition.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.
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