Toshiba has introduced in Europe a multimedia tablet-style computer that will go up against the Apple iPad and similar devices from other major vendors. The tablet has a 10.1-inch, diagonal screen with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. Folio runs on version 2.2 of Google's Android operating system. The Folio 100 is scheduled to be available in the fourth quarter throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Pricing was not released, and no word on when it would be available in the United States.
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?