The Week Ending Sept. 15
At the top of this week's roundup of those having a tough week is Brocade, which will shed hundreds of employees as its acquisition by Broadcom approaches.
Also making the list are Tech Data, for its Hurricane Irma-related difficulties; Google, which lost its channel chief; Kaspersky Lab; for its federal government worries; and Equifax, for its ongoing helplessness following one of the worst data breaches in modern IT history.
Not everyone in the IT industry was having a rough go of it this week. For a rundown of companies that made smart decisions, executed savvy strategic moves – or just had good luck – check out this week's Five Companies That Came To Win roundup.