The Week Ending Dec. 8
Topping this week's roundup of those having a rough week are Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Lenovo, which lost market share in IDC's latest measure of the global server market.
Also making the list this week are Kaspersky Lab for closing its Washington, D.C.-area office following the ban of its products in the U.S. government space; Mecklenburg County, N.C., for suffering a ransomware attack; Hitachi for experiencing a drop in its storage sales; and Apple for mistakenly promoting Amazon Prime Video for Apple TV ahead of its release.
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 5 Companies That Came To Win roundup.