5 Questions For Intel Channel Chief Steve Dallman


Can system builders get into the tablet game?

Tablets are simpler systems so I think in many ways it will be easier for them to do custom tablets than it was to start doing notebooks years ago. The components are out there. So I think my guys will take tablets into a host of vertical niches. There's room for growth in the tablet space around vertically oriented devices, ruggedized tablets and application-specific slates. We're not there just yet, but I think we can be there soon.