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5 Companies That Had A Rough Week
The Week Ending June 29
Topping this week's roundup of those having a rough week is Amazon Web Services, whose efforts to win a massive Pentagon cloud services contract is being opposed by yet more IT vendors.
Also making the list this week are Apple for having to take steps to fix potentially defective MacBook and MacBook Pro keyboards; storage technology vendor Tintri, which may be running out of cash; marketing database company Exactis, which may be the latest poster boy for bad data security practices; and Slack and millions of its users who suffered through a service outage Wednesday.
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.