Chris Preimesberger

Chris J. Preimesberger is Editor Emeritus of eWEEK. In his 16 years and more than 5,000 articles at eWEEK, he distinguished himself in reporting and analysis of the business use of new-gen IT in a variety of sectors, including cloud computing, data center systems, storage, edge systems, security and others. In February 2017 and September 2018, Chris was named among the 250 most influential business journalists in the world (https://richtopia.com/inspirational-people/top-250-business-journalists/) by Richtopia, a UK research firm that used analytics to compile the ranking. He has won several national and regional awards for his work, including a 2011 Folio Award for a profile (https://www.eweek.com/cloud/marc-benioff-trend-seer-and-business-socialist/) of Salesforce founder/CEO Marc Benioff--the only time he has entered the competition. Previously, Chris was a founding editor of both IT Manager's Journal and DevX.com and was managing editor of Software Development magazine. He has been a stringer for the Associated Press since 1983 and resides in Silicon Valley.

VMware Names COO Raghu Raghuram Its New CEO

In somewhat of a surprise to many IT business observers, VMware on May 12 announced Raghu Raghuram, a 17-year veteran of the Palo Alto, Calif.-based IT giant, is now...

IBM Sets Another Smallness Record with 2nm Chip Blueprints

Okay, now that IBM has revealed its 2nm chip design and process blueprint, what's next? A virtual chip? Two nanometers is smaller in width than a human DNA molecule....

Dell Unveils, Explains APEX ‘Portfolio-as-a-Service’

In one of its busiest news-making days in the last few years, Dell EMC on May 5 at its  virtualized Dell Technologies World unveiled a new data storage and...

How to Equip a Next-Gen Home Office

When setting up or upgrading a home office in which you're working for either yourself or for a company, there are a lot of tools you'll need to consider....

Enterprise Security at Home: Remote Access Options

Within the confines of a personal residence, there is normally a modicum of trust involved with those who share rooms together--whether it's a family, a group of friends or...

Latest Posts

Choosing the Right IT Services Firm for a Post-COVID Paradigm

Few, if any, industries escaped the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Even in the technology sector, where change is a normal part of business,...

Why Secure App Delivery Should Be a Requirement

The explosion of digital life in the COVID-19 era has made network traffic balancing, optimization and security a critical priority for businesses, schools and...

Eight Best Practices for Securing Long-Term Remote Work

Organizations may face a number of potential emergency situations, such as illnesses, floods, natural disasters, power outages, and even cybercrime. Implementing a business continuity...

How Fast Object Storage is Aiding the Cloud Transformation Journey

The events of last year caused organizations to shift gears quickly, often accelerating the timeline for their cloud strategy – including the adoption or...

VMware Names COO Raghu Raghuram Its New CEO

In somewhat of a surprise to many IT business observers, VMware on May 12 announced Raghu Raghuram, a 17-year veteran of the Palo Alto,...