Eric Lundquist

Since 1996, Eric Lundquist has been Editor in Chief of eWEEK, which includes domestic, international and online editions. As eWEEK's EIC, Lundquist oversees a staff of nearly 40 editors, reporters and Labs analysts covering product, services and companies in the high-technology community. He is a frequent speaker at industry gatherings and user events and sits on numerous advisory boards. Eric writes the popular weekly column, 'Up Front,' and he is a confidant of eWEEK's Spencer F. Katt gossip columnist.

VMware Bridging Gap Between Traditional, Virtualized Data Centers

The technology portfolio in companies is dividing between traditional, reliable and structured systems and newer, agile, fix-it-on-the-fly components.Traditional technology vendors, and VMware in particular during the 2014 session of...

Five Controversies Keep Tech Lively During the Dog Days of Summer

Not too much slack time this summer in the tech world. Development in the tech industry continues to roil the business world and vice versa.These five events strike me...

Well-Connected User Group Wants Vendor Action on Open Networks

Corporate computing has changed significantly. Instead of buying boxes, users now can rent time from Amazon, Microsoft, Digital Ocean or from any number of other cloud service providers.The devices...

Black Hat, DefCon Talk to Focus on Smartphone Security, USB Flaws

Digital security is much in the news this week as the annual Black Hat and DefCon events convene in Las Vegas. New hacks, new ways to stop hacks and...

Corporate Data Guardians Must Ensure ‘Value, Veracity’ of Big Data

Add two more Vs to the volume, velocity, variety bywords of big data. Speaking at the eighth annual Massachusetts Institute of Technology Chief Data Officer and Information Quality Symposium,...

Latest Posts

American Connection Project Aims To Fill The Gaps In Rural Broadband

In the cloud era, digital connectivity is clearly a necessity. Yet many rural communities across the U.S. still lack this necessity, including farmers, who...

Predicting Cloud Trends for 2022: Migration, Multicloud and ESG

If you look to where cloud computing is likely heading in the year ahead, three key trends emerge, trends that span both technology and...

What Is Edge Computing? Why It’s Important and How It Works

In a nutshell, edge computing is any computing that occurs on the edge of the network rather than in a centralized server. If you dig...

Industry Analyst Michael Krigsman on Digital Transformation

I spoke with Michael Krigsman, analyst and founder of CXOTalk, about the evolution of digital transformation, and why the challenges for cloud native companies...

New Relic’s Bill Staples on Why Observability is Gaining Adoption

I spoke with Bill Staples, CEO of New Relic, about the value of observability, and why the challenges of managing today’s infrastructure makes it...