The tech sector passed two poignant market anniversaries this week on its way to what investors and vendors hope will be a sustainable recovery.
Upbeat reports about chips, PCs and mobile devices helped strengthen confidence in the sector this week.
Vendor earnings and tech industry forecasts were mixed this week, shaking IT investor confidence.
Doubts about economic recovery have sent markets on a rollercoaster ride, but the IT sector is becoming increasingly dynamic.
Though some tech bellwethers have reported relatively strong sales, concerns about the pace of economic recovery have shaken confidence.
Tumult in the markets shows that IT investors still have big concerns about lingering weak spots in sales and the continued stability of the macro economy.
Articles by Marc Ferranti