Lenovo Buys Stoneware: Cloud and BYOD Implications

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Lenovo, making news the past two quarters for breathing down HP’s (NYSE: HPQ) neck for worldwide PC supremacy, has made its first ever software acquisition, buying little-known Stoneware, a small cloud computing and classroom management software developer based in Carmel, Indiana. What does Lenovo want with Stoneware? In a nutshell, Stoneware’s technology will help Lenovo follow the curve of the IT industry, leveraging the cloud to move from a product focus to a user focus; in other words, Stoneware brings Lenovo into the BYOD era with cloud technology so users can connect their PCs and/or (IT news)