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Herve Blandin

Herve Blandin

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Equipped with its 15-year experience as a former IT engineer, Herve covers the tech sector. When he's not busy writing about cybersecurity, cloud computing, and other fascinating technologies, he enjoys running and traveling.

Recent articles

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Where Will Nokia Be in 5 Years?

Management detailed its strategy and discussed its long-term outlook last week.


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MongoDB Is Down 30% From Its Recent Highs. Is It a Cheap Stock Now?

The database specialist posted better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter results.


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Worried About a Tech Sell-Off? Buy This Tech Stock

This cybersecurity specialist accumulated a huge cash balance it can leverage to acquire businesses, included itself, at a cheaper price.


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Is Splunk Stock a Buy?

The data specialist posted confusing fiscal fourth-quarter results because of its transition to the cloud.


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Why I Don't Like McAfee's 33% Dividend Payment Increase

The cybersecurity specialist posted strong fourth-quarter results, but it must deal with a significant challenge.

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Is Arista Networks Stock a Buy?

The cloud networking specialist posted strong fourth-quarter earnings results.


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Why Fastly Stock Is Still Too Pricey

Management communicated underwhelming full-year guidance.


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Can Limelight Networks Win Against Fastly and Cloudflare?

Management announced a new strategy after disappointing fourth-quarter results.


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Is Alteryx Stock a Buy?

The big data specialist will be transforming its business in 2021.


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Is Cisco Systems Stock a Buy?

After five consecutive quarters of declining revenue, can the tech giant transform its business and remain competitive?

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Beware of New Relic's Short-Term Headwinds

The company's challenges may persist beyond the next few quarters.


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At Its All-Time High, Is This Cloud Stock a Buy?

This monitoring specialist will be facing intensifying competition.


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This 5G Stock Will Boost Its Dividend By 33%

The telecom specialist's dividend is poised to keep growing over the next several years.


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F5 Networks Is Getting an Unexpected Boost

The company's legacy hardware business is poised to perform better than anticipated.


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Is IBM Stock a Buy?

After disappointing fourth-quarter results, management expects revenue growth in 2021 and beyond.

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Citrix Just Made a $2.25 Billion Acquisition: Is It a Buy?

The company is expanding beyond its core business into work management.


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What's CrowdStrike Doing With $750 Million in Fresh Cash?

The cybersecurity specialist doesn't need more cash to fund its ongoing operations and investments.


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Should Cloudflare and Fastly Fear F5 Networks' Foray Into Edge Computing?

F5 Networks agreed to acquire an innovative edge-computing start-up.


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Zoom Stock Ran Too Far, Too Fast in 2020

The company's valuation may not take into account the intensifying competition in the unified communications space.


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Got $5,000? 3 Tech Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Long Term

These three tech stocks won't make you rich overnight, but they represent attractive long-term investments.