About the Founder
Bob O'Donnell
TECHnalysis Research was founded by technology market research veteran Bob O'Donnell.

FastCompany Column
June 21, 2016

Be Prepared: We're Entering A Post-Device Era

One of the most famous tech-related commentaries expressed in the past 10 years is Steve Jobs’s declaration of the "post-PC era." While the Apple founder's quote in early June of 2010 referred specifically to the revolution that the iPad was expected to bring, the phrase has evolved into a nearly universal commentary about transitions in the tech market.


TECHnalysis Research, LLC provides strategic consulting and market research services to the technology industry and professional financial community. Building on a deep understanding of critical technology and business trends in conjunction with hard-hitting, original research, the firm provides unique "out-of-the-box" perspectives that are still grounded in the practical realities of the technology, media and telecom markets.

June 21, 2016

IoT Faces Challenges with Scale

One of the core tenets of any business or technological initiative is that in order to achieve mainstream success and widespread adoption, the primary concept must be able to scale. Sure, it is a great proof-of-concept if you can effectively deploy a technology in one location, but if you want to make a major impact, you have to be able to replicate that ability across many places. Unfortunately, achieving scale often does not come easy—or at all.

June 25, 2016

The Post-Device Era

This week's Tech.pinions podcast discusses the recent Fast Company article I wrote on the Post-Device Era and its implications.