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

USAToday Column
September 30, 2016

Fast-food mentality of digital data is a problem

It’s a classic trade-off in our modern world: convenience vs. security. As a product or service designer, do I make something easy to use, or do I ensure data privacy and security, even at the cost of a few extra steps or a few more seconds? While there have been, and continue to be, healthy debates on the topic, it’s clear today that, in most cases, convenience trumps security.


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.

October 18, 2016

Can IT Survive?

If you’ve ever worked at a business with at least 20 employees, you’ve undoubtedly run into “them”—the oft-dreaded, generally misunderstood, secretly sneered at (though sometimes revered) IT department. The goal of Information Technology (IT) professionals, of course, is to provide companies and their employees with the technical tools they need to not only get their jobs done, but to do so in an increasingly fast, flexible manner.

October 22, 2016

Dell/EMC World, Le Eco Launch, Apple Car

This week's Tech.pinions podcast discusses the recent Dell/EMC World event, debates the potential impact of new Chinese content/device maker LeEco, and analyzes recent news around Apple's rumored car efforts.