More than 1 400 staff members will be shed from Lenovo, in a move to reduce its global workforce by 5%. 


It will also integrate its software testing facility into its China operations.
The moves are expected to save the company about $100-million, most of which will be invested back into operationa.
William Amelio, CEO of Lenovo, says "We are confident we are doing the right things to make Lenovo an even stronger, more competitive player in the global market.