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Westcon Group consumes sister biz Intact Integrated Services

Tech giant Datatec aims to give distie sub much needed shot in the arm
Paul Kunert, 24 Apr 19:57

Juniper Networks UK bigwig hotfoots it to Alternative Networks

Mark Quartermaine made COO at one of network firm's largest channel biz
Paul Kunert, 24 Apr 16:42

Dell, Cisco, Microsoft, Google and friends shower OpenSSL in $$$s to make it all better

Web, IT goliaths to pour gold into more open-source code
Jack Clark, 24 Apr 16:02

Top dog EMC’s dilemma: Seasonal dip or long-term problem?

Comment No fleas on VMAX, right...
Chris Mellor, 24 Apr 14:33

Euro recession over as sales rebound for mega distie Ingram Micro

But huge IT biz suckerpunched in the profits by restructuring
Paul Kunert, 24 Apr 12:17

Computacenter's UK biz up by a fifth. XPocalypse bounce? Well, sort of...

UK enterprises falling over themselves to buy tech in Q1
Paul Kunert, 24 Apr 10:59

Dell charges £5 to switch on power-saving for new PCs (it takes 5 clicks)

Dell appears to be charging its customers almost a fiver to select power settings when it sells them a computer.
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Bank of England seeks 'HACKERS' to defend vaults against e-thieves

The Bank of England is planning to hire ethical hackers to conduct penetration tests on 20 "major" banks and other financial institutions, it has been reported.

Cisco: Hey, IT depts. You're all malware hosts

Security report also notes skills shortage

Apple's strong iPhone sales crush Wall Street moneymen's tepid expectations

Plans seven-for-one stock split, $130bn capital return
IBM's Power8 processor

IBM rides nightmarish hardware landscape on OpenPOWER Consortium raft

IBM is going to ride out the storm rippling through the hardware industry by donating one of its crown jewels to a consortium of partner companies with the hope it can make a bit of cash off the ensuing sales.

Microsoft Azure adds global HUSH-HUSH connection routes with Equinix

Microsoft and Equinix have interlaced their fleet of data centers to let customers go directly to the Azure cloud from inside 16 co-location data centers around the world.

EMC feels burn of declining demand for enterprise storage

Sales edge up but profits collapse by a third for fiscal Q1
Paul Kunert, 23 Apr 17:02

KPMG: UK tech supplier takes on 'majority' of customers from titsup Glasshouse

49 out of 118 heads transfer to Bell Microsystems
Paul Kunert, 23 Apr 15:03

Pure Storage opens wide, VCs shovel in yet MORE millions of $$$

Nearly half a billion dollars of funding to date. But no IPO?
Chris Mellor, 23 Apr 14:38

Who fancies a billion-quid bonanza? Just flog the Home Office some shiny walkie-talkies

Actually, a tip-top comms network for our 999 heroes
Paul Kunert, 23 Apr 13:57

Enterprise storage will die just like tape did, say chaps with graphs

Wikibon prognosticates, says we're all doomed
Chris Mellor, 23 Apr 07:29

Cisco kicks off security kit/software/cloud combo

Realtime protection, apparently
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Apr 04:01

Got Windows 8.1 Update yet? Get ready for YET ANOTHER ONE – rumor

Leaker claims big release due this fall as Microsoft herds us into the CLOUD
Neil McAllister, 22 Apr 22:18

VMware slurps more cash from the death of hardware

Expectation-busting quarter means Gelsinger's ship not slowing down yet
Jack Clark, 22 Apr 21:45

Despite your fancy-schmancy security tech, passwords still weakest link in IT defences

So concludes Verizon's new global data-breach probe
John Leyden, 22 Apr 14:48

El Reg gets mobile makeover

Site news Give it a spin, give us your verdict
Drew Cullen, 22 Apr 11:42

SAP's on-site apps fumble for the gearstick as cloud stamps pedal

This bandwagon is up and away, even if it's not carrying that much cash right now
Gavin Clarke, 22 Apr 11:35

SanDisk surfs cash tsunami on biz SSDs: Prelim nice, but DIMM?

Flash-on-DDR3-sticks to emerge later this year, we're promised
Chris Mellor, 22 Apr 10:38

It's a done deal! Microsoft-Nokia merger to close on Friday

Redmond to be a smartphone maker under new boss Nadella
Neil McAllister, 21 Apr 18:45

AMD stock soars after positive quarterly report

Is the PC market's death spiral slowing? Some appear to think so
Rik Myslewski, 21 Apr 18:04

Canadian taxman says hundreds pierced by Heartbleed SSL skewer

The Canadian Revenue Agency has blamed the theft of 900 social insurance numbers on the infamous Heartbleed vulnerability.
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Cisco reps flog Whiptail's Invicta arrays against EMC and Pure

A recent report based on views gathered from resellers reveals Cisco reps are enthusiastically selling Invicta all-flash arrays as both stand-alone and UCS converged arrays against EMC's XtremIO and Pure Storage.

Bad PUPPY: Undead Windows XP deposits fresh scamware on lawn

Cybercriminals have already seized upon the end of support for Windows XP as a theme for numerous scams and fake software updates.

Misco Shared Services Centre drone brands customer 'insane'

A series of customer service blunders by Misco ended with the box-flinging dealer branding a customer "insane".

Opinion

Chris Mellor

How long before Blue Big HQ pulls the plug on the whole thing?

Chris Mellor

Drives nails forged with Red Hat iron into VCE's coffin
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Trevor Pott

Forget big-spending globo biz: it's about the consumer... and he's desperate for a nap
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Chris Mellor

Enormo security firm needs to get serious about acquisitions
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