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NetSuite's pre-Oracle curtain call: Growth and costs increase

Looks past pesky shareholders to joyful Ellison marriage
Gavin Clarke, 24 Oct 16:23

Barracuda Networks chomps up contract with reseller Quadsys

Severs ties after Quadsys Five hacking case concludes

Stung by Azure and AWS cost shock? Penny-pinchers love them some OpenStack

'Spotlight' on the money in a post-cloud-hype world
Gavin Clarke, 24 Oct 12:26

Huzzah! Java EE 8 by October ... 2017, says Oracle

MicroProfile play targets the Eclipse Foundation
Gavin Clarke, 24 Oct 10:32

Cabinet Office gears up to ink mega Oracle deal

How's that plan to break with monopoly suppliers going?
Kat Hall, 24 Oct 09:05

HPE to offer hybrid cloud hypermarket to world+dog

Not just Europeans who'll consume Cloud 28+
Paul Kunert, 24 Oct 08:27
Price rises

Microsoft: We're hiking UK cloud prices 22%. Stop whining – it's the Brexit

Life is to get a lot more expensive for Microsoft customers from the start of next year with currency linked, double-digit price hikes looming for cloud and on-premise software.
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Slowmo Violin train crash still sliding down the tracks

Comment Violin Memory’s stock is slowmo crashing, and is now down to $0.35; it was $0.65 on October 11.

Thanks, IoT vendors: your slack attitude will get regulators moving

Networks also need to grab a mirror and look at themselves

AWS budget tool update gives suits the control they crave

Why not run two versions of services and turn on the bad one once budgets run low?
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Gartner's seers pass judgement on storage industry leaders

Gartner has published a distributed file systems and object storage magic quadrant with the top three suppliers being Dell EMC, followed by IBM and Scality.
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OpenStack-flinger Mirantis signs landmark NTT deal

Cloud-flinger Mirantis has signed up global telco giant NTT as its first data centre service provider partner.

EMC moves into Dell house: Where'd I put the spoons?

Comment Check the Org chart, will you
Chris Mellor, 21 Oct 15:05

Hewlett Packard Enterprise gives UK boss control of Ireland

No, not the whole country, just the whole country operation
Paul Kunert, 21 Oct 14:47

Computacenter Q3 numbers lifted by weak British Pound

'Hurrah for the Euro and our services biz in Germany' cheers reseller titan
Paul Kunert, 21 Oct 12:58

Sky’s CEO drops MVNO bombshell at results conference

Firm's sure to use its sports lure to bring in the punters
Faultline, 21 Oct 09:02

AMD is a rounding error on Intel's spreadsheet and that sucks for us all

Zen biz's only hope is to avoid Chipzilla's wrath, it seems
Chris Williams, 21 Oct 07:36

Microsoft kinda did OK this quarter – but whatever, Wall Street loves Satya Nadella

It's the cloud economy, stupid
Iain Thomson, 21 Oct 00:05

Despite best efforts, fewer and fewer women are working in tech

It's not the boardroom that needs a change, it's the classroom
Shaun Nichols, 20 Oct 20:25

EU legal eagle: Euro court should review Intel's €1.6bn fine

Chipzilla market share WAS overstated, claims Advocate General

EMC Dell deal: They're loved up and living together, but whose house rules?

Comment Fast follower meets fast reacter
Chris Mellor, 20 Oct 15:41

Google lights toasty price war under S3's hot and cold data bits

We're the 'perennial price leader' in cloud. See that, AWS? We said it
Gavin Clarke, 20 Oct 14:04

Fujitsu Voice is no more: Employee works council shuttered as job cuts loom

Silence falls
Paul Kunert, 20 Oct 13:39

NCC stirs in 'lumpy' bits of Fox, produces sales gravy. But market still chokes

Doesn't seem to've killed its appetite for acquisition
John Leyden, 20 Oct 12:19

The man running HPE's Microsoft Azure biz says shiz this... after eight months

Former channel czar John Ansell is about to leave the building
Paul Kunert, 20 Oct 11:29

NSA, GCHQ and even Donald Trump are all after your data

Comment What do you do? Use manual typwriters or live in a Scottish croft? Our man advises
Frank Jennings, 20 Oct 10:21

Honeywell's UK staff mull strike action

UK employees of multinational Honeywell are considering strike action over the closure of their final salary pension scheme.
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May blocked plans to bring in more Indian IT workers – Vince Cable

Former UK Business Secretary Vince Cable has said Theresa May blocked plans to bring in Indian immigrants in the area of IT, claiming the former Home Secretary was "obsessed with immigration".
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Dell/Quest Software plans layoffs and relocations – source

The deal restoring the independence of the entity formerly known as Dell Software is expected to close in early November, which is when The Register understands things are going to get very interesting for customers and staff alike.

US government wants Microsoft 'Irish email' case reopened

The United States Department of Justice has asked the nation's Second Circuit Court of Appeals to re-open its three-year-old case attempt to have Microsoft hand over e-mails stored on servers in the Republic of Ireland.


Frank Jennings

What do you do? Use manual typwriters or live in a Scottish croft? Our man advises
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Trevor Pott

Among other things, Active Directory needs an overhaul
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Kat Hall

Plans for 2 million FTTP connections in next four years 'not enough'
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Chris Mellor

Thousands of layoffs announced as spinning rust enters its death spiral


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One reselling man tells his tale of woe
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Best locker-room strategy: Avoid emulating AWS directly