Plus: New hyperconverged box adds grunt...
VMworld 2014 Putting the hype in hyper-converged
Slideware side blow to Apple, too
Storage gear joins XTremIO, DSSD and ViPR
Seagate silent sickness strikes
Want more? You'll have to wait for IFA
Seagate is shipping an 8TB disk drive to selected OEM customers like object data-storing CleverSafe, with general availability next quarter. Tech details are sparse.
Cisco has fired a ship-killer of an Exocet missile at VMware’s EVO:RAIL by doing a server reselling deal with Simplivity.
Third quarter revenue rise and profits add shine to its switches
HP has added lots of features to its StoreVirtual software SAN, announced a lower-cost all-flash 3PAR array and provided cheaper backup for remote offices.
Microsoft is putting on its poker face amid growing rumors that it plans to unveil "Windows 9" at the end of next month.
Paid-for apps that provide free downloads? Really
Comment Cloud, all-flash kit, object storage slicing away at titans of storage
ANOTHER pricy project to prop up barely used G-Cloud?
Review Nice hardware, shame about the use case
Take that parachute off, Meg. You won't be needing that, eh?
Whippersnapper gulps down initial funding, greedily tucks into second helping
US electronics division slurps heating and A/C distie Quietside
Analysis Low end success, high end boredom
Vendor-neutral stats for tech's biggest meaningless buzzword
Hey, you wanna SSD with that graphics card, man?
Dedupe for the little guy, not just the tech titan
Review Shaves price, not screen on mid-2014 model
Bring your own disks to its object appliances
Small print: They want 300 of you lovely people
Security strategies generally concentrate on keeping the bad guys out, but British security outfit ClearSwift has stumbled upon another approach: if the bad guys get in, let them out with something. But scrub it clean on the way out the door.
Facing rising competition, Cisco has announced another round of layoffs – 6,000 – in financial results that beat analyst expectations but were still flat.
Apple is once again facing a lawsuit, this time from its own shareholders over its no-poaching-of-staff pacts with rivals.
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) has bought Sepaton, the highest of the high-end enterprise deduping backup targets. Sepaton used to have a rewarding deal with HP until the StoreOnce came long.
Pressure to perform for stock market bearing down on disties
Anything that simple to use has got to be complex to set up
Channel firms should choose vendor weapons wisely
This time, Larry's Oracle is going after the networking giants
The Internet of Stuff is a HUGE LIABILITY
Bezos behemoth is tottering at the top
No email? No CRM? No Daily Mail iPad edition? You need a plan
Sinofsky's hybrid strategy looks dafter than ever
Failure to crack next-gen semiconductors threatens to set back humanity
SMEs get lip service - what they need is dinner at the Club
Vorsprung durch grossendatatechnik, as we like to say in Germany
Big Blue exec tells El Reg what to keep an eye on