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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)

That's £273 an hour to flick a Windows control panel setting. Nice work, chaps
Jasper Hamill, 24 Apr 10:41
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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.
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Cisco: Hey, IT depts. You're all malware hosts

Everybody – at least every multinational that Cisco checked out for its 2014 Annual Security Report – is hosting malware of some kind, and there aren't enough security professionals to go around.

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

Plans seven-for-one stock split, $130bn capital return

IBM rides nightmarish hardware landscape on OpenPOWER Consortium raft

Google mulls 'third-generation of warehouse-scale computing' on Big Blue's open chips

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

EMC's share price dipped today after it revealed that fiscal Q1 profits crashed by close to a third on the back of rising operational costs and falling sales of enterprise kit.

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

Next Windows obsolescence panic is 450 days from … NOW!

The clock is ticking louder for Windows Server 2003 R2 users
Simon Sharwood, 20 Apr 08:02
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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".

Analysts: Bright future for smartphones, tablets, wearables

Three recent reports point to a glowing future for smartphones, tablets, and that nascent and still somewhat ill-defined category known as "wearables."

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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