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Official: Whiteboxer Super Micro is a $2bn server company

+Comment First $500 million quarter
Chris Mellor, 26 Jan 09:26

Why so tax-shy, big tech firms? – Bank of England governor

Carney concerned over Rise of the machines, too
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 15:57

All-flash case rehash: Modus vs Nimbus lawyers off to DC

Venue moved from California
Chris Mellor, 23 Jan 13:08

Microsoft raids Symantec, snaps up UK licensing sales head

It's a ‘mobile first, cloud first’ world
Paul Kunert, 23 Jan 12:46

What was Tim Cook worth to Apple in 2014? $9 MILLION, apparently

CEO handed bulging package after 'extraordinary' year
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 12:14

Gov.UK inhaled G-Cloud, spat out framework – ex-lead claims

Original team member claims there are 'vision' problems
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 11:02

Telefónica to offload O2 to Three daddy Hutchison for £10.25bn

Telefónica confirmed this morning it has entered into an “exclusivity agreement” with Hutchison Whampoa that could see it offload subsidiary O2 for up to £10.25bn in cash.
WD RE4 Enterprise disk drive

Seagate's spinning rust most likely to crash, claims backup biz

Online backup bods Backblaze have found Seagate hard disks fail much more than other suppliers, although recent improvements have redressed the situation.

Symantec data centre security software has security holes

Stop face-palming and start patching - the fixes are out there

Never mind those touch apps, full Office 2016 is coming this year

Both Windows and OS X to get desktop suite revamps in 2015
Amazon data center

Amazon gobbles chips firm Annapurna to speed up cloudy data centers

Amazon has agreed to buy a secretive Israeli chipmaker in an apparent bid to build new custom tech for its massive data centers.
Photo of billboard marketing Microsoft Surface with Windows RT

Is Windows RT not invited to the Windows 10 upgrade party?

With all the hoopla coming out of Microsoft's Windows 10 event in Redmond on Wednesday, there was surprisingly little talk of Windows RT, the feature-limited version of Windows 8.x for ARM-based tablets – and perhaps with good reason.

Daisy Group: we'll double our biz inside 5 years

Former AIM-listed biz goes private, gets ready to welcome new CEO
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 18:51

Avnet sales slip but EMEA operation's off the hook - for now

Q2 fiscal '15 top and bottom line slippage. Damn components in Asia
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 16:32

Dell director Poskett leaves Dell for new role at … Dell

Luckily, he’ll still be ‘leveraging his extensive experience’. Phew
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 15:39

Free Windows 10 could mean the END for Microsoft and the PC biz

Analysis Satya Nadella's great price-slash gamble
Gavin Clarke, 22 Jan 12:47

ULLtraDIMM dam plus inventory oops smacks SanDisk’s Q4 growth

+Comment Customer departure didn't help either
Chris Mellor, 22 Jan 12:31

FIVE Things (NOT 10: these are REAL) from the WINDOWS 10 event

Analysis Microsoft Operation Relevance – how’s it doing?
Andrew Orlowski, 22 Jan 11:59

EMC parachutes EMEA bigwig into UK boss role

Only temporary, says PR man, as we 'figure out our options'
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 10:59

2015 and IBM: But it wasn't supposed to be like this...

Big Blue's lost year
Gavin Clarke, 22 Jan 10:06

Oracle opens Uncle Larry's cut-price bit barn emporium

Weary of price vs. performance arguments, Big Red undercuts everyone
Simon Sharwood, 21 Jan 23:59

Microsoft will give away Windows 10 FREE - for ONE year

Plus, Cortana gets 'Yoda mode'
Iain Thomson, 21 Jan 17:46

Microsoft: Flunked our test? Fear not, techies...

Take a second shot at your Certified Pro exams
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 16:23

Pure Storage confirms EMEA veep Rose has left the building

CEO Dietzen talks up flash, his EMC hire and plans for IPO
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 16:03

Memory market climbs out of toilet: ASML reports beefy financials

World's largest semiconductor kit maker says demand is back
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 15:37

Capita IT Services raises the axe AGAIN

Closes OPENHIVE's last office, puts staff at risk of redundo
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 14:32
management consumerisation

Behold our swollen sales digits, crow Microsoft enterprise partners

The financials for a bunch of Microsoft’s top table enterprise licensing channel partners are in, and though none of them are getting rich quickly, there’s seems room enough in straight reselling to make a living.

SFO: 'Insufficient evidence' for conviction over HP-Autonomy deal

Updated The Serious Fraud Office has retracted its probe into the sale of Autonomy to HP in 2011 on grounds that the information presented to it provides "insufficient evidence for a realistic prospect of conviction".

GDS: We might miss our digi-goal. Quick, MAKE IT BIGGER

The government has admitted it will fall significantly short of its original target to make 25 digital services live by March - a goal it had given itself four years to reach.

Migration skills shortage looms as Server 2003 DEATH DATE approaches

A channel-wide migration skills shortage is a real danger this summer as stragglers strain available resources by making an eleventh hour dash to flee Windows Server 2003, distributor veterans are warning.

Opinion

Lost

Jennifer Baker

European Commission still silent despite Ireland's plea

Neil McAllister

Claims that cloud will drive Oracle's future growth ring hollow
Pure Storage array

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