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BT to splash £550m integrating EE. Firm shrugs: Cheap!

'Lower than planned' says BT amid 'more synergies' hint
Kat Hall, 05 May 08:47

VxRackery dominates EMC World day 2

VxRack 1000 gets neutrino nodes, DSSD option and has hybrid cloud dev platfiorm built on it.
Chris Mellor, 05 May 03:04

VMware hikes NSX price, adds cheaper versions

Software-defined networking suite gets entry level version
Richard Chirgwin, 04 May 23:02

Arrow ECS top dog parades $200m (run rate) cloudy biz

Ha! Thought disties have no role in new world tech? Born-in-cloud what?
Paul Kunert, 04 May 21:46

Uncle Lenovo turns up to the startup party with a $500m punch bowl

AI, cloud, analytics firms wanted by old-world PC maker scared of irrelevance
Katyanna Quach, 04 May 18:21

Did your UK biz just pay £1,500 to stop a DDoS? You've been had

Empty threats from faux hackers doing the rounds again
John Leyden, 04 May 14:25
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Long term sick-note abuser Misco not losing nearly as much money

A pinkish hue has yet to return to the cheeks of sickly European reseller Misco but its latest financials indicate the patient is finally out of intensive care - the same cannot be said of its parent.

How 'flexible' can the UK actually be on EU data protection law?

If EU member states can, by law, exercise legislative “flexibility” when implementing 50+ Articles of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), how can the regulation ever become harmonised across European Union?

Monster Cloud and an angry customer wanting a refund: A Love Story

Biz tells Reg reader his email was 'full of attitude', adds 'price increase was only 340%'

Dell CTO for Enterprise legs it to pastures new

Paul Perez peregrinates outta da picture

Ex-HP boss Carly Fiorina sacked one week into new job

Carly Fiorina's astonishing career trajectory into oblivion remains on target tonight after her bid to be US Vice President was cut mercifully short.

EMC makes a LEAP forward with Virtustream and more

EMC World The first day of EMC World in Las Vegas caused announcement overload, with the Unity array top of the list, closely followed by a Virtustream storage cloud and more.

Intel has driven a dagger through Microsoft's mobile strategy

Analysis Possibly not fatal to Continuum – but it doesn’t help
Andrew Orlowski, 03 May 14:32

Midwich IPO will value its AV and print distie biz at £165m

Want to buy a piece of channel real estate? Friday, 6 May, 8am
Paul Kunert, 03 May 14:14

Roll up, roll up: Dot Net Solutions has a 'war chest'

Now for that fragmented Microsoft cloud and managed services sector...
Paul Kunert, 03 May 14:11

EMC re-engineers its VNX flashy boxen, puts Unity on the label

Takes better advantage of flash and has sub-$10k starting price
Chris Mellor, 03 May 13:24

Argos defection to Tech Data whips Ingram Micro's bottom... line

Loss of retail contract just one dent of many in Q1
Paul Kunert, 03 May 12:33

Opower, my power: Oracle spends $532m to get some utilities cloud, er, power

Nom-nom. Another day, another purchase

Old, complex code could cause another UK banking TITSUP – study

Blighty has 900k lines of code per mission critical app, one-third above world average
Kat Hall, 03 May 08:34

Dell to change name to 'Dell Technologies'

Except for PCs, which will still be called 'Dell', and enterprise, which will be 'Dell EMC'
Simon Sharwood, 03 May 01:10

Restaurant booked, flowers ordered ... Microsoft has a hot date for SQL Server 2016

Mark June 1 in your calendar
Iain Thomson, 02 May 18:50

Who you callin' stoopid? No excuses for biz intelligence's poor stats

Note to industry: Must try harder
Mark Whitehorn, 02 May 10:55

Avnet checks legacy data kit sales stats, panics

Enterprise tech distie to fling $25m in costs overboard for fiscal '16
Paul Kunert, 29 Apr 15:00

There's never been a better time to be a product reseller... if you like pain

Insight Enterprises sales slip, blames data centre spending
Paul Kunert, 29 Apr 13:02

Central gov spent £6.3bn on IT. Nearly half handed to just 3 suppliers

HP still on top with £1.2bn spend in 2014/15
Kat Hall, 29 Apr 12:19

Ireland's tech sector fears fallout of Brexit 'Yes' vote

Mad, bad and dangerous for trade
SA Mathieson, 29 Apr 11:23

Intel CEO Krzanich: PCs are things too!

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, presiding over flatlining performance, boardroom tumult and a one-in-ten slimming down of Chipzilla's workforce, has broken out the happy juice to promise better times ahead for the world's biggest sand-slinger.
Tim Cook

Shares down?! But, but, but ... Apple just made $50bn – that's the way the Cookie grumbles

Apple has confirmed analysts' fears of a drab quarter, reporting its first year-over-year sales decline in more than a decade. Its share price is down 8.2 per cent to $95.76 in after-hours trading – dipping below the magic hundred-buck mark.
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Gwyneth Paltrow and Richard Branson will lead Sage's 'sexy accounting' shtick

Sage Software is following in the footsteps of Microsoft and Salesforce by rolling out big names to vent hot air at its events.
Axellio hardware

X-IO spinning off Axellio line into new biz

Exclusive X-IO Technologies is spinning off its Axellio flash array tech into a separate company as it prepares to stop investing in a market share bun fight with the existing ISE and iglu products.


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Chris Mellor

IDC stats reveal who's who in the backup appliance bearpit
Carry on Cleo

Gavin Clarke

Infamy, infamy, Amazon and Microsoft have all got it in for me!

Tim Anderson

Also signals stronger cross-platform tools, access to new markets

Chris Mellor

Cometh the migration hour, cometh the migration technology

Chris Mellor

Captain's log: Will peace remain among product lines?


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Keep your head, don't lose it