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Watch out! KILLER HP firmware update bricks ProLiant server mobos

If you're using a Broadcom NIC, you need to read this
Paul Kunert, 25 Apr 08:26

Microsoft's 'evil open source' man on life as HP's top cloud-wrangler

Sweating the assets and building up OpenStack
Gavin Clarke, 25 Apr 07:28

Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe, settle employee-fiddling class action suit

Secret no-hire pact naughtiness could give 64,600 employees a hefty payday
Iain Thomson, 25 Apr 00:30

Microsoft beats cloud drum as revenues remain solid but flat

Office 365, Azure, and yes, even Bing to lead the way, Nadella assures us
Neil McAllister, 24 Apr 23:07

Amazon earnings narrowly beat bean counter expectations

Mega e-retailer approaches 20 BEEELION in revenue per quarter
Jack Clark, 24 Apr 20:31

Westcon Group consumes sister biz Intact Integrated Services

Tech giant Datatec aims to give distie sub much needed shot in the arm
Paul Kunert, 24 Apr 19:57
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Juniper Networks UK bigwig hotfoots it to Alternative Networks

Juniper UK and Ireland boss Mark Quartermaine is hot-footing it to one of the firm's biggest channel partners, Alternative Networks, where he will be COO from next month.

Dell, Cisco, Microsoft, Google and friends shower OpenSSL in $$$s to make it all better

Tech's biggest names have vowed to pour cash into crucial open-source projects that glue the web together – and hopefully kill off any dire bugs that could wreck the net.

Euro recession over as sales rebound for mega distie Ingram Micro

But huge IT biz suckerpunched in the profits by restructuring
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Computacenter's UK biz up by a fifth. XPocalypse bounce? Well, sort of...

The sun continues to shine on Computacenter's UK biz after a barnstorming first quarter was again boosted by the XP refresh and the firm's Professional Services order book, which it claims is in rude health.

Dell charges £5 to switch on power-saving for new PCs (it takes 5 clicks)

Dell appears to be charging its customers almost a fiver to select power settings when it sells them a computer.

Bank of England seeks 'HACKERS' to defend vaults against e-thieves

Report: 20 major cash-holders to be probed by white hats
John Leyden, 24 Apr 09:37

Cisco: Hey, IT depts. You're all malware hosts

Security report also notes skills shortage
Richard Chirgwin, 24 Apr 02:02

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

Plans seven-for-one stock split, $130bn capital return
Rik Myslewski, 23 Apr 21:17

IBM rides nightmarish hardware landscape on OpenPOWER Consortium raft

Google mulls 'third-generation of warehouse-scale computing' on Big Blue's open chips
Jack Clark, 23 Apr 18:07

Microsoft Azure adds global HUSH-HUSH connection routes with Equinix

New 'ExpressRoute' connections in 16 Equinix bit barns across world
Jack Clark, 23 Apr 17:33

EMC feels burn of declining demand for enterprise storage

Sales edge up but profits collapse by a third for fiscal Q1
Paul Kunert, 23 Apr 17:02

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

Intel sees 'signs of improvement in the PC business' but earnings remain 'Meh...'

Intel has posted its financial results for its first quarter of fiscal 2014 that were either marginally lower or higher than analysts' estimates, depending upon which analysts you trust.
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VMware fires up vCloud Disaster Recovery service

The main thing VMware has that its cloud rivals lack is a widely deployed, fundamental bit of data-center technology – its ESX hypervisor – and the virtualization company is beginning to play on this advantage with new products.

Oracle's Larry Ellison has the MOST MASSIVE PACKAGE IN PUBLIC

Oracle founder and chief exec Larry Ellison has managed to stay one of the highest-paid CEOs of the hundred largest publicly traded US firms for another year, despite his shrinking package.
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Dell tanks up with hot Fluid Cache, drives databases twice as fast

Dell has extended its Compellent array's automated data tiering to place hot data in connected server's PCIe flash caches, nearly doubling database access speed, increasing user counts 6 X and lowering per user costs by 70 per cent.

Opinion

HP cloud

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
Sleep Cycle iOS app screenshot

Trevor Pott

Forget big-spending globo biz: it's about the consumer... and he's desperate for a nap
Steve Bennet, ex-Symantec CEO

Chris Mellor

Enormo security firm needs to get serious about acquisitions

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