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Flashy upstarts facing IPO pressure. Get on with it then

Comment VC sequence could end not with a bang, but a whimper
Chris Mellor, 27 Feb 11:33

NTT Com Security to wed UK cyber specialist Nebulas, say sources

Everyone wants a bigger piece of the cyber security pie
Paul Kunert, 27 Feb 11:04

To beat Oracle, find jurors who care about Leisure Suit Larry not Larry Ellison

Support upstart Rimini Street's secret allies are Nevada jurors
Simon Sharwood, 27 Feb 04:00

If in doubt, blow $4bn: IBM says it will fatten up on cloud, mobile, Big Data cake by 2018

Ginni eyes $40bn-a-year sales
Neil McAllister, 26 Feb 23:57

Colt sales slide, profits turn to mush in shiny new cloudy world

Medium-term forecast? Sorry, never heard of it
Paul Kunert, 26 Feb 18:31

Ex-Logica beancounter pleads guilty to insider trading

CGI takeover info netted man £30k in ill-gotten gains
Kat Hall, 26 Feb 17:28

Mark Starkey quits Logicalis UK

Exclusive Logicalis UK boss Mark Starkey has quit the business to “step back” from the coalface and spend more time with his family, he told staffers in a note today.
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Soz, HP. IBM has out-mega-dealed you – tech analyst

Having hoovered up a number of megadeals last year, IBM has left rival HP eating its dust in the infrastructure space, according to an analyst report.

Outsourcery wins first G-Cloud deal, justifies spot on SME panel

Boss Linney says small biz has 'no God-given right' to win deals

Salesforce boss: One day I'll run a $10bn... er, software biz?

Benioff boasts: SAP and Oracle can kiss my chuddies
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Britain needs more tech immigrants, quango tells UK.gov

The government's migration quango says the UK needs more immigrants from outside the EU in four key IT areas, namely senior developers, product managers, network security specialists and "data scientists"*.
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Gamma Global goes titsup after running out of cash

Manchester-based broker Gamma Global has shut up shop after running out of cash, The Channel can reveal.

And the buggiest OS provider award goes to ... APPLE?

Count of 2014's flaws finds more nasties in Mac OS and iOS than in Windows or Linux
Darren Pauli, 26 Feb 07:58

HP sets net to snare Aruba: reports

Seeks top-up to WiFi business
Richard Chirgwin, 26 Feb 01:58

SIM hack scandal biz Gemalto: Everything's fine ... Security industry: No, it's really not

Why so confident, infosec bods wonder
Iain Thomson, 25 Feb 23:43

Oh No, Lenovo! Lizard Squad on the attack, flashes swiped emails

Updated Emo-takeover better not be a viral marketing stunt to win our hearts
Shaun Nichols, 25 Feb 21:59

What exchange rate blues? Our storage revs have grown – HP

Comment Don't know what the rest of you are doing, but...
Chris Mellor, 25 Feb 19:02

Big data = big loss for Hadoop-flinger Hortonworks

Professional services the future, for now
Gavin Clarke, 25 Feb 15:01

Chaos reigns as Coms plc CEO tries (fails) to stage boardroom coup

London-listed biz questions chief's purchase of 20k shares
Paul Kunert, 25 Feb 14:02

Azlan UK boss made 'redundant' amid restructure

Gareth Hansford confirms split, looks for next role in channel
Paul Kunert, 25 Feb 13:33

Soz SMEs, we're not interested in your direct biz

Gov fudges overall small biz spend figures, claims success
Kat Hall, 25 Feb 12:34

Gemalto: NSA, GCHQ hacked us – but didn't snatch crucial SIM keys

'Investigation' admits to attacks, but says phone crypto secrets stayed secure
Simon Sharwood, 25 Feb 08:00

C’mon Lenovo. Superfish hooked, but Pokki Start Menu still roaming free

Reg reader up in arms about bundled bloatware
John Leyden, 25 Feb 07:28

Bloody TECH GIANTS... all they do is WASTE investors' MONEY

Worstall on Wednesday ... and thank heavens they do
Tim Worstall, 25 Feb 07:04

Juniper okays Elliott Management's board nominees

Figure out a strategy, boys, says activist investor
Richard Chirgwin, 25 Feb 06:30

Lenovo CTO: Hey, look around – we're not the only ones with a crapware infection

Friday is D-Day for PC lobber to regain trust
Iain Thomson, 25 Feb 01:58

TrueCrypt + Norton AV = BSOD, wail disgruntled users

Updated Encrypted disk users who upgrade to Norton 2015 have been confronted by the dreaded Blue Screen of Death.

UK public sector biz keeps French giant Atos buoyant

Sales at French outsourcing giant Atos rose 5.1 per cent to €9.1bn (£5.9bn) for its full-year 2014, buoyed by UK public sector spend.

Lenovo shipped lappies with man-in-the-middle ad/mal/bloatware

Lenovo is in hot water after being caught intentionally shipping laptops with software that steals web traffic using man-in-the-middle attacks.
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Check Point buys bare-metal security upstart Hyperwise

Check Point has pounced early to buy up stealth-mode security startup Hyperwise, which does sandboxing on the CPU itself rather than in the OS.

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Chris Mellor

All that is storage does not beget gold
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Jennifer Baker

European Commission still silent despite Ireland's plea

Neil McAllister

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

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