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No biggie: EMC's XtremIO firmware upgrade 'will wipe data'

But it'll have no impact and will be seamless, we're told
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 18:23

Huawei ditches new Windows Phone mobe plans, blames poor sales

Giganto mobe firm slams door shut on Microsoft. OH DEAR
Paul Kunert, 15 Sep 11:39

Big Blue bludgeons its way to top of software-defined storage kingdom

IBM accepts crown from storage beancounters
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 08:01

China, clouds, to kill data centre tech market growth

China, cloud operators and software-definers about to cannibalise shrinking market
Simon Sharwood, 15 Sep 05:29

Benioff bails from Borg Board

Salesforce supremo was invited onto board by Cisco CEO Chambers but won't seek re-election
Simon Sharwood, 15 Sep 00:58

Phones 4u slips into administration after EE cuts ties with Brit mobe retailer

More than 5,500 jobs could be axed if rescue mission fails
Kelly Fiveash, 14 Sep 21:57
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Gartner ranks upstart trio ahead of EMC, HP and IBM in battle for flash array dominance

Gartner’s thrilling solid-state appliance critical capabilities report ranks three startups ahead of EMC, HP and IBM: SolidFire, Pure Storage and Kaminario.
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HP: We will eradicate the colour grey from our market

HP UK claims to have clawed back some $2m worth of revenues it would have otherwise lost to the grey market by getting litigious with anyone importing and selling boxes from outside of the EU.

UK.gov's flagship infosec program ISN'T DELIVERING - but all's still well, say auditors

'Varied' understanding is no barrier to £860m cash pile

Retailers toast welcome return of Back2School notebook biz

The Back2School sales fest that deserted the retail notebook industry a year ago has returned with a bang… sort of.
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Tech starfleet: Will EMC Federation survive a Tucci departure?

Comment Will the tripartite EMC federation set up by Joe Tucci survive his retirement in six months' time?

Hey, HP shareholders! Mike Lynch is set to buy a 180-foot superyacht with his Autonomy loot

Exclusive 'It's tough keeping up with the Whitmans'
Paul Kunert, 12 Sep 08:06

spɹɐʍʞɔɐB writing is spammers' new mail filter avoidance trick

Sexe.doc? More like Scod.exe
Darren Pauli, 12 Sep 07:31

EMC has nothing to say on VMware sale plan

Rumour and counter-rumour swirl around Wall Street
Simon Sharwood, 12 Sep 02:09

US! govt! ordered! Yahoo! to! hand! over! user! data! or! pay! $250k! fine! PER! DAY!

That's gotta be worth a few exclamation marks
Iain Thomson, 12 Sep 02:08

Ex-Autonomy execs: HP's latest wad blows apart fraud allegations

Top bods claim IT titan's latest court filing is smoking gun of 'reckless aggression'
Neil McAllister, 12 Sep 01:39

HP gulps cloud upstart Eucalyptus, says Helion is all-in for ... OpenStack

Ex-MySQL man Mårten Mickos to run Meg Whitman's cloud biz
Neil McAllister, 11 Sep 22:16

Not appy with your Chromebook? Well now it can run Android apps

Google offers beta of tricky OS-inside-OS tech
Neil McAllister, 11 Sep 19:07

Scottish independence: Will it really TEAR the HEART from IT firms?

You keep the call centres, Hamish, we'll take the banks
SA Mathieson, 11 Sep 12:31

Citrix rips up and rebuilds CloudStack business

Veteran cloud kids depart
Gavin Clarke, 11 Sep 12:01

Apple Watch will CONQUER smartwatch world – analysts

After Applelocalypse, other wristputers will get stuck in
Jasper Hamill, 11 Sep 11:19

Trustmarque sold to biz process outsourcing specialist Liberata

York-based reseller avoids administration, management stays on board
Paul Kunert, 11 Sep 09:03

Seagate spins up new Cloud Systems and Solutions group

ClusterStor kit refreshed and 'enterprise capacity' two terabytes, two-incher revealed
Simon Sharwood, 11 Sep 07:01

iPhone 6, Watch: Hate it or really hate it, Apple's now a $604.77bn biz

Up $17bn after iDay 2014
Shaun Nichols, 11 Sep 06:22

What's an Ultrabook? Now Intel touts 2-in-1 typoslabs to save PC biz

IDF 2014 They're tablets! They're laptops! They've got no wires! Aw, just buy 'em
Neil McAllister, 11 Sep 01:20
Edward Snowden

Snowden shouldn't be extradited to US if he testifies about NSA spying, says Swiss gov

Master spook blabbermouth Edward Snowden should be granted safe passage to and from Switzerland if he testifies about surveillance, the country's attorney general has reportedly said.
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Dell PowerEdge hooks up with SanDisk, stuffs servers with DAS Cache

Dell's next-generation PowerEdge servers are going to use DAS Cache SSD caching software from SanDisk.
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'Software-defined' IS just a passing fad: HP techie Fink Tank lays down law

HP reckons this software-designed fad sweeping the storage world is just a swing of the fashion pendulum and we'll go back to hardware soon enough.
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UK server market is BACK... to business as usual

Call it a slide, a slump - whatever the preferred adjective - it was back to business as usual for the downbeat UK server market in Q2 as those dratted big iron systems tumbled off the edge of a cliff again.

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Felipe Costa

Pressure to perform for stock market bearing down on disties
Columns of coins in the cloud

Michael Cote

Anything that simple to use has got to be complex to set up
Internet of Things

Gavin Clarke

This time, Larry's Oracle is going after the networking giants
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