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Latest IT News:

Jun. 19, 2017
OpenBSD adds a new security feature to its kernel

Jun. 15, 2017
The airline industry has more than its fair share of issues lately

Jun. 14, 2017
IBM stops selling its Spectrum Scale-based DeepFlash 150 solution

Jun. 13, 2017
It looks like PCI 5.0 will debut in 2019 at speeds of 128 GB/s

June 12, 2017
Indian outsourcing firm Tata leaks sensitive financial data from several banks

June 8, 2017
Opposition grows over demands that digital forensics labs comply with ISO 17025

Jun. 6, 2017
Lloyds Bank outsources its cloud business and 1,500 staff to IBM

Jun. 5, 2017
The IRIX interactive desktop is making a comeback

Jun. 1, 2017
Oracle is dragging its feet again on Java

May 31, 2017
MySQL developers have removed the Query Cache feature in the database

May 30, 2017
British Airways' IT systems were down for a whole day

May 25, 2017
Microsoft now uses Git to manage its Windows source code

May 24, 2017
New Chrome browser offers sysadmins new tools for mass deployment

May 23, 2017
IBM and SAP work together on artificial intelligence technology

May 22, 2017
What's the ultimate limit of speed with optical fibre?

May 17, 2017
Intel says Xeon SPs to run SAP workloads 1.59 times faster than Xeon E7

May 16, 2017
IBM and Nutanix to announce new partnership today

May 15, 2017
Hackers unleash one of the biggest ransomware attacks so far

May 11, 2017
HPE launches new generation of enterprise Integrity/HP-UX servers

May 10, 2017
Intel still is a huge powerhouse in the global CPU market

May 9, 2017
The European Investment Bank invests €25 million in the MariaDB project

May 8, 2017
Debian's new weekend update fixes over 100 package bugs

May 8, 2017
Fujitsu introduces new hyper-converged infrastructure appliance solution

May 4, 2017
Nutanix to increase the sale of ready-to-roll appliances

May 1, 2017
Debian's dev team postpones the design of its Secure Boot feature

Apr. 27, 2017
Intel has decided to fix its flawed Atom C2000 processors

Apr. 26, 2017
Is Optane memory really cost effective when it comes to speed?

Apr. 25, 2017
Open-source OS being killed after five years of work

Apr. 24, 2017
Stanford University pilots new version of its computer science course

Apr. 21, 2017
NSA hacking tools are in the news

Apr. 20, 2017
ALSs in smartphones may not be safe

Apr. 20, 2017
More security flaws in Linksys routers

Apr. 20, 2017
Cisco's SDN plans could be impacted

Apr. 18, 2017
British firms get attacked more

Apr. 18, 2017
Code sharing can lead to security flaws

Apr. 17, 2017
Time to start regulating algorithms?

Apr. 20, 2017
Cisco's software-defined networking plans could soon be impacted

Apr. 17, 2017
Is it time to start regulating algorithms?

Apr. 13, 2017
Juniper unloads a whole slew of security patches on its products

Apr. 12, 2017
DARPA says too many security issues come from hardware design errors

Apr. 11, 2017
VMware improves its flash IO performance by about 50 percent

Apr. 11, 2017
Cisco adds NVMe thus improving its Fibre Channel offerings

Apr. 10, 2017
SK Hynix offers new 72-layer 3D NAND die with 256 Gb capacity

Apr. 5, 2017
VMware wants to do what it knows best: server virtualization

Apr. 4, 2017
Oracle and Fujitsu launch new M-12 server line

Apr. 3, 2017
The Ubuntu 17.04 beta preview might disappoint some

Mar. 30, 2017
Extreme Networks to acquire Brocade's data centre business

Mar. 28, 2017
Microsoft open sources part of its Service Fabric service

Mar. 28, 2017
Google's Angular web application framework is now up to version 4.0

Mar. 27, 2017
IDC says that converged systems sales were down in Q4 of 2016

Mar. 23, 2017
Huawei is relying on SUSE for high reliability computing

Mar. 23, 2017
MIT creates method to shadow packets as they pass through networks

Mar. 22, 2017
Juniper creates its Open Cloud Interconnect division

Mar. 22, 2017
China used Edward Snowden's data to compromise western security

Mar. 21, 2017
As expected, IBM launches BaaS, Blockchain as a Service

Mar. 21, 2017
The end of NoSQL databases could be near

Mar. 20, 2017
Intel enters the SSD market with its Optane solution

Mar. 16, 2017
Critical security flaw revealed in Cisco Mobility Express 1800 systems

Mar. 15, 2017
SAP applies no less than 25 security patches to its software

Mar. 15, 2017
VMware issues security patches for Workstation and Fusion

Mar. 14, 2017
The ongoing controversy on how to name internet devices

Mar. 13, 2017
Lloyds to offshore almost 2,000 IT jobs, shifts them to IBM

Mar. 13, 2017
More on Bitcoin's reward mechanism to miners

Mar. 9, 2017
Seagate offers new 12 TB helium-filled data centre disk drive

Mar. 8, 2017
Microsoft ports its Windows Server OS to the Qualcomm Centriq SoC

Mar. 8, 2017
AMD unveils Naples, a 32-core and faster CPU based on its Zen architecture

Mar. 8, 2017
HPE's acquisition of Nimble Storage was a smart move

Mar. 7, 2017
Let's have a look at Cisco's HyperFlex converged solutions

Mar. 2, 2017
Chinese IoT devices have hidden backdoor

Mar. 2, 2017
Oracle's new 12cR2 database solution

Feb. 28, 2017
Imation fined for PI violation

Feb. 28, 2017
ESET has BO vulnerability

Feb. 27, 2017
Security flaw found in MS' IE, Edge browsers

Feb. 27, 2017
D-Link fixes security bug in its firmware

Feb. 22, 2017
Cisco reveals a whole new range of software-based systems

Feb. 21, 2017
Gartner offers the IT community some tips on handling Hadoop

Feb. 20, 2017
Microsoft releases its Trinity technology under a MIT license

Feb. 17, 2017
Microsoft's issues with MongoDB

Feb. 16, 2017
Xen Proj has a message for sysadmins

Feb. 15, 2017
RSA Conference gets underway soon

Feb. 15, 2017
Russia blamed for X-Agent malware

Feb. 15, 2017
Cisco is irked at wrong accusations

Feb. 13, 2017
Can ML offer protection from malware?

Feb. 13, 2017
Oracle is after Google, again

Feb. 9, 2017
Toshiba launches new, low-cost NAS disk drives

Feb. 8, 2017
Cisco announces two new all-flash HyperFlex systems

Feb. 7, 2017
Elon Musk joins the battle against Trump's immigration ban

Feb. 6, 2017
Cisco expects product failures to increase over the years

Jan. 30, 2017
MIT will always have a love affair with the PDP-10

Jan. 30, 2017
Oracle changes the way it charges users on AWS

Jan. 27, 2017
Oracle tells us a bit more about the future of Solaris

Jan. 25, 2017
There is ongoing tension between VMware and Nutanix these days

Jan. 25, 2017
Microsoft's Wine 2.0 Windows/Linux app converter tool now available

Jan. 25, 2017
Facebook reconfigures its open network switch called the Backpack

Jan. 24, 2017
IBM says its XIV storage array has 3 more product releases coming

Jan. 19, 2017
Apple is raising its app store prices by about 33.6 percent

Jan. 19, 2017
British universities get £3 million to build an ARM supercomputer

Jan. 18, 2017
Oracle pushes its quarterly Critical Patch Update Advisory

Jan. 17, 2017
IBM patches a nasty bug in its VIOS, now needs a reboot

Jan. 16, 2017
D-Wave launches open-source quantum-hybrid software

Jan. 12, 2017
Google introduces its Cloud Key Management Service, beta version

Jan. 12, 2017
Is blockchain technology secure in transfering medical data?

Jan. 11, 2017
More on the 'Building IoT London Conference'

Jan. 10, 2017
Citrix acquires 'app layering' firm Unidesk

Jan. 9, 2017
IBM filed more than 8,000 new patent applications last year

Jan. 6, 2017
The worse ransomware attacks

Jan. 5, 2017
Universities eager to keep the web safe

Jan. 5, 2017
Criminals pose as IT job candidates

Jan. 4, 2017
Smart meters are very insecure

Jan. 4, 2017
Intel to ship its Optane chips

Jan. 3, 2017
PHP Mailer at risk of RCE attacks

Dec. 23, 2016
More on the MicroProfile enterprise Java project

Dec. 19, 2016
Insurance underwriters handle hundreds of security breach claims

Dec. 19, 2016
Akamai Technologies acquires American startup company Cyberfend

Dec. 19, 2016
LinkedIn resets 55,000 member passwords, warns 9.5 million users

Dec. 19, 2016
Cybercriminals arrested and extradited from Romania to the US

Dec. 15, 2016
Yahoo found negligent when it comes to internet security practices

Dec. 14, 2016
IDC has updated its object-based storage market report

Dec. 14, 2016
Designing special-purpose hardware should be as easy as writing software

Dec. 12, 2016
IBM tries to promote its on-premises cloud initiative

Dec. 12, 2016
VMware finally releases its vSphere Integrated Containers

Dec. 9, 2016
Organizations spend about 5.6 percent of their IT budget on security

Dec. 7, 2016
Brocade launches its WorkFlow automation suite

Dec. 6, 2016
NIST asserts that code analysis tools need to be connected together

Dec. 5, 2016
Micron launches highest density SATA SS drive in the industry

Dec. 2, 2016
Microsoft rebuffs the Zero Outage Initiative




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