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Latest IT News:

Dec. 2, 2016
Microsoft rebuffs the Zero Outage Initiative

Nov. 30, 2016
Android's many security issues continue unabated

Nov. 30, 2016
Gartner: global server sales dropped in the third quarter

Nov. 29, 2016
Banks and financial institutions are uncertain about blockchain technology

Nov. 29, 2016
Hackers breached the security at a Liechtenstein bank, now ask for ransom

Nov. 28, 2016
ISOC says companies aren't doing enough to minimize security breaches

Nov. 28, 2016
Microsoft's latest update left all Azure RHEL instances hackable

Nov. 24, 2016
HPE plans an ambitious reengineering of its server architecture

Nov. 24, 2016
VMware pushes out a few security advisories for vSphere

Nov. 22, 2016
Microsoft plans to emulate x86 instructions on ARM chips

Nov. 21, 2016
Microsoft makes PowerShell the default command line tool

Nov. 21, 2016
HPE sells twice as many enterprise servers as its old rival Dell

Nov. 18, 2016
VMware quietly launches its new ESXi vSphere 6.5 OS

Nov. 17, 2016
HPE outsources its OpenStack project to MicroFocus

Nov. 16, 2016
Seagate tweaks its IronWolf drives to make them stream data faster

Nov. 15, 2016
The importance of backing up your precious data

Nov. 14, 2016
IBM outlines the newest version of its OpenStack toolkit

Nov. 10, 2016
Red Hat modifies its OpenStack support plan

Nov. 9, 2016
Scientists at MIT improve code optimisation for multi-core processors

Nov. 8, 2016
Alibaba wants to be more involved in the Java community

Nov. 7, 2016
HPE's OneView on-ramp system saves time configuring servers

Nov. 7, 2016
Intel Optane SSD servers to be used in IBM's public cloud

Nov. 3, 2016
Wix tool at risk of hijack

Nov. 3, 2016
Cisco issues critical security patch

Nov. 2, 2016
More on Joomla's security issues

Nov. 2, 2016
Teanager guilty of DDoS attacks

Nov. 1, 2016
Schneider faces another security issue

Nov. 1, 2016
The JSON format is quirky at times

Nov. 1, 2016
VMware's NSX has a nasty bug

Oct. 31, 2016
Indexed DB to improve way of storing data

Oct. 27, 2016
ARM wants to please the enterprise server market segment

Oct. 26, 2016
IBM challenged OpenStack six months ago: here are the results...

Oct. 26, 2016
Seagate's 6th gen disk drives boost storage capacities by 50 percent

Oct. 24, 2016
Microsoft expands the analytic capabilities of its R-Analysis package

Oct. 24, 2016
Hitachi Data Systems offers new enterprise all-flash array solution

Oct. 20, 2016
Cisco is updating its storage networking equipment

Oct. 19, 2016
There is a lot of IPv6 servers already in the DNS system

Oct. 18, 2016
Learn more about VSAN: VMware's virtual SAN system manager

Oct. 17, 2016
Current GPS technology isn't reliable enough for fully autonomous vehicles

Oct. 13, 2016
VMS will be running on x86 servers in three years

Oct. 11, 2016
Gen-Z: a new high-performance bus linking system

Oct. 11, 2016
Cisco is now looking at other niche market areas

Oct. 11, 2016
Intel now ships field-programmable gate array processors

Oct. 6, 2016
U.K. residents don't trust their government

Oct. 6, 2016
Watch out for malware on your cam sessions

Oct. 6, 2016
VMware wants to cozy up with AWS

Oct. 5, 2016
2 cybercriminals to spend next 12 years in jail

Oct. 5, 2016
Kaspersky to kill the MarsJoke ransomware

Oct. 3, 2016
NHS Trusts don't monitor cloud app usage

Sep. 29, 2016
IEEE approves the specifications for 2.5 and 5 Gbps Ethernet, 802.11bz

Sep. 28, 2016
Yahoo Mail suffers another service disruption in less than a week

Sep. 27, 2016
Detecting software flaws by subjecting the code to bad input?

Sep. 27, 2016
STUN tool can help network admins choose between various connection paths

Sep. 27, 2016
Windows Server 2016 will cost more than 2012

Sep. 26, 2016
NetApp refreshes its all-flash FAS and hybrid arrays

Sep. 26, 2016
Violin Memory trying hard to reinvent itself amid tough times

Sep. 22, 2016
Dell targets companies and organizations running SAP HANA

Sep. 20, 2016
Global Switch 2 experiences second major outage in 3 months

Sep. 19, 2016
Modular Enterprise Java 'MicroProfile' is now available

Sep. 19, 2016
IPv4 address depletion makes measuring the size of the Web more difficult

Sep. 15, 2016
Oracle delays its Java Enterprise Edition 8 to 2017

Sep. 14, 2016
Apache Software Foundation considers taking custody of JDE NetBeans

Sep. 14, 2016
Global server revenue down 0.8 percent, but shipments up two percent

Sep. 13, 2016
Microsoft has several problems with its StorSimple NAS devices

Sep. 12, 2016
IBM unleashes its new Linux-based S-822-LC system

Sep. 8, 2016
U.S. DoE invests $39.8 million in its Exascale Computing Project

Sep. 7, 2016
Coordinating C2C Comms in hardware rather than software

Sep. 6, 2016
Another airline computer glitch, this time it's British Airways

Sep. 1, 2016
VMware's own cloud is now profitable and innovative

Aug. 31, 2016
Microsoft launches C# SDK for its new language parsing API dubbed LUIS

Aug. 30, 2016
Microsoft releases Windows 10 for IoT Core

Aug. 29, 2016
VMware starts new initiative dubbed Cross-Cloud Architecture

Aug. 25, 2016
IBM to offer software-only storage solution without hardware

Aug. 25, 2016
Red Hat embraces OpenStack’s Neutron with new offering

Aug. 24, 2016
Trying to do two updates at the same time isn't a good idea

Aug. 23, 2016
Microsoft's curl/wget conundrum from a developer's perspective

Aug. 23, 2016
Fujitsu chose 64-bit ARM CPUs for its new exascale supercomputer

Aug. 22, 2016
Scientists say OpenFlow's architecture is inefficient

Aug. 17, 2016
Windows 10 anniversary update crashes on some SSD PCs

Aug. 16, 2016
Intel's new Optane XPoint SSDs and DIMMs could be delayed

Aug. 15, 2016
Microsoft’s Flow scripting engine is now available on Android

Aug. 11, 2016
Violin Memory enters into strategic partnership with GlobalLogic

Aug. 9, 2016
The U.S. government asks its agencies to consider open-source software

Aug. 9, 2016
VMware is in a pickle after buggy release of version 6.2.3

Aug. 8, 2016
Another server outage at a major airline, this time it's Delta

Aug. 8, 2016
More on the software-defined network StreaMonitor system

Aug. 8, 2016
Toshiba makes a 7.68 TB version of its dual-port NVMe flash drive

Aug. 4, 2016
Non-volatile 256-megabit DDR3 server chips soon to ship

Aug. 3, 2016
Britain suffers delayed IT spending caused by Brexit

Aug. 1, 2016
Acronis claims its Backup-12 software is the fastest on the planet

Jul. 28, 2016
C and Java share the top 2 spots in IEEE's latest survey

Jul. 28, 2016
HPE to go ahead with an Itanium refresh cycle for 2017

Jul. 27, 2016
Western Digital starts its test production of 64-layer 3D NAND

Jul. 27, 2016
Intel's new E5-4600 processor is a variant of its E5-2600

Jul. 26, 2016
Wireless keyboards aren't as safe as you might expect them to be

Jul. 20, 2016
Microsoft to add 5 new features to the TCP stack in Windows Server 2016

Jul. 14, 2016
AT&T getting ready to release its virtualisation automation software

Jul. 13, 2016
Microsoft releases details on how Windows Server 2016 will be released

Jul. 12, 2016
Google suffered latency and write errors for 211 minutes on June 28

Jul. 11, 2016
The Internet of Things re-ignites demand for assembly language skills

Jul. 5, 2016
Linux vendors want to stop developing for 32-bit CPUs

Jul. 4, 2016
StoreServ arrays now utilize an ASIC in their storage solutions




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