New update

Dell welcomes certifications for SAP HANA

News 16 Apr, 2014 Clare Hopping

Dell's PowerEdge R920 server is now certified to run SAP HANA


WD Arkeia DA2300 review

Reviews 10 Apr, 2014 Dave Mitchell

WD’s latest Arkeia desktop backup appliances are excellent value but do they have the performance to match?

Computers connected to a mainframe

The IBM System/360 mainframe turns 50

News 7 Apr, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

As Big Blue's technology hits the big 5-0, industry watchers argue mainframes still have an important role to play today


Lenovo ThinkServer RD640 review

Reviews 26 Mar, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Lenovo’s ThinkServer RD640 rack server doesn't have the feature set to beat alternatives from Dell and HP.


Qsan AegisSAN Q500-P20-D316 review

Reviews 21 Mar, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Qsan’s AegisSAN Q500-P20 appliance delivers an affordable 10-Gigabit IP SAN solution to SMBs.


HP ProLiant DL580 Gen8 review

Reviews 11 Mar, 2014 Dave Mitchell

HP goes RISC hunting with the first Xeon E7 v2 server to market.


Qnap TS-EC879U-RP (2014) review

Reviews 5 Mar, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Qnap’s 8-bay NAS appliance offers top speed and has interesting virtualisation features on the horizon.


Boston Quattro 1396-T review

Reviews 28 Feb, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Boston’s new Quattro 1396-T uses an innovative design to take rack server density to the next level.


Dell EqualLogic PS6210XV review

Reviews 19 Feb, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Dell’s next generation of EqualLogic IP SAN disk arrays are injected with features that provide a big boost in performance.

HP to charge for server firmware updates & service packs from 19 February

News 10 Feb, 2014 Rene Millman

HP server customers that haven't paid for extended support or care packs to be hit with new charges.


Tandberg Data BizNAS R400 review

Reviews 6 Feb, 2014 Dave Mitchell

The R400 may be light on storage features but you won’t find a 1U rack with better Dropbox support.


Check Point 1100 Appliance review

Reviews 24 Jan, 2014 Dave Mitchell

Check Point’s 1100 Appliance offers plug and play enterprise level security at an affordable price.

For Sale

Lenovo drops $2.3 billion to buy IBM's x86 server business

News 23 Jan, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Deal marks end of months of speculation about Big Blue's plans to exit the x86 market.


HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 review

Reviews 1 Jan, 2014 Dave Mitchell

HP’s popular little MicroServer gets a complete Gen8 makeover and some quality remote management features.


Barracuda Backup Server 490 review

Reviews 30 Dec, 2013 Dave Mitchell

Barracuda’s Backup Server 490 streamlines your entire on-site, off-site and cloud data backup strategies with a single solution.


Dell PowerEdge R720 (2014) review

Reviews 26 Dec, 2013 Dave Mitchell

Dell’s flagship 2U rack server gets a big boost with Xeon E5-2600 v2 CPUs, faster memory and lightning quick SSD read caching.


Dell PowerEdge M1000e review

Reviews 20 Dec, 2013 Dave Mitchell

Dell beefs up its blade server with higher CPU densities, an innovative IP SAN blade and 40GbE converged Ethernet.

ARM server chip crew Calxeda 'shutting down'

News 20 Dec, 2013 Tom Brewster

Calxeda runs out of money despite apparent industry interest in ARM servers.


Dell SonicWALL NSA 2600 review

Reviews 18 Dec, 2013 Dave Mitchell

Offering a big boost in security features and performance, Dell SonicWALL NAS 2600 remains affordable for SMBs.


Bristol University powers up new supercomputer

News 13 Dec, 2013 Jane McCallion

New hardware is fastest and most advanced in UK, claims institution.