Apple iCloud review

Reviews 1 Apr, 2015 Rene Millman Adam Shepherd

We take a look at what Apple's iCloud service has to offer users looking to securely sync and store data in the cloud


Western Digital Sentinel DX4200 review

Reviews 1 Apr, 2015 Dave Mitchell

It’s good value but WD’s Sentinel DX4200 fails to impress as a backup appliance


Quorum OnQ Flex review

Reviews 10 Mar, 2015 Dave Mitchell

£10k will buy you close to the perfect backup and recovery system


Tinder’s relationship with Rackspace underpins your casual flirting

News 5 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Dating app picks Rackspace’s database-as-a-service to support swiping activity

SanDisk crushes cost of flash storage with super-cheap all-flash arrays

News 5 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The all-flash arrays will start at less than $1 per gigabyte to offer the benefits of flash at lower costs

Synology RackStation RS815+ review

Reviews 4 Mar, 2015 Dave Mitchell

The RS815+ rack NAS appliance delivers on Synology’s performance promises


Reddit vows to take down revenge porn posts

News 25 Feb, 2015 Joe Curtis

Social forum will pull nude pictures if victims say they were posted without consent

Hacker hands

Kaspersky uncovers hard drive hackers with Stuxnet links

News 17 Feb, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

The Equation Group is believed to have been infecting machines for 20 years

Cloud security

Why Box hasn't solved the cloud encryption conundrum

Analysis & Insight 16 Feb, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder takes a closer look at Box's recent cloud data encryption push and finds the vendor still has some work to do

Synology DiskStation DS3615xs review

Reviews 5 Feb, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Synology’s mighty desktop NAS appliance delivers performance and features in abundance


Veeam claims victory in Symantec patent battle

News 4 Feb, 2015 Joe Curtis

Backup rivals near end of three-year backup product court case


MongoDB to give customers three engines to power apps

News 3 Feb, 2015

Third iteration of NoSQL database to let customers choose between engine types for different workloads

Doctor NHS

NHS to face compulsory data protection audits by law

News 2 Feb, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) now has the power to carry out compulsory data audits within NHS organisations

Box cloud platform chosen by AstraZeneca

News 28 Jan, 2015 Clare Hopping

The biopharmaceutical firm has rolled out the service to its 51,000 employees across more than 100 countries

Intel joins Cambridge University’s high performance computing centre

News 27 Jan, 2015 Joe Curtis

Chipmaker to work with Dell and Cambridge on helping researchers get the best out of HPC


IBM denies it's planning to axe 110,000 jobs

News 26 Jan, 2015 Caroline Donnelly

Big Blue has spoken out in response to reports suggesting large-scale lay-offs could be imminent

Dell Storage SC4020 review

Reviews 14 Jan, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Dell’s Storage SC4020 brings affordable enterprise data tiering and fast flash-based arrays to SMBs


Infortrend EonStor DS1024B review

Reviews 6 Jan, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Infortrend re-invents entry-level storage for SMBs with an affordable high-speed hybrid array

computer dollars

IT departments under pressure to speed up data recovery, finds Veeam

News 2 Dec, 2014 Joe Curtis

Veeam study finds application downtime is costing businesses £1.3 million a year

Firefox to switch default search engine from Google to Yahoo

News 20 Nov, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Mozilla signs five-year agreement with Yahoo