infrastructure as a service (IaaS)

Cloud spending now swallows 20% of IT budgets
Cloud

Cloud spending now swallows 20% of IT budgets

The IaaS market grew 30% in 2017, as the big four players fight for market share
1 Aug 2018
To win the enterprise, Google must cut the tech jargon
Cloud

To win the enterprise, Google must cut the tech jargon

CTO Brian Stevens says GCP needs to get better at talking about technology
28 Jul 2018
Alphabet overcomes Android fine to record $33bn in revenue
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Business strategy

Alphabet overcomes Android fine to record $33bn in revenue

EU penalty hurts profits but cloud, advertising and video drive growth
24 Jul 2018
Walmart and Microsoft ink cloud deal in fight against Amazon
Cloud

Walmart and Microsoft ink cloud deal in fight against Amazon

Azure is now Walmart's strategic cloud provider, uniting Amazon rivals
18 Jul 2018
Is AWS about to start selling network switches?
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Cloud

Is AWS about to start selling network switches?

Public cloud player is toying with hybrid cloud approach that would undermine Cisco - report
17 Jul 2018
Netskope acquires Sift to boost its Security Cloud
Cloud

Netskope acquires Sift to boost its Security Cloud

Sift's Cloud Hunter will be integrated into Netskope's security offering to help businesses secure their cloud infrastructure
13 Jul 2018
Oracle bundles cloud and on-premise revenues together
Cloud

Oracle bundles cloud and on-premise revenues together

Database vendor combines figures for SaaS, PaaS and IaaS, but why?
26 Jun 2018
HPE launches hybrid cloud-as-a-service offering
hybrid cloud

HPE launches hybrid cloud-as-a-service offering

Consumption-based model supports Azure and AWS, but not Google Cloud
20 Jun 2018
Microsoft staff urge Satya Nadella to end ICE contract
Policy & legislation

Microsoft staff urge Satya Nadella to end ICE contract

Tim Cook, Sundar Pichai and Mark Zuckerberg denounce America's family separation policy
20 Jun 2018
AWS to create 1,000 new tech jobs in Ireland
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Careers & training

AWS to create 1,000 new tech jobs in Ireland

New office in central Dublin seeks software developers and data centre engineers
19 Jun 2018
Citrix quietly ditches Xen and NetScaler brands
virtualisation

Citrix quietly ditches Xen and NetScaler brands

Existing brands snuffed days after new products were announced at its annual conference
16 May 2018
Red Hat teams up with IBM, Microsoft in container app push
hybrid cloud

Red Hat teams up with IBM, Microsoft in container app push

The deals will allow developers to access a range of jointly managed container services
9 May 2018
Gartner: Cloud giants' dominance poses challenges for users
public cloud

Gartner: Cloud giants' dominance poses challenges for users

Top 10 providers could gain "unchecked influence" over customers
12 Apr 2018
VMware and AWS bring hybrid partnership to Europe
VMware
virtualisation

VMware and AWS bring hybrid partnership to Europe

Virtualisation giant also announces four new services to support VMware Cloud on AWS
8 Mar 2018
95% of data centre traffic will come from cloud by 2021
cloud computing

95% of data centre traffic will come from cloud by 2021

Volume of data will lead to more hyperscale cloud facilities, report predicts
6 Feb 2018
Mirai variant targets billions of ARC-based IoT devices
malware

Mirai variant targets billions of ARC-based IoT devices

Researchers suggest the variant could 'change the landscape of Linux IoT infection'
17 Jan 2018
Security flaw 'affects all Intel chips from the last decade'
Security

Security flaw 'affects all Intel chips from the last decade'

But an OS-level fix could drastically affect device performance - report
3 Jan 2018
OpenStack prioritises container security with Kata
infrastructure as a service (IaaS)

OpenStack prioritises container security with Kata

Kata Containers allow container management tools to run on bare metal without isolating workloads
6 Dec 2017
Microsoft Azure deploysAMD chips for storage workloads
Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure deploysAMD chips for storage workloads

The move will help AMD target Intel's server market share
6 Dec 2017
Two thirds of enterprises will have multiple clouds by 2019
hybrid cloud

Two thirds of enterprises will have multiple clouds by 2019

Analysts find that more choice brings more complexity
27 Nov 2017
Synology DiskStation DS3617xs review
network attached storage (NAS)

Synology DiskStation DS3617xs review

Synology’s biggest desktop NAS appliance gets a welcome performance boost
30 Dec 2016
Seagate creates 10TB hard drive for cloud datacentres
News

Seagate creates 10TB hard drive for cloud datacentres

Seagate Enterprise 3.5 Capacity HDD offers lowest power to TB ratio
13 Jan 2016
Huawei and Telefonica to push enterprise cloud migration
cloud computing

Huawei and Telefonica to push enterprise cloud migration

Deal will see the firms collaborate on moving infrastructure to Telefonica’s OpenStack datacentres
27 Nov 2015
AWS: Old tech giants have lost desire to innovate
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Business strategy

AWS: Old tech giants have lost desire to innovate

Yesterday's technology companies lack customer focus, says Andy Jassy
8 Oct 2015