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Infrastructure

Rugged servers market to hit $945 million by 2032
Servers
Hardware

Rugged servers market to hit $945 million by 2032

Military and aerospace ‌will‌ ‌account for the largest share of the rugged servers market
30 May 2022
World's first exascale supercomputer revealed
The Frontier supercomputer
high-performance computing (HPC)

World's first exascale supercomputer revealed

Installation at the US Department of Energy is the first 'exascale' system to be officially recognised as the world's fastest
30 May 2022
Live streaming is pushing IT infrastructure to its absolute limits
A crowd of people at a gig all filming
streaming

Live streaming is pushing IT infrastructure to its absolute limits

Live streaming is the most profligate bandwidth consumer and puts untold strain on our creaking infrastructure, which means Steve now has no idea when…
28 May 2022
What is a DNS server?
Networks servers
Domain Name System (DNS)

What is a DNS server?

We explain what a DNS server is, how it works and how to avoid DNS hijacking
27 May 2022
What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?
A graphic showing the HTTPS symbol
web browser

What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?

It may not always be obvious what's behind a 503 error, but there are steps you can take to get back online
27 May 2022
Google adds new security vendor plugins for Chrome, improved Chrome OS policy controls for IT admins
Google Chrome logo on a Chromebook
operating systems

Google adds new security vendor plugins for Chrome, improved Chrome OS policy controls for IT admins

New integrations across various security pillars aim to improve Chrome OS and Chrome browser security for enterprise customers
27 May 2022
HPE and Nvidia unveil 'Champollion' AI supercomputer
A picture of the bust of French scholar and philologist Jean-François Champollion sat in front of a replica of the Rosetta Stone
Server & storage

HPE and Nvidia unveil 'Champollion' AI supercomputer

The system has been designed to accelerate the training of AI models and will eventually be made available on-demand to scientists and engineers
27 May 2022
UK government opens public consultation on data centre security
A corridor in a blue-hued data centre
data centres

UK government opens public consultation on data centre security

The call for views will run for eight weeks as the government begins the early stages of its latest step toward cyber resilience
26 May 2022
Huawei profiles next-gen data center facility
Data centre mainframe
data centres

Huawei profiles next-gen data center facility

The firm also unveiled its new energy-saving power supply system
26 May 2022
UK government begins scrutiny of Altice's mounting stake in BT under national security law
Billionaire Patrick Drahi's face in 2016
mergers and acquisitions

UK government begins scrutiny of Altice's mounting stake in BT under national security law

The government has previously said it would not hesitate to act and intervene to block foreign takeovers of major UK companies
26 May 2022
DuckDuckGo CEO defends platform after Microsoft online tracker agreement uncovered
DuckDuckGo CEO Gabriel Weinberg standing in front of his company's logo
privacy

DuckDuckGo CEO defends platform after Microsoft online tracker agreement uncovered

Gabriel Weinberg's defence was greeted warmly by the community and said the issue ultimately comes down to the unavoidable way the modern internet is …
26 May 2022
Google Chrome branded the least effective browser for stopping phishing attacks
The Chrome app icon on a mobile phone display
phishing

Google Chrome branded the least effective browser for stopping phishing attacks

The world's most popular browser came dead last when compared against competitors
26 May 2022
Red Hat and Samsung agree landmark software deal to develop next-gen storage
Samsung and Red Hat representatives meet to announce partnership
open source

Red Hat and Samsung agree landmark software deal to develop next-gen storage

The partnership is a first for Samsung as the companies commit to developing memory software designs that can keep up with emerging tech
25 May 2022
Tech CEO Dan O’Dowd calls out Elon Musk’s “false promises” in new US Senate campaign ad
A screenshot of US Senate hopeful Dan O'Dowd stood next to a graphic of the California state map
automation

Tech CEO Dan O’Dowd calls out Elon Musk’s “false promises” in new US Senate campaign ad

Santa Barbara billionaire’s campaign is aiming to ensure computers and tech are safe for humanity
25 May 2022
Short circuit: Will the chip shortage end this year?
Engineers working around a light table
components

Short circuit: Will the chip shortage end this year?

With tech remaining in short supply, we explore whether the industry can get supply chains up and running any time soon
25 May 2022
DOE ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌funds‌ ‌development of Qunnect's Quantum Repeater
Purple abstract quantum computing concept image
Security

DOE ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌funds‌ ‌development of Qunnect's Quantum Repeater

The $1.85 million grant will eventually pave the way for quantum internet
24 May 2022
Nvidia turns to liquid cooling to curb data centre energy consumption
Nvidia's new liquid cooled A100 card
data centres

Nvidia turns to liquid cooling to curb data centre energy consumption

More use cases are on the way as chip giant goes all-in on liquid cooling tech
24 May 2022
T-Mobile unveils new 5G Advanced Network Solutions
5G
Network & Internet

T-Mobile unveils new 5G Advanced Network Solutions

New suite of managed network solutions offers three 5G advanced network options for low-latency and greater reliability for the enterprise
24 May 2022
What is a PNG file?
A question mark inside a lightbulb
web browser

What is a PNG file?

We explain what a portable networks graphic is, plus how to edit and convert this type of file
20 May 2022
How to wipe a laptop easily and securely
A male hand switching on a laptop computer
Security

How to wipe a laptop easily and securely

A step by step guide on how to safely wipe data from a Windows, Mac, or Linux machine
20 May 2022
Podcast transcript: How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse
Thumbnail for the IT Pro Podcast transcript for the episode titled: 'How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse'
data centres

Podcast transcript: How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
20 May 2022
The IT Pro Podcast: How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse
Thumbnail for the latest episode of the IT Pro podcast titled: 'How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse'
data centres

The IT Pro Podcast: How Singapore became a data centre powerhouse

For a country with a smaller population than London, Singapore’s relationship with technology and data centres is a fascinating one
20 May 2022
What is cache memory?
A microprocessor found inside a smartphone
data processing

What is cache memory?

We explain the different categories of cache memory and how it differs from RAM
18 May 2022
Mastering endpoint security implementation
Endpoint protection or endpoint security interlocking gears
Security

Mastering endpoint security implementation

More devices connecting to the corporate network means more security risks. Here are some of the ways to protect your business
18 May 2022