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How SoftLayer Guided IBM’s Journey To The Cloud

Some were surprised when IBM bought into the cloud with seven-yearold SoftLayer. but Chris Preimesberger thinks the strategy is paying…

8 years ago

Google v Amazon: It’s Not Just A Price War

Google cut its prices to take on Amazon Web Services, says Chris Preimesberger, but it also added some powerful features

8 years ago

Mike Lynch Attacks HP Management Ahead Of Shareholder Meeting

Former Autonomy boss Mike Lynch calls on shareholders to investigate 'misleading' HP statements

8 years ago

Software AG Announces Intelligent Business Operations Platform – CeBIT 2014

Software AG's CEO, Karl-Heinz Streibich, tells CeBIT he wants businesses to transform into digital enterprises by analysing data faster and…

8 years ago

MWC 2014 Video: CEO Rob Glaser Talks About The Potential Of RealPlayer Cloud

Glaser says the service is not attempting to compete with YouTube

8 years ago

The Big Boys Are Rocking The OpenStack Bandwagon

HP and IBM have picked up on OpenStack quickly, says Chris Preimesberger. But the real kudos should go to the…

8 years ago

HP Risks Losing Customers’ Trust

HP's ill-conceived policy on firmware updates could damage its relationship with its customers, says Wayne Rash

8 years ago

5 Myths of Dimensional Modelling

Data warehouses should be fast and accessible. Data modelling is the way to ensure this, says Ralph Kimball

8 years ago

Rackspace CEO Retires As Firm Looks Towards Hybrid Cloud

Rackspace CEO Lanham Napier retires and is replaced by co-founder Graham Weston, who will steer the company to higher-level services

8 years ago

Learning Data Visualisation

To understand and communicate data, you must visualise it - for yourself and for other people - says Nathan Yau

8 years ago

Larry Ellison: The NSA Can’t Get Into Our Databases

Oracle CEO claims the database software “hasn't been broken into for a couple of decades”

8 years ago

Baboom! Kim Dotcom Previews Music Service, Launches Debut Album

Good Times by Kim Dotcom is out on Baboom, iTunes and Google Play

8 years ago

The Rise Of Scale Out Storage

Virtualisation helped solve It problems, but created more issues, that only scale out architectures can solve, says Stefan Bernbo

8 years ago

How Governments Will Shape Data Centres

Governments' energy policies and surveillance activities will unintentionally shape our data centres, says Peter Judge

8 years ago

Can European Telcos Protect Customers From The NSA?

European telcos could ease customers' fear of US-based surveillance, if they can build the right services, says Birger Steen

8 years ago

Dell World 2013: Dell Beefs Up Cloud With Red Hat OpenStack Alliance

Michael Dell announces deal with Red Hat to co-develop OpenStack products - and Microsoft and Google tie-ups

8 years ago

The Cloud Will No Longer Be Free

Free storage is going away - and so will other freemum services, says Wayne Rash

8 years ago

Check Point: Good Security Is About Discovering The Unknown

Gabi Reish from Check Point explains why traditional IT security solutions are becoming irrelevant

8 years ago

CA Expo: DevOps Still Top Of The Agenda

CEO Mike Gregoire says CA's fascination with rapid development practices is not going away

8 years ago

Big Data Strikes The Right Chord With Music Listeners

Mat Young explains the big data magic behind companies like Spotify and Shazam

8 years ago

Hadoop 2 Pushes Big Data Further Into The Mainstream

The new Apache Hadoop promises a world where Big Data players work together, says Doug Cutting

8 years ago

Box CEO Aaron Levie Calls Alleged NSA Spying ‘Inappropriate’

Box CEO calls for more transparency in government surveillance and says country-specific networks are a bad idea

8 years ago

Apple iWork Isn’t Enterprise Class

iWork might be free, but it isn't a patch on Microsoft Office, says Don Reisinger

8 years ago

IP Expo: Moving Workloads To Make The Most Of The Cloud

With multiple clouds to choose from, you need a way to move workloads between the different providers, says Ian Masters

8 years ago

Hounslow Council Believes In The G-Cloud

Hounslow Council's Anthony Kemp is full of praise for G-Cloud as it becomes Box's first UK government customer

8 years ago

Microsoft Should Open Its Azure Cloud – Or Fail

Drastic measures are needed if Microsoft is to make an impact on Amazon's cloud control, says Peter Judge

8 years ago

Former CTO of NSA: ‘See Everything To Protect The Right Things’

Machine-generated data can enhance cyber security, says Prescott Winter during his keynote at .conf 2013

8 years ago

Boxworks 2013: Box Eyes Future IPO As Expansion Continues

Box CEO Aaron Levie and COO Dan Levin say IPO is on the cards

8 years ago

Hey Apple! Fingerprints Are For Ease Of Use, Not Security

The iPhone 5S's fingerprint recognition is for ease-of use, says Sean Michael Kerner. For security, have a look at iCloud…

8 years ago

It’s Time To End The Cloud Hype Cycle

There is a boom in data stored in the cloud, says Brian Gentile. Let's move on to real use of…

8 years ago