Hat Trick ditches industry-specific hardware and deploys Black Pearl, which gives NAS-like file access from tape
Welcome to the dawn of conversational computing. A big part of this week's Google-HTC deal is about building smartphones -- and other AI-powered devices -- that talk to us. Also: Facebook turns over Russian-linked ads.
ExtraHop focuses on network visibility tools with new features, Aerohive launches HiveManager NG for private clouds and Extreme bakes in elements of recently acquired Avaya for campuses.
Security vendor Sophos has updated its channel program to support Cloud Security Providers, a new Sophos partner designation; other channel news from the week.
News roundup: Researchers uncovered a large number of iOS app security risks. Plus, Viacom exposed its critical data through a misconfigured AWS S3 bucket, and more.
Networking will eventually become a critical component of Cisco Intersight, a new cloud-based data center management system focused on the computing layer today.
Cisco is folding its data center management software into a cloud based product called Cisco Intersight that will harness the collective intelligence of its customers.
Transport for London has rejected Uber's application for its licence renewal, citing a lack of corporate responsibility as the reason
CloudBees, the steward of the Jenkins DevOps platform, has teamed up with partners to provide managed Jenkins services, as well as new security features and database support.
Businesses view cyber security as a way to provide new opportunities and improve customer loyalty, according to a Vodafone report
Bloggers look into Veriflow's new intent-based network capabilities, BGP convergence without timer changes and the success of security spending.
Small businesses in the US have filed a class-action lawsuit against credit rating firm Equifax, representing millions of others affected by a breach of personal data
As DevSecOps grows, policy as code will take over where infrastructure as code left off through new tools such as HashiCorp Sentinel.
Traditional banks know they need to modernise IT to retain market share, but replacing legacy systems is like defusing a bomb
It's been slightly more than a year and we still don't know much about the details of Brexit but what is already clear is that PCs cost a lot more as a result
The majority of worldwide education organisations were hit with a DNS attack in 2016, according to a survey from EfficientIP
Speaking at the inaugural Datacloud Ireland event in Dublin, NetApp chief privacy officer, Sheila FitzPatrick, outlined her concerns over tech suppliers cashing in on the enterprise rush for GDPR compliance
The importance of being able to deliver specialised customer support has been highlighted by a report from Virtustream
Major tech firms were targeted by malware hidden in Avast’s Piriform CCleaner software, researchers have found, leading to speculation that it may have been state-sponsored espionage attack
Companies of all sizes may find themselves faced with highly capable state-sponsored cyber attacks, but steps can be taken to shore up defences
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission admitted a 2016 breach that was previously undisclosed may have enabled threat actors to engage in illegal stock trades.
The latest Magic Quadrant for UCaaS shows a maturing market with capabilities that exceed on-premises UC and UCaaS providers with greater global reach.
Verizon expands its enterprise portfolio with managed SDP security, underpinned with Vidder software. Also, InfoVista and Cato Networks combine services for an SD-WAN gateway.
Among keynoters at Chilmark Research conference on payer-provider convergence is veteran health IT exec John Glaser -- Cerner population health senior VP and former Siemens CEO.
Dell EMC's SCv3000 launch includes automated hybrid tiering, data compression and replication with federated clusters. Dell EMC announced a money-back efficiency guarantee.
An undocumented Word feature found by Kaspersky Lab could lead to system information theft and affects users on both PCs and mobile devices.
New Android device enrollment capabilities let IT configure settings and EMM before deploying to users -- but they have some manufacturer limitations.
There needs to be a change in the way technology is designed and in attitudes to data security to ensure cyber safety, say industry experts
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From 'Bring Your Own License' to Universal Credits, are the recent changes Oracle made to its cloud pricing model enough to compete with AWS?
More customers want to invest in the cloud but many are reporting problems building it on legacy networking
Immelt is out, Flannery is in -- but GE Digital continues its efforts to blaze a trail as the platform for industrial IoT.
Phishing attacks continue to increase in volume and sophistication, according to researchers at security firm Webroot
Speaking at the inaugural Datacloud Ireland event, Irish state minister Patrick Breen outlined the government’s commitment to helping other datacentre operators avoid the planning problems Apple has encountered in Athenry
A study commissioned by networking solutions supplier Riverbed claims that legacy networks are causing problems for businesses trying to undergo digital transformation, and more decision makers are considering SDN as a result
Particle accelerator lab has set out a plan, inviting the industry to help it develop next-generation IT to support science
The security vendor has found that ever since going independent the channel has been very keen to work with the firm and it is still open to working with more partners
The cloud computing skills shortage in the UK is costing businesses hundreds of millions of pounds in lost revenue
Air traffic control organisation Nats is upgrading its network capabilities to enhance its performance
Even as Southeast Asia works towards coordinating cyber security strategies, more needs to be done to establish cyber norms
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are key components of the newly launched Aruba 360 Secure Fabric user behavioral analytics security software.
Arista is planning to release next quarter a new version of EOS and an upgrade of Arista CloudVision. The company is offering a different approach to the hybrid cloud than Cisco.
AWS per-second billing is a welcome change, but one likely tailored to lure new enterprises, rather than assist users that have optimized their environments or gone up the stack.
As CI/CD pipelines go mainstream in the DevOps boat, Puppet shops will have a new option from a familiar vendor.
Starling Banks CIO tells Computer Weekly about life at a bank that is challenging traditional IT thinking
With the release of Veritas Access Appliance and the object-based Cloud Storage, the storage software vendor follows a path it started down with NetBackup Appliances for backup.
The voices of consumers are being missed as communications services providers, industry bodies and the government set the agenda for the UK’s communications infrastructure market after Brexit
Hitachi puts its name in the digital transformation game with the creation of Hitachi Vantara and the commercial release of its Lumada IoT platform.
BMW has launched its latest programme to support tech startups in the UK
Continuing efforts to make the mainframe technically fashionable, IBM offers a system promising rock-solid container security to compete against other container management tools.
MicroScope gathered together a group of storage industry representatives to
discuss the channel’s role in data management in the cloud era and how the upcoming GDPR is being handled
An event next month organised by the vendor and its distributor is designed to recruit more enterprise partners to the fold
Finland’s public sector aims to save €1bn by 2029 as a result of digitising public services
Salesforce customers met up for the Dutch leg of the supplier's world tour with a distinctly non-techy crowd present
Startup claims near-bare metal NVMe performance by offloading controller functionality to multiple CPUs on back-end storage with an optimised Linux-based operating system
A study has revealed that most UK local authorities have suffered cyber attacks in the past year, showing local government is a key target for cyber criminals and that legacy software is a top security concern
Cyber crime is still a significant risk to individuals and organisations, a report claims, with the top threats including business email compromise, ransomware, and banking and mobile malware
The UK, France and Italy will use a meeting with technology companies at the UN General Assembly in New York to press for development of technical solutions to defeat terrorist activity on the internet
Businesses that have invested in trials of blockchain technology will repeat their investments
Ahead of Oracle’s OpenWorld 2017 event, Larry Ellison announces simplification of cloud pricing, attached to increased automation in database and middleware
Organisations in the Middle East face IT recruitment challenges unless they offer more training and employ more women
DevOps and containers go hand in hand, and as Windows containers catch up with Linux they'll blur the lines for IT ops between historically divided OS environments.
For organizations that must analyze large amounts of data quickly and efficiently, nothing beats solid-state storage. Predictive analytics applications perform better with flash.
Autotask discussed digital transformation, product line unification and technology roadmaps at the company's annual meeting for service providers.
Veritas 360 platform upgrades -- including cloud deduplication for NetBackup -- dominate the opening day of the vendor's Veritas Vision 2017 user conference.
CCleaner malware was spread to users via an infected software update for close to one month, highlighting the dangers of supply chain attacks and the need for code signing.
Poor password practices are still putting UK citizens and the companies they work for at risk, a survey reveals
After a round of layoffs to its Solaris division, it appears Oracle is phasing out its hardware portfolio and continuing to focus on the cloud.
Software supplier Veritas says it has delivered on its promises but there is still work to do in realising its data management vision
Former CEO John Chambers will leave the networking sector kingpin after 27 years, supplier reveals
Cloud giant claims the world of tech is a very different place than it was in 2006 when it debuted its per-hour billing model
New Qumulo storage fabric replicates data between local and public cloud storage on AWS. QF2 is the first version of Core that runs in a public cloud.
As the use of drones continues to expand, regulators are trying to make sure rules governing the burgeoning drone industry ensure safety, but don't hinder innovation.
Public sector cloud adoption continues to rise, but wide-scale digital transformation success remains elusive, claims Cloud Industry Forum research
Research from CIF and UKCloud has revealed that the public sector has a fair way to go to to really claim it is committed to using hosted services
Salesforce Analytics extended to data sources outside the platform. Salesforce Einstein AI adds forecasting, email insights and opportunity scoring features for Sales Cloud users.
An analysis of how Q2 went across EMEA from Context has indicated that multi function printers are in strong demand
Security industry needs to get involved to raise awareness of cyber security career opportunities, say commentators
Microsoft claims connectivity issues that blighted Outlook and Hotmail users for much of Monday 18 September have now been largely resolved
The Middle East and the UAE in particular is setting up as a centre for startups
Banks in the United Arab Emirates will share information on cyber attacks through a platform instigated by the country’s banking federation
Through Aruba 360 Secure Fabric, partners can tap into the network security capabilities of the vendor's portfolio, which features IntroSpect UEBA and ClearPass technology.
Former Cisco exec Charles Giancarlo takes over as CEO of Pure Storage from Scott Dietzen with the all-flash pioneer set to become a billion-dollar baby. Will profits follow?
Avast-owned Piriform has warned that some versions of its CCleaner software was compromised by hackers that would allow them to install malware on users’ computers
Since it announced plans to be a channel-first organisation the SAM specialist has seen plenty of interest from resellers
Monday morning service issues hit users of Microsoft's online productivity suite, Office 365, and its free consumer email service, Outlook
The train operator has teamed up with Cisco, Network Rail Telecoms and others to collaborate on an Innovate UK funded proof of concept for ultrafast Wi-Fi on board
Equifax replaces two senior staff members as it reveals how many Britons were hit by a massive data breach that affected millions of consumers
Not surprisingly, Middle East digital disruption will take centre stage at this year’s GITEX event in Dubai
A SolarWinds survey reveals that IT professionals are more concerned with cyber security than losing their jobs to artificial intelligence