Appliances

Oracle announces IaaS offering, private cloud, new database and Exadata X3

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Larry Ellison launches new products and services at Oracle World in San Francisco, and goes on the offensive against IBM and EMC
01 Oct 2012

US patent reveals Microsoft 3D projection display device

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Meanwhile, Sony showcases "virtual reality" headset in new video
13 Sep 2012

Raspberry Pi manufacture relocates to UK from China

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Budget PC now to be made at Sony plant in South Wales
10 Sep 2012

Severn Trent Water implements SAP and decomissions mainframe

Water company simplifies and standardises its environment, and saves hundreds of thousands of pounds in running costs
06 Aug 2012

Apple must run ads to inform public Samsung did not copy iPad

Apple versus Samsung copyright case takes another bizarre twist
19 Jul 2012

Google Nexus 7 teardown reveals £5 cost difference between high and low end models

Lack of SD slot allows Google to capitalise on tablet retail value
13 Jul 2012

Chinese e-commerce site taking iPhone 5 preorders

iPhone 5 tech specs and images all available at Taobao
13 Jul 2012

Surface will not 'diminish importance' of Windows 8 tablet partners, says Ballmer

'Diversity of solutions' is the way forward for Windows 8, according to Microsoft CEO
09 Jul 2012

Cisco 'didn’t demonstrate value for money' says UK dairy firm switching to Avaya

Dairy Crest drops Cisco and Nortel and goes for the udder guys in new deal
29 Jun 2012

Google's Nexus 7: where will it fit in a maturing tablet market?

Underpowered but competitively priced, Google's early bird could yet get the worm
28 Jun 2012

Microsoft loses EU antitrust appeal, faces £688m fine

Meanwhile, Samsung Galaxy Tab banned from sale in US as Apple patent case comes to fruition
27 Jun 2012

Four-fifths of airports will use fast travel solutions by 2020, says IATA CEO

Self check-in, self-baggage check and paperless boarding to dominate airline industry within a decade
21 Jun 2012

Surface ‘could bridge the gap’ iPad fails to fill, says McDonald's IT manager

Industry reacts positively to Microsoft’s tablet announcement
20 Jun 2012

Microsoft Surface: insanely brilliant or a suicidal folly?

Will Microsoft's new tablet conquer the market, or kill the company's OEM relationships stone dead?
19 Jun 2012

Desktop decisions for Buro Happold as Windows 8 approaches

Engineering consultancy to hold off on upgrade – for now
12 Jun 2012

Top 10 causes of IT disasters – and how to deal with them (Available on-demand)

During this web seminar we will be looking at the sorts of incidents that can bring data centres grinding to a halt and what can be done about them.
22 May 2012

Oracle to acquire SaaS vendor Taleo for £1.2bn

Deal mirrors recent acquisitions in the cloud space by rivals SAP and Salesforce
10 Feb 2012

Leicestershire and Nottingham councils award shared services deal to Velos-IT

The finance and HR deal is worth up to £20m
10 Feb 2012

Government looks to set up £4bn hardware framework

The agreement will cover government departments, the BBC, the Royal Mail Group, the Met Office and NHS bodies
06 Feb 2012

DWP’s Work Programme susceptible to fraud due to IT delays

Department has also massively exceeded the programme's original IT budget
26 Jan 2012

Microsoft System Centre 2012 closes in on VMware vCentre

The release aims to help organisations manage their cloud portfolio
18 Jan 2012

Amazon opens up Free Usage Tier to Windows Server developers

Free cloud service now available for testing Windows apps
17 Jan 2012

Companies caught off guard by big data in 2011, says Oracle

Says more enterprises are turning to external datacentres to meet their big data needs
11 Jan 2012

SAP bolsters cloud portfolio with SuccessFactors acquisition

The deal is worth about £2.1bn
05 Dec 2011