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Cloud Industry Forum backs EC cloud consultation

A thumbs-up in the clouds
The consultation is seeking feedback on key issues such as data protection and standardisation
23 May 2011

HP CEO warns of tough times in leaked memo

HP's Leo Apotheker
The company’s results are expected later this week
17 May 2011

Cloud use among multinationals up by 60 per cent

Skyscrapers and a cloudy sky
Ovum research also suggests enterprises are increasingly willing to use telcos for their cloud needs
16 May 2011

EMC World 2011: EMC utilises Google Search Appliance in VNX storage system

Connector aims to increase productivity by ensuring up-to-date intranet search results
11 May 2011

EMC World 2011: EMC exec slams Dell's cloud strategy

EMC says it will not become a cloud service provider, but will partner with companies
11 May 2011

West End theatre hails Casio EPoS system's performance

Casio QT-6600 and MicroTill rock The Dominion
10 May 2011

EMC World 2011: Cloud is the most disruptive change sector has ever seen

President and CEO Joe Tucci believes IT professionals will be more valued as a result
10 May 2011

McDonald's launches contactless payment across UK

Fast food gets faster
09 May 2011

Red Hat and IBM join forces to develop open source virtualisation

The companies are working together on projects to drive adoption of KVM
03 May 2011

Matterhorn invests £250m in south-east datacentres

Sites in Bury Green and Chesham will house more than 180,000 sq ft of data hall space
03 May 2011

Pepsi gets social with new vending machine

Drinks maker launches high-tech vending machine for users to gift drinks to one another
28 Apr 2011

Force10 Networks launches Open Cloud Networking

ISPs and multinationals offered low power, high network capacity datacentre-focused infrastructure
26 Apr 2011

Microsoft to demonstrate Samsung chips at technology centre

If pilot is successful the trial will be rolled out internationally
25 Apr 2011

Sourcefire improves intrusion prevention with new network processor

Open-source vendor markets its high-end systems at large enterprises, and easy set-up IPSx hardware at mid-sized firms
18 Apr 2011

Microsoft to reduce datacentre PUE to 1.25 within 24 months

The giant has created modular datacentres and designed a new motherboard to help it go green
18 Apr 2011

IT Leaders Forum: Cloud Computing Practical Next Steps

Join Computing to discuss real steps in moving to the cloud, from demonstrating the benefits to stakeholders, to SLAs and disaster recovery guarantees
11 Apr 2011

IT Leaders Forum: Virtualisation – From planning to implementation

Join Computing to discuss next steps in a successful virtualisation strategy
11 Apr 2011

Facebook to share green datacentre design with competitors

The social networking company says its new facility uses 38 per cent less energy than its older datacentres
11 Apr 2011

IBM unveils new cloud strategy and services

Big Blue aims to help enterprises move from experimentation and assessment to full-scale deployment
08 Apr 2011

Dell set to invest up to $1bn in datacentres and cloud offerings

Gartner suggests this points to a strategic move away from its usual product offerings
07 Apr 2011

IaaS providers not up to enterprise challenge says Gartner

They lack the range of services corporates need to achieve long-term strategic goals
07 Apr 2011

KPMG embarks on massive datacentre consolidation programme

Firm will shut 30 regional facilities and run a private cloud out of a new datacentre in Frankfurt
07 Apr 2011

Device management for the iPad age

Is the proliferation of consumer gizmos in the workplace driving you to distraction? Well, read on...
06 Apr 2011

Stagecoach to upgrade ticketing systems

Fujitsu to oversee refresh of South West and East Midlands Trains point-of-sale systems
04 Apr 2011