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Van insurer saves truck-loads through server and storage refresh

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Autonet has slashed hardware spending by implementing VMware and NetApp technologies
27 Jul 2011

VMware launches vSphere 5 and Cloud Infrastructure Suite

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Cloud stack designed to enable customers to mix and match their public/private cloud infrastructure at will
13 Jul 2011

CSC launches BizCloud in the UK

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Biz Cloud will lower barriers of entry into the cloud market and appeal to companies concerned about security
28 Jun 2011

Law firm cuts server traffic as part of office move

Stephenson Harwood binds Ethernet and Fibre Channel networks at small cost using virtual I/O director
09 Jun 2011

KVM alliance sets sights on hypervisor leader

Industry heavyweights are getting behind Linux-based virtualisation technology KVM in a bid to challenge VMware’s market dominance. But while the move may make sense from a supplier perspective, some question the value for users
06 Jun 2011

Storage choices for virtual servers

Virtualisation strategies are usually only as effective as the storage architectures that underpin them
01 Jun 2011

VMware acquires social collaboration specialist Socialcast

The virtualisation pioneer has now made three big acquisitions in the collaborative tools market
01 Jun 2011

All-inclusive pricing leads to quick sale for Knight Frank

Estate agency trims IT costs with extensive server and storage consolidation project
20 May 2011

VMware extends SaaS portfolio by acquiring Shavlik

Deal will help it to serve the needs of small and medium-sized businesses
17 May 2011

Chrome OS: is it a serious alternative to Windows in the enterprise?

Computing takes a look at the business credentials of Google's new operating system
16 May 2011

Interview: KPMG CIO Bryan Clark

KPMG’s IT chief explains the roles the cloud and virtualisation are playing in the accounting giant’s IT strategy, and how he is assessing the potential of tablet devices
10 May 2011

Red Hat follows VMware with open-source PaaS

Both vendors playing catch-up in giving programmers cloud-based software development platforms
05 May 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

Birmingham Airport never wants to buy another server following virtualisation project

Five per cent physical server CPU utilisation made airport ripe for virtualisation success
10 Mar 2011

Canute and consumerisation


08 Mar 2011

MWC: Google's Schmidt says Nokia got it wrong

But he doesn't rule out working with the mobile phone giant in the future
16 Feb 2011

HP and VMware combine on cloud security

Deeper product integration to provide auto-adapting security policies
16 Feb 2011

Demand for quality IT recruits outstripping supply, employers claim

Demand for IT workers has increased for the sixth consecutive quarter, but employers are finding it hard to fill roles
21 Jan 2011

VMware defends server virtualisation pricing

Battle raging with Microsoft over software cost and complexity for small business customers
15 Nov 2010

Lack of tools hinders virtualisation uptake

Survey for CA reveals most enterprises are taking a cautious approach to virtualisation
26 Oct 2010

SANS Insitute launches its first European virtualisation security course

Ex-RAF top penetration tester to head-up the course
19 Oct 2010

Liverpool web site uses NTT Europe to deal with traffic spikes

Hosting platform ensures Reds' web site stays up through traffic storm
08 Oct 2010

Early adopters of virtualisation re-embrace physical servers

Problems with performance and processor capability cited as reasons
24 Sep 2010

Microsoft ad warns of VMware 'lock-in'

Meanwhile, VMware CEO says operating systems will be less important in the future
01 Sep 2010