Hardware

Kabbee opts for Rackspace ahead of Google, Amazon, Microsoft owing to emphasis on customer service

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London minicab firm said other companies were interested only in selling Kabbee a commodity, rather than working in tandem
29 May 2014

Datacentres Europe 2014: Brand-name data centre servers have 'three to five years until extinction', predicts VMware CTO

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Future of industry lies in "white boxes made by companies you've never heard of", says Joe Baguley
29 May 2014

IBM server sales slump by 25 per cent in the first quarter as competition intensifies

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IBM sales meltdown as global server unit shipments increase by 1.4 per cent, according to Gartner
28 May 2014

Datacentres Europe 2014: Machine learning is the future of PUE, says Google

99.6 per cent accuracy in PUE prediction achieved, reveals data centres VP
28 May 2014

Enterprise Cloud Forum: Almost half of enterprises 'prehistoric' with respect to BYOD, says Oracle security VP

'We need a whole new industry to prevent us slowing down' says Hartwell
27 May 2014

IBM to stop selling NetApp storage in preference to its own products

IBM seeks to arrest hardware sales slump by focusing on own technology
27 May 2014

Intel: Forget internet-connected fridges, the Internet of Things is all about business transformation

The Internet of Things will takeoff in business, not in the consumer sector, as organisations use it to improve service and lower costs, says Intel's Ton Steenman
23 May 2014

Computing Refresh: Salesforce invades UK, eBay hacked, and Microsoft reveals Surface Pro 3

Salesforce sets up shop in London, eBay reveals three-month old customer data hack, and Microsoft launches a 'laptop beater'.
23 May 2014

HP to axe up to 16,000 staff after another disappointing quarter

CEO Meg Whitman indicates job cuts of between 11,000 and 16,000 - but vows to protect R&D
23 May 2014

What the Surface Pro 3 says about Microsoft's hardware strategy

Does Microsoft's hybrid tablet announcement point to a more focused hardware division under Satya Nadella's new company?
21 May 2014

Lenovo yearly profits jump by 29 per cent

Disappointing sales in China offset by growth in EMEA and Americas for world's biggest PC maker
21 May 2014

Groupon expands Teradata data warehouse

Discount voucher firm wants to better manage millions of queries a day
21 May 2014

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 3 *UPDATED*

Latest device in Surface range is larger, thinner and louder
20 May 2014

Apple and Google settle patent legal battle as Samsung and Apple look to next generation technology

Apple and Google dismiss their respective lawsuits, while Apple and Samsung compete to file patents for next-generation mobile technology
19 May 2014

Former BBC CTO claims he is the “fall guy” for failed £100m DMI project

John Linwood didn't want to tell DMI staff about 'Plan B' because they were "putting their heart and souls" into new system
16 May 2014

Intel to release its first 4GHz microprocessor “in weeks”

“Gigahertz wars” to re-open as Intel looks to ship 4GHz Core-i7
16 May 2014

Google Glass to go on sale in the US in beta form

General public will be able to buy internet-connected eyewear while stocks last, says Google
14 May 2014

Memory overload on $2.4bn system blamed for US air traffic control shutdown

Lockheed Martin system glitch caused flights to be delayed or grounded in Los Angeles
13 May 2014

AMD to design new micro-architecture for 2015 launch under chip guru Jim Keller

K7 and K8 lead developer Jim Keller to return to AMD to work on new micro-architecture design
12 May 2014

Facebook to open second data centre in Sweden

Open Compute Project design will be most efficient data centre in the world, claims Facebook and Emerson
09 May 2014

Intel should “give up” on mobile – JP Morgan

Analyst calls on Intel to give up on mobile after losing $929m to achieve revenues of just $156m
08 May 2014

EMC World 2014: What do the customers think of the 'Federation'?

Vodafone, Lotus F1 and Major League Baseball weigh in
07 May 2014

Microsoft plans smaller Surface tablets and a silicon shift to Qualcomm

It lives! Windows RT to continue under new CEO Nadella with new launches in two weeks
07 May 2014

'I don't let them demo on Mac or PC anymore' - CAA CIO explains his 'mobile first' mindset

Creative Artists Agency's Michael Keithley explains how freedom of device choice is enabling agents to provide a better service to celebrity clients
06 May 2014