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Oi! You noisy servers! Talk among yourselves and stop bothering that poor router!

RDMA-over-Ethernet steps up to v 2.0, promises less chatter so servers can get on with it
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Sep 00:28

Run little spreadsheet, run! IBM's Watson is coming to gobble you up

Big Blue's big super's big appetite for big data in big clouds for big analytics
Neil McAllister, 16 Sep 21:54

Huawei: Our servers are a flash in the DRAM – thanks, SanDisk

Chinese box builder flings ULLtraDIMMs into processor memory bus – IBM, Dell next?
Chris Mellor, 16 Sep 19:44

Got your NUDE SELFIES in the cloud? Two-factor auth's your best bet for securing them

Infosec made simple: 2FA, its good points and bad points
Stuart Burns, 16 Sep 16:32

Xpliant targets white-label Ethernet switch vendors with shiny new silicon

SDK and simulator now, sample product by year's end
Richard Chirgwin, 16 Sep 13:04

Is your data boring? MapR wants you to bore it back with Apache Drill

New release adds support for Google-y SQL-on-Hadoop tech
Neil McAllister, 16 Sep 12:00

Oracle slurps another storage upstart: Front Porch Digital joins Ellison's crew

Nice Big Data market niche biz y'got there, partner
Chris Mellor, 16 Sep 07:56

Is your cloud server in the same bit barn as your DR site?

Microsoft will warn you, Amazon zips the lip
Simon Sharwood, 16 Sep 05:33

No biggie: EMC's XtremIO firmware upgrade 'will wipe data'

But it'll have no impact and will be seamless, we're told
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 18:23

Seagate's triple-headed Cerberus could SAVE the DISK WORLD

... and possibly bring us even more HAMR time. Yay!
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 15:58

Weekly webinar: How to get started with Microsoft Azure

Promo Tune in, tune up on Tuesdays
David Gordon, 15 Sep 11:18
Intel Grantley Xeon

Maxta goes gung-ho for Grantley, cuddles up to big daddy Intel

Flashy upstart just loves getting some Intel inside it
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 09:59
Seagate hybrid drives

Seagate's BUMPER State of the Storage Nation announcement

Analysis Wannabe 'digital data steward' speaks to the masses
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 09:02
chart

Big Blue bludgeons its way to top of software-defined storage kingdom

IBM accepts crown from storage beancounters
Chris Mellor, 15 Sep 08:01

Opinion

Got your NUDE SELFIES in the cloud? Two-factor auth's your best bet for securing them

Infosec made simple: 2FA, its good points and bad points
Joe Tucci EMC

Tech starfleet: Will EMC Federation survive a Tucci departure?

Comment Six months until captain leaves the bridge
Chris Mellor, 12 Sep 09:02
graphic entitled public cloud platform owned and operated by VMware

Concerning VMware’s vCloud Air: It's all about choice

Sysadmin blog 'Niche' cloud player in the only niche that matters, says Trevor Pott
Trevor Pott, 11 Sep 09:34

News

China, clouds, to kill data centre tech market growth

China, cloud operators and software-definers about to cannibalise shrinking market
Simon Sharwood, 15 Sep 05:29

Gartner ranks upstart trio ahead of EMC, HP and IBM in battle for flash array dominance

Analysts break down why some are ahead and some are behind
Chris Mellor, 13 Sep 00:10

Google to startup kids: Pssst, try our CLOUD ... the first $100K is FREE

Dangles credit, support at cash-strapped companies
Neil McAllister, 12 Sep 21:56

Salesforce plan to rename London skyscraper 'Salesforce Tower' DEMOLISHED

Salesforce salesforce only occupied six floors
Jasper Hamill, 12 Sep 15:26

Tech starfleet: Will EMC Federation survive a Tucci departure?

Comment Six months until captain leaves the bridge
Chris Mellor, 12 Sep 09:02

HP gulps cloud upstart Eucalyptus, says Helion is all-in for ... OpenStack

Ex-MySQL man Mårten Mickos to run Meg Whitman's cloud biz
Neil McAllister, 11 Sep 22:16

Concerning VMware’s vCloud Air: It's all about choice

Sysadmin blog 'Niche' cloud player in the only niche that matters, says Trevor Pott
Trevor Pott, 11 Sep 09:34

Seagate spins up new Cloud Systems and Solutions group

ClusterStor kit refreshed and 'enterprise capacity' two terabytes, two-incher revealed
Simon Sharwood, 11 Sep 07:01
Samuel L Jackson locates late passengers with RFID

Microsoft introduces text search … for videos!

Redmond takes Azure into the media delivery biz
Simon Sharwood, 11 Sep 06:37
UCSD's 500 GHz optical switch schematic

Three photons can switch an optical beam at 500 GHz

Watts the caper? More bandwidth, if the fibre is cooked just right
Richard Chirgwin, 11 Sep 02:57
iCloud

Apple iCloud storage prices now ONLY double Dropbox, Google et al

iCloud price cut shows the Cupertino idiot tax is still alive and well
Iain Thomson, 11 Sep 02:34