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Linode open-sources its secret support sauce

IaaS operator happy for you to edit its tutorials
Simon Sharwood, 01 Aug 04:28

EMC promises 'lots' of news about converged compute at VMworld

Has VMware's MARVIN morphed into VMCI?
Simon Sharwood, 01 Aug 00:28

Veeam's vigorous voyage vindicates virty servers' backup virtues

Firm reckons breakneck customer growth rate's continuing
Chris Mellor, 31 Jul 21:02

Microsoft's Euro cloud darkens: US FEDS can dig into foreign servers

They're not emails, they're business records, says court
Neil McAllister, 31 Jul 19:47

Overland Storage and BDT end four-year-long patent spat

BDT invests in Overland, Overland shares plummet
Chris Mellor, 31 Jul 15:59

VMware builds product executables on 50 Mac Minis

And goes to the Genius Bar for support
Simon Sharwood, 31 Jul 04:38

Multipath TCP speeds up the internet so much that security breaks

Black Hat research says proposed protocol will bork network probes, flummox firewalls
Darren Pauli, 31 Jul 02:28

Cisco's application-centric infrastructure arrives at last

Borg begins striking off its golden hardware handcuffs
Richard Chirgwin, 31 Jul 01:45

Oracle cluster daddy jumps ship to NoSQL upstart MongoDB

30-year SQL veteran says firm is 'revolutionizing' databases
Neil McAllister, 30 Jul 21:14

Speaking in Tech: 'It's as sexy as enterprise storage. Not sexy at all'

Podcast Plus: 'He's like the Bob Ross of bullshit'
Team Register, 30 Jul 17:05

If we don't do better, we'll hand over BOARD CONTROL - Quantum

Tape biz makes deal with activist investor Starboard
Chris Mellor, 30 Jul 13:27
A hammer and bent screw

Don't Hammer Bob's backup biz: At least sales are up

Profits are down at CommVault but it's still beating Wall St
Chris Mellor, 30 Jul 11:41
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Cisco says network virtualisation won't pay off everywhere

Another sign of strain in the Borg/VMware relationship?
Simon Sharwood, 30 Jul 06:28

Opinion

Sennheiser SKM 900 wireless microphone

Vulturization: Who'd be a sysadmin today?

Podcast Trevor and Phoummala chat to Nutanix's Dwayne Lessner about hype, Hyper-V and more
No Sale

Hey, big spender. Are you as secure as a whitebox vendor?

Sysadmin blog The Internet of Stuff is a HUGE LIABILITY
Trevor Pott, 01 Aug 16:07

BOFH: The Great Backup BACKDOWN

Episode 7 'We have to be sure the system works!'
Simon Travaglia, 01 Aug 10:28
Lightning

AWS hell no: Can Microsoft Azure sales beat Amazon's cloud?

Comment Bezos behemoth is tottering at the top
Chris Mellor, 28 Jul 10:42

News

UTAS 13,000 Gflop NECTAR node live

National research cloud expands
Richard Chirgwin, 30 Jul 03:46

Forrester says Australia, not China, is next boom market for cloud

It's cloudy but fine down under, analyst says
Simon Sharwood, 29 Jul 23:18

Texan firm buys disaster recovery bods Neverfail

Artisan Infrastructure taken it over
Chris Mellor, 29 Jul 16:02

VVOL update: Are any vendors NOT leaping into bed with VMware?

It's not yet been released but everyone thinks it's the dog's danglies
Chris Mellor, 29 Jul 12:29

No more sprawl: Let us consider the benefits of blade servers

Live webcast HP joins us in the Reg studio today
David Gordon, 29 Jul 08:05

Microsoft says 'weird things' can happen during Windows Server 2003 migrations

Fix coming for bug that makes Kerberos croak when you run two domain controllers
Simon Sharwood, 29 Jul 06:58

Cisco to reveal UCS for small businesses

New fabric interconnect for up to 15 servers emerges
Simon Sharwood, 29 Jul 05:01

AWS hell no: Can Microsoft Azure sales beat Amazon's cloud?

Comment Bezos behemoth is tottering at the top
Chris Mellor, 28 Jul 10:42

Arcserve on split-up with CA Technologies: 'We’re a startup now. We’re really hungry'

Analysis We're profitable and we'll stay profitable - sales veep
Chris Mellor, 28 Jul 09:43
Cloud disk drives

VMware counters containers with SaaSy VM disk swap

Patent-in-process offers new way to upgrade cloudy apps
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jul 06:35

Colbert report reveals VMware's AirWatch integration plan

Sync and social sharing drawn onto simplified but undated roadmap
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jul 00:27

IEEE gets to work on 25G Ethernet MAC standards

Ethernet wonks seek one standard to bind them all, instead of parallel streams
Richard Chirgwin, 27 Jul 22:54

SHOCK and AWS: The fall of Amazon's deflationary cloud

Analysis Just as Jeff Bezos did to books and CDs, Amazon's rivals are now doing to it
Jack Clark, 26 Jul 08:07
Steel mill

Rackspace touts cloudy, single-tenant OnMetal servers to world+dog

Pricing revealed for dedicated boxes that provision like clouds
Neil McAllister, 25 Jul 21:46

Healthy Fibre biz fattens QLogic's bottom line... and not before time

Only way is up for storage adapter supplier
Chris Mellor, 25 Jul 16:03
onQ_Appliance

Disaster Recovery upstart joins DR 'as a service' gang

Quorum joins the aaS crowd with DRaaS offering
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Sysadmin Day 2014: Quick, there's still time to get the beers in

He walked over the broken glass, killed the thugs... and er... reconnected the cables*
A fake tattoo on the leg of Canberra Raiders footballer Sandor Earl, sent by Huawei as an April Fool

Huawei to virtual world: Give us your desktops and no-one gets hurt

Telecom-directed virty efforts won't be pitched at mainstream workloads … yet
Simon Sharwood, 25 Jul 06:32