IT & infrastructure

Nokia begins major data centre networking gambit

News
10 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The company has secured high-profile early adopters, including Apple and BT for its routers, switches, and OS

Majority of UK firms say cyber threats are outpacing cloud security

News
10 Jul, 2020
Sabina Weston

Businesses complain that it's not always clear who is responsible for securing their public cloud data

Docker partners with AWS to help take the complexity out of containerisation

News
10 Jul, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Expanded partnership with AWS further highlights Docker's new developer-centric focus

Data centre

Oracle to put its own hardware in customer data centres

News
9 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Larry Ellison parks his tanks on Amazon’s lawn, claiming Oracle will offer 50 on-prem cloud services against AWS Outposts’ four

SUSE acquires Kubernetes startup Rancher Labs

News
8 Jul, 2020
Carly Page

The deal will enable SUSE customers to "seamlessly innovate across their business from the edge to the core to the cloud"

Master and slave on components

Twitter becomes the latest firm to ditch problematic coding terms

News
3 Jul, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Dismantling structural racism 'will take more than just a couple of cosmetic code changes', warns Scale Factory CEO

Developers welcome major overhaul to GitHub's support documentation

News
2 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The docs.github.com platform brings together support documents for both beginners and advanced users under one roof

IT Pro 20/20: A quantum leap for security

Advice
30 Jun, 2020
Virtual Clouds

The sixth issue of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the state of cyber security in 2020 and beyond

Apple's ARM-based Macs won't support Windows virtualisation

News
25 Jun, 2020
Carly Page

Documents confirm that the switch from Intel to Apple Silicon will prevent Mac users from running Windows

HPE continues cloud push with new GreenLake services

News
24 Jun, 2020
Jane McCallion

Containers, VMs, machine learning and more can all now be accessed as preconfigured cloud services

Safe Documents sandbox tool released for Microsoft 365

News
23 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The extension to Protected View uploads potentially dangerous documents to be scanned by Microsoft Defender ATP

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Microsoft acquires data model provider ADRM

News
19 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The sophisticated data models will be integrated into Azure to give customers intelligent data lakes

‘Severe’ Cisco WebEx flaw grants hackers access to meeting data

News
19 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The memory leakage vulnerability has been patched, with Cisco urging users to update their clients immediately

AWS claims to have blocked the largest DDoS attack in history

News
19 Jun, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Cloud giant reveals three days of malicious traffic hit a peak of 2.3 Tbits/sec

Zoom U-turns on end-to-end encryption policy

News
18 Jun, 2020
Sabina Weston

The platform will now offer free users strong protection following pressure by the EFF and Mozilla

Dell Technologies heads for the edge with PowerScale

News
16 Jun, 2020
Jane McCallion

New family of storage systems comes in a variety of configurations, following the company’s 'edge-to-core' strategy

HPE

HPE says the future of 5G is enterprise services

News
16 Jun, 2020
Jane McCallion

Edge Orchestrator will help telcos unlock the value of edge computing as a service and low latency networks

VMware ‘prepares to cut jobs’ after snapping up Lastline

News
5 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The acquisition feeds into the cloud giant’s long-term security vision, but staff count at the small firm could be reduced by 40%

VMware Cloud Director exploit lets hackers seize corporate servers

News
2 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

A simple form submission could have been manipulated to gain control of virtual machines with the cloud service

EnGenius SkyKey review: Magnetically attractive

Reviews
1 Jun, 2020
Dave Mitchell

A convenient and affordable plug-and-play solution for remotely managing EnGenius wireless APs