IT & infrastructure

Microsoft HQ

Microsoft overhauls its privacy policy amid EU concerns

18 Nov, 2019

Data processing responsibilities will be clearly defined on all commercial cloud contracts as of early 2020

View from the airport: Microsoft Ignite 2019

12 Nov, 2019
Dale Walker

After a conference full of pragmatism, compromise and humble pie, it’s time Microsoft went back to basics

Green cloud data centre power

How Johnson & Johnson boosted its performance by lifting Teradata to AWS

Case Studies
6 Nov, 2019
Lindsay Clark

Moving its data warehouse to the cloud cut load times in half and improved Tableau performance by 60%, but the migration wasn't without pain

Firefox scraps extension sideloading over malware fears

1 Nov, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Installation methods will need to be updated after 10 March 2020

Businesses stung by highly convincing Office 365 voicemail scam

31 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

This latest wave of phishing attacks incorporates real audio recordings to create a sense of urgency

Multi cloud illustration on a blue and orange coloured background, with real cloud images overlaid

What is cloud-to-cloud backup?

28 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe

C2C backup is growing in popularity, so what is it, and how can it help your business if the worst happens?

Google's quantum computer chip

Google and IBM debate "quantum supremacy" in academic spat

24 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

One tech giant claims it's reached a quantum computing milestone, while the other disputes the touted "supremacy" achievement

View from the airport: Commvault GO 2019

22 Oct, 2019

Despite a rocky year, fresh ideas and vision gives Commvault a second lease of life in Colorado

Android gets new security sandboxing features

18 Oct, 2019
Adam Shepherd

Google brings mobile site isolation to Chrome to protect against ‘Spectre-like’ attacks

Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani addressing delegates at its annual GO conference

Commvault sounds warning for multi-cloud “new world order”

16 Oct, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

CEO Sanjay Mirchandani draws from the "scars of being a CIO" to promote his roadmap for the company

The four cloud skills that are key for the channel’s future

16 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper Esther Kezia Thorpe Grace Halverson

What you need to learn to ensure a smooth transition to a cloud model

Box: We're in the business of protecting companies from themselves

10 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

CIO Paul Chapman explains why he launches phishing attacks against his own company

Cloud security

Trust in public Virtual Cloudsviders’ security is increasing

8 Oct, 2019
Zach Cooper

Enhanced security measures are encouraging use of cloud computing

Arron Levie CEO of Box

View from the airport: Boxworks 2019

7 Oct, 2019
Bobby Hellard

Box is the host but the partners are the real stars

Schneider Electric launches wall-mounted micro data centre for those tricky edge deployments

3 Oct, 2019
Dale Walker

The 6U unit is able to support large edge servers in non-IT environments

Schneider Electric partnership to develop liquid cooling for power-hungry data centres

2 Oct, 2019
Dale Walker

Company will use Iceotope technology to create chassis-level cooling for AI, IoT and edge systems

Cisco WebEx and Zoom video hit by security flaw

1 Oct, 2019
Nicole Kobie

Web conferencing platforms could let attackers snoop on conference calls, says Cequence Security

Dark web actor

“Bulletproof” dark web data centre seized by German police

30 Sep, 2019
Connor Jones

The bunker hosted some of the most popular dark web marketplaces in existence

Google data centre near the Dutch port of Eemshaven

UK data centres blitz climate change targets

27 Sep, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The sector over-performs as a whole, but 55% of sites still failed energy reduction assessments

Microsoft issues urgent Internet Explorer and Windows Defender security patches

24 Sep, 2019
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Attackers are actively exploiting a web browser bug to seize control of user accounts