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HP vs. Dell vs. IBM vs. Sunacle vs Reg Club

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HPE slashes Windows Server 2019 licence costs – if you buy direct for its AMD Epyc Rome-powered servers


Where Business meets supercomputers: Home of The Register's HPC Community

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Give it time ...


Little fluffy clouds

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I thought the MySQL bit was more interesting


Lock away your bits

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No Confusion


How much carrion can a carrier pigeon carry?

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Re: It's all about the money


E pluribus unum

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Re: "a close-to-optimal work environment for a remote sysadmin"


Where managers go to die

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BOFH: When was the last time someone said these exact words to you: You are the sunshine of my life?

Deep dive into “Data Centre” topics

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open HPE shifts further out onto the edge, plans to weld $925m Silver Peak buy to Aruba Networks 4
open UK's University of Manchester has its head in all the clouds as it rains £50m on integrators 19
open GitHub is just like all of us: The week has just started but it needed 4 whole hours of downtime 19
open If at first you don't succeed... Rackspace files IPO papers to go public once again, hopefully with better timing 2
open Rip and replace is such a long Huawei to go, UK telcos plead, citing 'blackouts' and 'billion pound' costs: Are Vodafone and BT playing 'Project Fear'? 89
open Smile? Not bloody likely: Day 6 of wobbly services and still no hint to UK online bank's customers about what's actually wrong 97
open China’s preferred Linux distro trumpets Arm benchmark results 54
By Lomax
open Email seems lost in the post? You might be a Tsohost customer 18
open Knock-Nokia... who's there? Also-vRAN Samsung with new open virtualized network antenna kit 1
open Never mind rail and ports, let's help DPD... and, er, Amazon: UK gov and ESA call for ways to slap logistics with 5G stick 14
open Asia’s internet registry APNIC finds about 50 million unused IPv4 addresses behind the sofa 21
By tip pc
open Google Cloud cancels planned Chinese venture 5
open Oracle tempts users to run its cloud in their own data centres – for a mere '$6 million' commitment 17
open Don't make any sudden moves: Huawei urges UK government to wait before declaring it 'unreliable' 14
open GCHQ's cyber arm report on Huawei said to be burning hole through desks 68
By AlbertH
open Leaving Las Salesforce: Paul Smith fashions a new role at ServiceNow 2
open That's infotainment, that's infotainment: Android Automotive OS goes virtual with new reference platform 13
open Microsoft? AWS? Nein und nein. Deutsche Bank signs up with Google Cloud for its latest crack at digital transformation 8
By Lars
open You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here. Fujitsu tells 80,000 of its Japan employees: From now on, you work remotely 38
open July? British government could decide to boot Chinese giant Huawei from the UK's networks by this month 54
By DiViDeD
open ITAM Forum asks software giants to stop browbeating customers onto their clouds with threats of licence audits 5
By HildyJ
open Analogue radio given 10-year stay of execution as the UK U-turns on DAB digital future 238
open It's not a Windows 10 release without something breaking so here's a troubleshooter for your OneDrive woes 27
By sahora
open AWS attempts to woo devs with new tool aimed at porting .NET applications to Linux 8
By ftae
open The good news: Vodafone switches on first full-fat, real-life 5G network in the UK. The bad news: it only got sent to Coventry 43
open Capita Consulting ditching more than a quarter of its workforce 45 days after consultations with consultants 40
open Microsoft sees the world has moved on, cranks OneDrive file size upload limit from 15GB to more useful 100GB 18
open Not such a DRaaS-tic action, buying into cloud-based disaster recovery in times like these: VMware to swallow Datrium 2
open I was screwed over by Cisco managers who enforced India's caste hierarchy on me in US HQ, claims engineer 136
By bharana
open US govt warns foreign hackers 'will likely try to exploit' critical firewall bypass bug in Palo Alto gear – patch now 3
By crayon
open Memories are made of chips: 'Surge in online activity' helps Micron make off with $5.4bn in Q3 1
By HildyJ
open PA Consulting catches £5.3m to develop web gateway that handles access to UK health data – including on COVID-19 4
open Beijing's tightening grip on Hong Kong could put region's future as an up-and-coming tech hub in jeopardy 64
open CIOs will force SaaS vendors to limber up and get more flexible about contracts in the post-pandemic world 7
open Stinker, emailer, trawler, spy: How an engineer stole top US chip designs, smuggled them to China to set up a rival fab 39
open Google Cloud partially evaporates for hours amid power supply failure: Two US East Coast zones rattled 6
open Oracle opens second Indian cloud region in bid to keep pace in make-or-break market 7
By 3Sails
open Spare some change, guv? UK's CCTV regulator pitches for £100k budget increase 3
By Mips
open UKCloud latest to sign Memorandum of Understanding with ahead of cloud mega framework 12
open Finally, a wafer-thin server... Only a tiny little thin one. Oh all right. Just the one... 143
By AlbertH
open Fintech biz Wirecard folds into insolvency like two pair against a flush. Good luck accessing your chip stack 50
open Huawei wins approval to plonk £1bn optical comms R&D facility in UK's leafy Cambridgeshire 53
open After three leisurely years, Citrix releases second long-term-service hypervisor 5
open Singapore awards 5G licences – and winning carriers pick anyone but Huawei for nationwide network 13
open Wanted – DRAM or alive: US Feds bag arrest warrants for three Taiwanese accused of stealing Micron's mem secrets 10
open Salesforce plans to write Slack integration out of the equation by rolling its own messaging and collaboration app 3
open US Department of Defense releases list of firms allegedly linked to the Chinese Army. Surprise surprise, Huawei makes an appearance 44
open Honey, I built the app! Amazon's beta no-code dev platform is great for ad-hoc stuff, but not much else – yet 22
By jake
open Working from home on Virgin Media's broadband? Too bad. Outage hits English capital 38
By Roland6
open Slack Connect: Hipster chat platform to let different orgs play in the same channel – only for paying users, mind 4


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