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open VMware, Dell level up their combined on-prem cloud with much more computing grunt 1
By hoola
open Imperial College London signs £5m campus sponsorship, 5G deal with Chinese comms bogeyman Huawei 21
By crayon
open TensorBlow? Data boffins struggle with GPU shortage in Google Cloud, opposition offers to help out coders 5
By druck
open Remember April 2020? It brought pandemic, chaos and an unseasonable spike in new domain registrations 7
open That string of supercomputer hacks last week? Of course it was a crypto-coin-mining get-rich-quick scheme 13
open Azure India wobbles due to ‘underlying physical datacentre issue’ 8
open Latest NHS IT revolution is failing to learn lessons from the last £10bn car crash 42
open Huawei's defiant spinning top says Chinese vendor can cope with renewed US sanctions 15
open Crooks set up stall on UK govt's IT marketplace to peddle email fraud services targeting 'gullible' punters 16
open Openreach boss denies BT selling stake in UK's national broadband plumber 20
By hoola
open Facebook to surround all of Africa in optical fibre and tinfoil 45
By mittfh
open UK housing association Places for People hands £21m to Salesforce to look after CRM and job scheduling 6
open Swedish data centre offers rack-scale dielectric immersion cooling 37
By tr7v8
open VMware completes the native hybrid hyperscale set as Google turns on managed vSphere 1
open Back from the dead: Appeals court resurrects lawsuit claiming IBM stiffs its own salespeople on commissions 8
open Got a few spare terabytes of storage sitting around unused? Tardigrade can turn that into crypto-bucks 16
open Coronavirus didn't hurt UK broadband speeds in March. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, on the other hand... 27
By xpz393
open OpenStack Ussuri flows in: Chief operating officer spies public cloud chip wars ahead 1
open Tencent pop group, formed on a Tencent TV show, boosted Tencent games and Q1 revenue 2
By Korev
open Donald Trump extends ban on Huawei, ZTE telecoms kit in US companies to May 2021 22
By Yes Me
open Openreach tells El Reg it'll kill off copper sales in 118 UK locations next year 53
open Sky Broadband is not the UK's cheapest, growls ad watchdog 39
open $500bn fewer greenbacks to be forked out on IT in 2020 due to... well, you know what 5
open If you're going to spend $3tn, what's another billion? Congress urged to inject taxpayer dollars into open anti-Huawei 5G radio tech 37
By mego
open Teradata switches CEOs mid-flight while being eaten alive in the cloud, but it's not game over yet for data warehouser 4
open HPE loses second key exec in as many weeks 8
open Azure low-priority VMs become non-existent VMs, replaced by new Spot VMs 1
open Sorry if this seems latency obvious, but... you can always scale out your storage with end-to-end NVMe 7
open Amazon flicks switch on AI-powered enterprise search service Kendra – but where are all the connectors? 10
By bballad
open We maintained or increased IT spending, say seven-in-ten pros, execs polled mid-crisis. PS: We love Microsoft most 7
By Maventi
open Penny smart and dollar stupid: IT jobs slashed in US, UK, Europe to cut costs – just when we need staff the most 48
open Uncle Sam courting Intel, TSMC to build advanced chip fabs on home soil – report 29
By IGotOut
open IBM to GTS staff: Not volunteering to leave with a redundo cheque? We'll give you a helping hand 43
By Yes Me
open 'We're changing shift, and no one can log on!' It was at this moment our hero knew server-lugging chap had screwed up 75
open Microsoft claims AWS has used new JEDI mind trick with secret contract objection filing 18
open Go on, hit Reply All. We dare you. We double dare you. Because Office 365 will defeat your server-slamming ways 50
open Surge in Zoom support requests was 'unexpected', says tool team as it turns taps down 13
By Darth65
open BT suspends shareholder payments as folk forgo pricey sports TV deals for matches that won't happen anyway 13
By Danny 2
open Keeping up with the Joneses: Cloud hosting biz UKFast's founders sell up 1
open O2 be a fly on the wall during BT and Vodafone's video calls: Telefónica's UK biz, Virgin Media officially merge 54
open Server sales went through the roof in the first three months of 2020. Enjoy it while it lasts, Dell, HPE, and pals 1
open Data centre reveals it modeled interiors on The Hunt for Red October sets 42
By KarMann
open American tech goliaths decide innovation is the answer to Chinese 5G dominance, not bans, national security theater 10
By IGotOut
open ServiceNow's 6-week virtual conference kicks off. Yes, you read that right: 6 weeks... 4
By Nardies
open Lead times double on network cat Arista's hottest selling lines as COVID-19 disrupts supply chain 4
By Steve K
open Nutanix issues solid Q3 preview but also yanks mid-term targets 2
open First it became Middle Earth, now New Zealand will transform into Azure region number 60 11
By Deltics
open SAP discards Ace of Sybase: Digital Interconnect unit sold for $250 million 3
open Colombian tech minister quits, heads off to overseas job as aborted .co contract sale triggers in-depth probe 5
By oiseau
open Hyperconverged darling Nutanix to furlough at least a quarter of its staff – 1,465 – for two weeks this year 4


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