Dellemc

Rubrik Releases Alta, Goes After $48 Billion TAM

Backup appliance company Rubrik has released its ninth iteration of its software, Rubrik 4.0 codenamed <i>Alta.</i><p>Citing research from IDC, Rubrik claims in briefing materials that it is going after a $48 billion market termed Copy Data Management. The market comprises data protection and recovery, …

Bye, bye Vblocks – it was nice knowing you

Dell EMC's converged infrastructure portfolio is changing. The Vblock – with its Cisco Nexus switch – is going away, while VxBlocks – with …

Friendship

Flash array startup E8 whips out benchmarks, everyone will complain

NVMe over Fabrics flash array startup E8 says its box out-performs Dell EMC and Pure arrays by up to 20 times.<p>E8 is now selling and shipping a 2U by …

Server firmware security threat, real or not, gets renewed attention

Server firmware could be the next frontier for cyber criminals -- and for hardware vendors.<p>Most cybercrime involves simple and untargeted ransomware, …

SEO

Cisco/NetApp Lone Vendor Showing Growth in Converged Systems Market

Researcher International Data Corporation (IDC) came out June 22 with its Worldwide Quarterly Converged Systems Tracker, showing that the worldwide …

Enterprise Tech

AMD EPYC Server CPU Launches With Broad OEM, ODM, ISV, IHV Support

The server CPU business has never been any easy one for anyone, even for Advanced Micro Devices, who once held 25%-unit share. Many companies have tried and failed to penetrate the enterprise “wall of Intel” the last decade and I have seen one go out of business, one get bought, many cease their …

Advanced Micro Devices

Will 5G Change Lives? Infrastructure Providers, Carriers, Even Dell EMC And HPE Are Betting It Will

Do you feel the need for speed? Imagine the ability to move from 100s of megabits per second today to 10,000+ in the future on your smartphone or tablet. 5G will turn all of that into a reality. To badly misquote one of my favorite superheroes, “With great speed comes great performance.” Thus 5G …

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Lenovo's new workstation is 'Tiny' but packs a punch

Windows users who work in tight spaces and are looking for a small form factor workstation with multiple display ports and solid processing power …

Business Technology

Jefferies reiterates on AMD Buy after Epyc event; shares up over 2%

Jefferies reiterates Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) at a Buy rating with $16 price target following yesterday afternoon’s launch event for new …

Advanced Micro Devices

Lenovo's ThinkSystem product barrage targets data centers

Lenovo is taking on Dell EMC and HPE with its biggest portfolio refresh since it acquired IBM's x86 server business three years ago, offering a lineup of servers, switches, SAN arrays and converged systems intended to show that it's a serious contender in the data center and software-defined …

AMD fleshes out EPYC datacentre server processor strategy

Chipmaker AMD is returning to the datacentre arena with the launch of the EPYC server processor family, which is pitched at stealing market share …

Business Technology

Dell EMC and Nvidia sign GPU deal aimed at HPC, data analytics and AI

Dell EMC said it will also launch products based on Nvidia's Volta architecture by the end of the year.<p>Nvidia and Dell EMC will jointly develop …

Dell EMC harnesses power of Nvidia's Volta in new projects

Dell EMC and Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) will team up to create GPU-accelerated products and solutions in high-performance computing, data analytics, and …

Dell EMC And VMware Driving Potential Inflection Point In VDI Adoption

Tucked appropriately but perhaps too quietly into the set of a Dell EMC and VMware announcements at Dell EMC World was an example of synergy from the Dell EMC acquisition and tighter product collaboration occurring with VMware: Dell EMC VDI Complete. We noted it in our event coverage but want to …

Optus to offer cloud solution to government departments

A deal with Canberra Data Centres will see Optus offer cloud services, including IaaS, managed storage, and disaster recovery, to more than 40 …

Disaster Recovery

Hybrid IT leads the way in HPE's revamped business strategy

HPE Discover was HPE's latest opportunity to tell its story. With a focus on professional services and hybrid IT, the company continues to position …

HPE

Dell EMC and GirlCrew’s Supper Club to encourage more women-led start-ups

The first rule of Supper Club is to talk about the success of women entrepreneurs.<p>Dell EMC and GirlCrew have joined forces to establish the new …

Tips for buying hyper-converged systems

Hyper-converged infrastructure has become a commonly used term. But what is it? And is it necessary for your organisation?

Virtualization

Dell EMC aims to simplify, speed up cloud infrastructure

What happens when two tech titans, each with their own strengths and challenges, merge together? All sorts of unforeseen complexities. One company’s …

Tech Industry

Is Cybersecurity A Threat To Microsoft?

Microsoft has been an indispensable software provider for decades, but fragmented offerings have stymied value to consumers.<p>WannaCry, the latest mass …

Microsoft

Worldwide server revenue, shipments decline

The EMEA server market started 2017 in the same way as 2016 ended, says Gartner. In the first quarte...

Markets

Dell's losses widen in first post-EMC quarter, but nobody's worried

Servers soar, PCs pop, debt drops and all agree 'reasonable progress' has been madeDell Technologies has posted its first set of quarterly results …

Avanade getting into hardware to deliver an Azure Stack

<b>UPDATED</b> Huawei's decided to get into Microsoft’s hybrid cloud tooServices company Avanade is going to sell Microsoft Azure Stack hardware.

Microsoft Azure

IoT 2017: Top 100 Influencers, Brands and Publications

TOP 100 INFLUENCERS<p>We looked at all the individuals engaging on Twitter to bring you a list of the top influencers around IoT. Below is the top 50, …

Internet of Things

Did someone say server sales are crappy? Yes, nearly everyone

Only Dell EMC manages to expand its waistline in Q1Sales stats for the server market are out for the first three months of the year and they are bad …

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Data Storage Deals Show No Signs Of Being Shelved

By Chris Metinko<p>Data storage may not sound like the sexiest of sectors, but it still sees a fair amount of action.<p>Just last week, Mountain View, California-based virtual storage provider <b>Tintri</b> <b></b>filed for a $100 million initial public offering — three months after <b>Hewlett Packard Enterprise</b> had agreed …

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Worldwide server shipments down 4.2% in Q1

Worldwide server shipments dropped 4.2% in Q1 while revenue fell 4.5%, according to research firm Gartner. Asia/Pacific was the only geographic …

worldwide

Career site Workey raises $8M to replace headhunters with artificial intelligence

One of the ways companies fill their ranks with good employees is by scouting “passive talent,” or people who aren’t currently looking for new jobs but might be convinced with the right offer. This usually takes hours of networking, but a Tel Aviv-headquartered startup called Workey uses artificial …

Startups

MapR diversifies to cloud storage market

MapR has rebranded its file system to target the cloud storage business. It's part of an ongoing strategy to transcend its Hadoop heritage.<p>In the …

Big Data

XtremIO X2 is juicing the all-flash array into a copy data management platform

With XtremIO X2, Dell EMC, Dell Technologies Inc.’s infrastructure group, aims to alter customers’ expectations of what an all-flash storage array …

Tech Industry