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  • 3 keys to getting started with devops

    Devops could be the latest and greatest buzzword, but it could also mean big and important changes - for the better- at many organizations in how applications are built and deployed.

  • Lenovo spins 180, says it's still in the 8-in. Windows tablet game

    Lenovo on Friday said it would continue selling sub-10-in. Windows tablets in the U.S., backing away from statements it made the day before.

  • Cisco, Microsoft chasing clouds

    Cisco has expanded its data center arrangement with Microsoft with a multiyear sales and go-to-market effort for integrated products. The deal builds upon one agreed to 15 months ago, when the two companies combined cloud offerings under their respective Cisco Unified Data Center and Microsoft Fast Track 3.0 architectures.

  • Dell accepting Bitcoin payments

    Want to buy a laptop with bitcoins? Dell is now accepting the digital currency as a form of payment.

  • Wall Street Beat: Transition to mobile, cloud hits tech earnings

    With Google, IBM, SAP, Intel and other tech titans reporting earnings this week, the focus is again on mobile and cloud technology. The general trend appears to be that the further a tech vendor has moved away from its legacy desktop-oriented products, the better its earnings are.

  • Apple, IBM spell out enterprise support for iPhone, iPad

    Apple will provide an expanded set of support services to IBM customers with iPhones and iPads under a new enterprise-grade AppleCare plan.

  • Finish line approaches for Hyundai virtual desktop rollout

    Hyundai's Australian subsidiary is close to completing a company-wide VDI rollout. Head of IT at Hyundai Motor Company Australia, Bala Kothandaraman, said that virtual desktops had been rolled out to around 45 per cent of the organisation's 200 end users, with the remainder to transition in two months.

  • Aloha point-of-sale terminal, sold on eBay, yields security surprises

    Matt Oh, a senior malware researcher with HP, recently bought a single Aloha point-of-sale terminal -- a brand of computerized cash register widely used in the hospitality industry -- on eBay for US$200.

  • In wake of Cloud and mobile push, IBM revenue flattens

    Despite a hearty push into cloud services and enterprise mobility, IBM continues to experience difficulty in raising revenue, though second-quarter profit jumped compared to a year ago.

  • CEO Whitman to chair HP's board

    Two days after Hewlett-Packard said its chairman had resigned due to ill health, the company has named a replacement: President and CEO Meg Whitman.

  • PC market rebound doesn't help AMD's earnings

    A rebound in the PC market aided Intel's earnings earlier this week, but did not help rival Advanced Micro Devices, which recorded a net loss for the second quarter, even as a shift in its business focus to graphics cards and custom chips boosted revenue.

  • MIT may have just solved all your data center network lag issues

    A group of MIT researchers say they've invented a new technology that should all but eliminate queue length in data center networking.

  • Highs and lows of CEO pay

    This year's proxy season has come to a close, and after digging through regulatory filings, 10 highlights stand out in our analysis of 62 tech CEOs' compensation.

  • Among IBM users, Apple agreement gets praise, questions

    The IBM-Apple partnership resonates with enterprise IBM user Roxanne Reynolds-Lair, CIO at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles.

  • Pennsylvania, a 'Fortune 20' state, consolidates IT

    Pennsylvania has signed a seven-year deal with Unisys to consolidate the state's data centers and create an on-demand, cloud computing environment

  • IBM and Apple ties go way back

    IBM and Apple have a history of working together that dates back more than 20 years.

  • TSMC Q2 profit up 15.2 percent, 20-nanometer chips start shipping

    Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. posted record earnings in the second quarter, as the company has begun shipping better-performing chips built with its latest 20-nanometer manufacturing process.

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    Apple-IBM partnership is a direct challenge to Microsoft

    IBM and Apple are teaming up to create enterprise apps to can run on Apple devices that business customers can manage and secure, creating a formidable direct challenge to plans Microsoft is trying to carry out on its own.

  • Reaction: Apple fashions 'brilliant' partnership with IBM for instant enterprise cred

    The business-focused deal between Apple and IBM is "brilliant," one analyst said, noting that Apple now gets into the enterprise through the front door rather than the back.

  • Intel's Haswell coming to Xeon E5 chips this quarter

    Intel has started shipping Xeon E5 chips based on the Haswell microarchitecture to server makers, and the chip will be in servers this quarter.