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  • Massey University goes hyperconverged

    After initially experimenting with hyperconverged infrastructure for a small project New Zealand’s Massey University is now deploying Nutanix equipment to handle its mission-critical student management system. The university says it is planning further deployment of the technology.

    21 Sept. 16 10:10 Written by Stuart Corner
  • Nutanix appoints new local MD

    Hyperconverged infrastructure vendor Nutanix has appointed a new managing director to head up its local operations.

    12 Sept. 16 06:00 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • What to do when the cloud eats your hardware vendor

    Cloud revenues are increasing while traditional hardware vendors are either entrenching in their legacy strategies, expanding to new markets or transforming themselves. A new report from Forrester has advice about what enterprise buyers need to do in these tumultuous times.

    07 Sept. 16 07:05 Written by Brandon Butler
  • Cloudscene: Bevan Slattery launches data centre directory

    Bevan Slattery, founder of Megaport and NextDC, has launched an online directory service that offers details of colocation data centres, cloud service providers and interconnected fabrics.

    31 Aug. 16 15:45 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • Government sees potential ‘quantum ecosystem’ in Australia

    Industry, innovation and science minister Greg Hunt says that the government’s support for quantum computing research will not only maintain Australia’s competitive edge in the “global race to build a quantum computer”, but also help grow a local “quantum ecosystem” and industry.

    29 Aug. 16 13:50 Written by George Nott
  • HPE’s ‘The Machine’: Is this the future of computing?

    Meet Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s vision of the future of computing. It’s called simply ‘The Machine’. It’s a radical departure from today’s computer architecture that is being developed HPE’s R&D arm, Hewlett Packard Labs, to deal with the conflicting trajectories of computing hardware and software.

    15 Aug. 16 11:02 Written by Stuart Corner
  • Why Box’s CEO is so cloud crazy

    Aaron Levie, the outspoken founder and CEO of enterprise file sharing and storage powerhouse Box, talked to Network World ahead of the company’s news about its Zones and Accelerator projects. Levie also discussed start-ups, the march of the public cloud, and even his past work as a professional magician.

    10 Aug. 16 22:59 Written by Jon Gold
  • Politics blamed for feds' reliance on old IT

    Although the U.S. government is spending more than $81 billion on IT, only about a quarter of that money is spent on new systems.

    03 Aug. 16 20:05 Written by Patrick Thibodeau
  • Four US firms rule the world's cloud infrastructure

    There are plenty of companies vying for a piece of the worldwide cloud infrastructure market, but the top four -- all in the U.S. -- currently dominate by such a wide margin as to effectively leave their competitors in the dust.

    02 Aug. 16 06:56 Written by Katherine Noyes
  • VCE chief boasts of hyperconvergence superpower

    VCE has only been in the hyperconverged appliance market since the February launch of its VxRail family, but President Chad Sakac says the company will soon be the number one player in that rapidly growing market.

    02 Aug. 16 00:42 Written by John Gallant
  • IBM's cloud CTO: 'We're in this game to win'

    An industry focus is one of the key factors IBM is betting will set it apart from cloud competitors including Google, Microsoft and Amazon Web Services.

    29 July 16 22:00 Written by Katherine Noyes
  • NCI to boost supercomputer capacity by 30%

    National Computational Infrastructure (NCI) will spend $14 million boosting its supercomputer capability and throughput thanks to a new injection of funding.

    27 July 16 12:07 Written by Rohan Pearce
  • HPE's Itanium server refresh should come in mid-2017

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise plans to refresh its Itanium server range around the middle of next year, employing Intel's long-promised "Kittson" successor to the current Itanium 9500 series ("Poulson") chips.

    22 July 16 01:22 Written by Peter Sayer

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