• January 18, 2017 18 Jan'17

    HPE-SimpliVity is a done deal, for $650 million

    The long-awaited HPE-SimpliVity deal cost HPE $650 million for the hyper-converged pioneer. The buy gives HPE an installed base, as well as data reduction and protection features.

  • January 18, 2017 18 Jan'17

    Nutanix, Simplivity and Pivot3 lead hyper-converged pack

    Forrester rates 12 hyper-converged infrastructure providers according to products, company strategy and market presence, with Nutanix, Simplivity and Pivot3 coming out on top-line.

  • January 18, 2017 18 Jan'17

    As security fears melt, enterprise cloud adoption rises

    The fast pace of cloud adoption in 2016 sets the stage for an even more aggressive migration in 2017. Will it help IT shops become disruptors instead of being disrupted?

  • January 18, 2017 18 Jan'17

    Citizen developers skirt IT to build mobile apps

    End users want mobile apps to help with basic job functions, but the cost and time it takes IT and developers to deliver those apps leads them to do-it-yourself RMAD tools.

  • January 18, 2017 18 Jan'17

    Oracle expands its cloud to tackle business apps

    Oracle continues to take the fight to AWS and others as it expands support for web-scale and enterprise applications.

  • January 17, 2017 17 Jan'17

    2FA bypass only possible in real-time Gmail phishing

    Researchers saw a Gmail phishing campaign in the wild using clever tricks to access accounts including a difficult 2FA bypass only possible in real-time.

  • January 17, 2017 17 Jan'17

    Cisco certifications undergo 2017 update

    Cisco certification changes, effective in January, mean trainees will need to focus more on data center and analytics topics.

  • January 17, 2017 17 Jan'17

    Artificial intelligence critical to business growth

    There are many hurdles to overcome before the full benefits of AI can be realized by organizations.

  • January 16, 2017 16 Jan'17

    Citrix Summit 2017: Round-up

    One of the first major vendor events of the year has concluded with plenty for the channel to think about.

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    Intermedia boosts support for channel ecosystem

    Cloud company will invest in a sales enablement and engineering practice as well as system and tool capabilities to improve channel partner engagement; other news of the week.

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    SecurityScorecard builds out VAR partnerships

    SecurityScorecard, a cloud-based security rating platform provider, this week launched its first channel program. The new program aims to help value-added resellers (VARs) offer continuous security ...

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    IBM gives DS8880 arrays an 'F,' as in flash

    The expansion of the IBM DS8880 hardware line introduces all-flash models designed around the vendor's High-Performance Flash Enclosure Gen2 to support PCIe 3.0, but not yet NVMe.

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    Microsoft data privacy options come to web and Windows

    New Microsoft privacy tools will give users control over the data collected on the web and within Windows and experts hope the tools will offer data privacy transparency.

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    Dell takes open networking pitch to edge switches

    Dell is pitching the open networking features of its new campus switches. The hardware's ability to run any of several network operation systems is a market differentiator.

  • January 13, 2017 13 Jan'17

    Viptela's new CEO considers the transition to the cloud

    Viptela, a startup in the SD-WAN market, taps former Cisco exec Praveen Akkiraju as its new CEO. Akkiraju's immediate goal for Viptela is to help customers migrate to the cloud.