Daniel Todd
Cyber Monday: Up to 60% off Dell laptops and desktops for SMBs
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Hardware

Cyber Monday: Up to 60% off Dell laptops and desktops for SMBs

The hardware giant has deals running throughout the week as part of its Cyber Week sale
29 Nov 2021
Retail giant Schwarz Group snaps up Israeli cyber security startup XM Cyber
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mergers and acquisitions

Retail giant Schwarz Group snaps up Israeli cyber security startup XM Cyber

The startup will help support a planned expansion of the group's digital business
23 Nov 2021
HP unveils new remote collaboration subscription offers
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flexible working

HP unveils new remote collaboration subscription offers

The combined offering will support collaboration across multiple systems and applications
10 Nov 2021
Investor group snaps up McAfee for $14 billion
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mergers and acquisitions

Investor group snaps up McAfee for $14 billion

The cyber security firm is to be taken private just a year after it returned to the stock market
9 Nov 2021
Amazon to offer cyber insurance to UK SMBs
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cyber security

Amazon to offer cyber insurance to UK SMBs

The insurance will cover risks such as accidental privacy breaches, extortion and ransomware
28 Sep 2021
PC market growth continues despite ongoing shortages
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Laptops

PC market growth continues despite ongoing shortages

Shipments in Western Europe increased by 3% in Q2 to hit 150 million units
25 Aug 2021
SMBs rethinking return to office amid Delta surge
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flexible working

SMBs rethinking return to office amid Delta surge

Almost 15% of small businesses have already pushed back their return to office date
25 Aug 2021
HP buys remote software specialist Teradici
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Software

HP buys remote software specialist Teradici

The acquisition will help HP to deliver new compute models and services tailored for hybrid work
28 Jul 2021
Jim Whitehurst stands down as IBM president
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cloud computing

Jim Whitehurst stands down as IBM president

The former Red Hat CEO spent just 14 months in the role
6 Jul 2021
HPE acquires Zerto for $374 million
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platform as a service (PaaS)

HPE acquires Zerto for $374 million

Zerto will be positioned inside HPE's Storage business, available as a service through GreenLake
2 Jul 2021
Inflexible contracts blocking UK economic recovery, Virgin Media O2 claims
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Managed service provider (MSP)

Inflexible contracts blocking UK economic recovery, Virgin Media O2 claims

Almost half of businesses surveyed say they are locked into contracts that force them to pay for services they don't need
1 Jul 2021
MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead
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ransomware

MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead

Government or insurance providers will likely take a stand against vulnerable MSPs in 2021
9 Apr 2021
McAfee to sell enterprise business to STG for £2.8 billion
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mergers and acquisitions

McAfee to sell enterprise business to STG for £2.8 billion

The enterprise business will be rebranded, with McAfee focusing on personal security
9 Mar 2021
HPE acquires cloud intelligence platform CloudPhysics
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cloud computing

HPE acquires cloud intelligence platform CloudPhysics

The company has also announced the release of its new Software-Defined Opportunity Engine
26 Feb 2021
Palo Alto Networks to acquire Bridgecrew for $156 million
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cloud security

Palo Alto Networks to acquire Bridgecrew for $156 million

The cyber security specialist said the acquisition will enable "shift-left" security
17 Feb 2021
HPE launches HPC as a service through HPE GreenLake
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high-performance computing (HPC)

HPE launches HPC as a service through HPE GreenLake

The platform has been delight to tackle demanding compute and data-intensive workloads
10 Dec 2020
Cisco acquires container security startup Banzai Cloud
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Security

Cisco acquires container security startup Banzai Cloud

Move comes as the company looks to further expand its portfolio of cloud-native technologies
18 Nov 2020
Ransomware remains the top cyber security risk for SMBs
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Security

Ransomware remains the top cyber security risk for SMBs

Datto reveals that the average cost of downtime is now 94% greater than last year
17 Nov 2020
BT adds Zoom to digital workplace portfolio
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video conferencing

BT adds Zoom to digital workplace portfolio

The company becomes the first to offer a fully-managed Zoom Meetings service
13 Oct 2020
Veeam acquires Kubernetes specialist Kasten
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backup software

Veeam acquires Kubernetes specialist Kasten

Company says the takeover represents the natural next stage of its Kubernetes journey
7 Oct 2020
Cisco announces intent to buy security startup Portshift
Security

Cisco announces intent to buy security startup Portshift

The move will enable Cisco's security platform to better deploy and manage Kubernetes container clusters
6 Oct 2020
Microsoft unveils Azure for Operators to unlock 5G potential
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5G

Microsoft unveils Azure for Operators to unlock 5G potential

Service will help operators to future-proof networks and drive down costs
30 Sep 2020
Schneider Electric, StorMagic and HPE unveil 'Edge in a Box'
cloud computing

Schneider Electric, StorMagic and HPE unveil 'Edge in a Box'

The micro data centre solution provides IT systems for edge computing environments
29 Sep 2020
T-Mobile launches new small business plans with Microsoft 365
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Software

T-Mobile launches new small business plans with Microsoft 365

Plans will give customers access to Office apps, cloud services and security features
22 Sep 2020
Federation of small businesses says tech vouchers needed to survive Brexit transition
SMB

Federation of small businesses says tech vouchers needed to survive Brexit transition

SMBs need financial support to help them with expertise, new technology, and training, group argues
8 Sep 2020
Microsoft prepares single-screen Windows 10X release for spring 2021
operating systems

Microsoft prepares single-screen Windows 10X release for spring 2021

A dual-screen variant of the OS will reportedly follow in spring 2022
21 Jul 2020
Gartner: Global IT spending to drop by 7.3% in 2020
Infrastructure

Gartner: Global IT spending to drop by 7.3% in 2020

Analyst firm says the market will see a 'faster and smoother' recovery than the overall economy
14 Jul 2020
Rancher Labs unveils new Kubernetes certification programme
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Careers & training

Rancher Labs unveils new Kubernetes certification programme

Open source firm looks to address the growing Kubernetes skills gap
20 May 2020
Cognizant set to lose up to $70m due to ransomware attack
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ransomware

Cognizant set to lose up to $70m due to ransomware attack

Maze attack affected the IT service provider's internal network
12 May 2020
Our 5-minute guide to hyperconverged infrastructure
Server & storage

Our 5-minute guide to hyperconverged infrastructure

Understanding the hype around hyperconvergence
22 Apr 2020
Canonical launches Managed Apps to simplify cloud operations
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cloud computing

Canonical launches Managed Apps to simplify cloud operations

Services allows critical apps to be deployed and operated as a fully managed service.
1 Apr 2020
Tech firms struggle to scale amid server hardware shortage
Hardware

Tech firms struggle to scale amid server hardware shortage

COVID-19 lockdowns continue to disrupt China's mammoth manufacturing industry
26 Mar 2020
Tech firms struggle to scale amid server hardware shortage
Server & storage

Tech firms struggle to scale amid server hardware shortage

COVID-19 lockdowns continue to disrupt China's mammoth manufacturing industry
25 Mar 2020
HPE reveals text book-sized micro server
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Cloud

HPE reveals text book-sized micro server

The system provides "industry-leading" capabilities to help SMBs drive growth and digital transformation
12 Mar 2020
Coronavirus concerns continue to blight key tech events
Business operations

Coronavirus concerns continue to blight key tech events

IBM pulles out of RSA, while Intel axes Milan conference
19 Feb 2020