IT & infrastructure

British Airways sues data centre supplier for 2017 outage

News
22 Nov, 2018
Connor Jones

The filing claims US outsourcing company CBRE was to blame for the network fault

Google invests $700 million in carbon-neutral Danish data centre

Sponsored
21 Nov, 2018
Connor Jones

The new site in Fredericia will continue the company's 100% green energy commitment with one of its most advanced data centres yet

Pure Storage adds new AWS integrations to support hybrid cloud

News
19 Nov, 2018
Adam Shepherd

New backup, dedupe and block storage features announced

Blockchain

Microsoft launches Azure-based blockchain development kit

News
19 Nov, 2018
Connor Jones

Another blockchain project has been announced by Microsoft which aims to integrate blockchain and its cloud services

Cloud-based software-defined network

Oracle buys Talari networks to boost cloud connectivity

News
19 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

The networking business will integrate Talari's Failsafe to offer customers higher availability and better quality of experience

Firefox Quantum

Firefox Quantum will now tell you if a site has been breached

News
16 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

Firefox Monitor 2.0 will detail what happened during the breach and how many accounts were affected

Cisco defies market shift to cloud with rising hardware sales

News
15 Nov, 2018
Connor Jones

Software and security bets also pay off as revenues exceed analyst expectations

Lots of messy wires

Nigerian firm admits misrouting Google traffic through China

News
14 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

ISP firm MainOne said misconfigured a border gateway protocol filter was the culprit after concerns were raised over traffic hijacking

AMD Rome EPYC chip

AMD reveals 7nm 'Rome' EPYC processors aimed at data centres

News
7 Nov, 2018
Tim Danton

The processors signal the future steps for Ryzen chips

VMworld Europe 2018: VMware beefs up hybrid portfolio with Cloud Foundation 3.5 release

News
7 Nov, 2018
Adam Shepherd

Workspace ONE and VMware Cloud Verified programme also see updates

Corporate data at greater risk in the cloud than thought, report warns

News
1 Nov, 2018
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Grim picture painted for security landscape with businesses suffering 14 misconfiguration incidents at any one time

How to immunise your browser against the latest security threats

Advice
1 Nov, 2018
Steve Clark

Steve Clark reveals the best extensions to boost your privacy, security and browsing speed

Days-long Microsoft outage leaving users unable to login to Office 365

News
31 Oct, 2018
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Redmond is investigating an as-of-yet unexplained outage that has persisted since last week

Laptop on a desk with a cloud illustration overlay, with icons to represent a virtual desktop

What are cloud desktops and how can they benefit my business?

In-depth
30 Oct, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

Cloud desktops provide businesses with the flexibility and scalability they need to grow and collaborate

Remote code execution flaw found in Cisco WebEx

News
25 Oct, 2018
Rene Millman

Researchers say exploiting the flaw is easier than checking a system for it

Check Point acquires Dome9 to boost cloud security

News
25 Oct, 2018
Clare Hopping

The company's multi-Virtual Cloudstection offers security analysis for the enterprise

How to check if your passwords have been stolen

Advice
25 Oct, 2018
Will Stapley

It's likely that one or more of your passwords are sitting in a database on the dark web

Illustration of a code cloud raining over a city

Our 5-minute guide to enterprise cloud computing

In-depth
22 Oct, 2018
Esther Kezia Thorpe

What is enterprise cloud computing, how is it used, and what are the business benefits?

Datacentre server room

UK third-party data centre market is largest in Europe

News
19 Oct, 2018
Clare Hopping

But the UK isn't the most expensive place for data centres - Switzerland and Ireland take that crown

The four cloud skills that are key for the channel’s future

Advice
18 Oct, 2018
Virtual Clouds Esther Kezia Thorpe

What you need to learn to ensure a smooth transition to a cloud model