We asked if you'd run your own data centre or go the cloud.
Picks 6YS as key local cloud services partner.
CRN poll asks which path you favour.
SSDs with full-drive encryption are a dime a dozen these days. A UK-based company called SecureDrives is taking data security much further, though. It's developed a line of SSDs with robust encryption, two-factor authentication, and a novel self-destruct mechanism. 256-bit AES encryption is...
UPS West signs data centre cooling and power giant.
Intel gets new competition from Moonshot server.
Will pay compensation if private cloud SLA is broken.
SDN war sees ex-DiData guru move vendors.
Most folks these days have many gigabytes, if not terabytes, of personal and family data to manage: pictures, videos, financial info, and so on. Storage capacities for media of all sorts keep growing, but so does the demand, as I noted earlier today. Keeping up with all of it,...
The best deal of the week is easily Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 970, which is already selling online with prices starting at $329.99. It's not the only deal around, though. Here are a few other items we found while scouring the web this morning: While we're talking Maxwell-based graphics...
In some ways, Micron's M600 SSD is exactly what you'd expect. It combines the company's own 16-nm NAND with a marginally updated version of the usual Marvell controller. This pairing is familiar from the Crucial MX100, which is sold through Micron's consumer brand, but the M600 is quite different...
Targets the enterprise.
Buying up businesses, customers and data centres.
Local boss Rodd Cunico opens up to CRN about $171m Oakton bid.
Distie says Nutanix will complement existing channels.
Despite halting shipments over deployment issues.
Investment phase over, now to get cracking on a turnaround.
San Francisco tremors trigger outages.
Reveals $35m investment in local data centre footprint.
Server racks to replace paper reels at Tullamarine.
Wocket Wallet Contest
 Breaking Tech News: New Images from Social Media Consumer Wocket Smart Wallet Competition “Show Us Your Wallet”, #Needawocket
Reminder Contest Closes August 17th
SHELTON, Conn. - August 14, 2014 ( Newswire) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market,  releases new images from its  current social media competition “ Show us your Wallet”, #Needawocket.   
The social ... Read more
Breaking Tech News: NXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD) Announces Upcoming  Wocket™ In Your Pocket Celebrity Ad Campaign for Smart Wallet; Follow- up to ‘Show us Your Wallet’ Consumer Contest
Move over old Bulky Wallets: Smart Money Chooses Smart Wallets  
Shelton, CT- August 1, 2014 - ( Newswire) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market,  announces its upcoming celebrity “Wocket in Your Pocket “ ... Read more

Breaking Tech News: NXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD) Video for Wocket™ Smart Wallet to Air on American Airlines Exec TV and Travel and Lifestyle TV in October and November
SHELTON, Conn. - July 30, 2014 ( Newswire) NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces a video featuring its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™ will air on American Airlines, in-flight entertainment for the months of October and ... Read more

Secures place on key government data centre panel.
IBM is offering a potentially powerful incentive in its attempts to entice organizations to move supercomputing jobs to the cloud: a high-speed network communications link called InfiniBand.
I feel a twinge of guilt for the headline. It's total click bait—but also accurate. Dell is selling its 28" Ultra HD monitor for only $404.99 after a $250 discount and coupon code ?WDVNK$9S8XMCX. (Thanks HardForum.) That sounds like an incredible deal, and it kind of is. However,...
SandForce has been hyping its next-gen SF3700 controller since November. The chip has an unconventional nine-channel flash interface, the ability to address up to 2TB of flash, and support for both the SATA and PCIe standards. When it was announced, we were told to expect drives in the first...
Seagate has completely revamped its lineup of network-attached storage (NAS) devices aimed at businesses. This marks the first time Seagate is getting into the NAS space "in a big way," according to senior product marketing manager Greg Falgiano, and there are two families on offer. The simply...
Four data centres join key supply panel.
SSDs dominate the headlines in the storage industry, but every so often, a new mechanical drive catches our eye. Today, it's HGST's Ultrastar C10K1800, which crams 1.8TB into a 2.5" form factor. That storage density isn't terribly remarkable by itself, but the Ultrastar spins its platters at 10,000...