Cloud depends on magnetic tape
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The more things change, the more they stay the same

New cloud technology is still largely dependant on century old magnetic tape, and unfortunately, there are not the makers around that there used to be.

Samsung says ola to Zhilabs
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Writes a cheque for Spanish network data analysis firm in cloud push

Samsung has bought Barcelona-based network data analysis firm Zhilabs.

IBM has surprise revenue drop
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Mainframe sales slow

Big Blue has reported a bigger-than-expected drop in revenue caused by slowing software sales and wavering demand for mainframe servers.

Microsoft told to stay away from Jedi
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Staff worry about doing evil if they help the Republic

Software Empire Microsoft is at odds with its staff over a move to sign up for the DoD’s defence contract (Jedi).

IBM takes on JEDI
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11 October 2018

IBM takes on JEDI


The Force is strong in this one

IBM is challenging the US Defence Department’s decision to turn to a single provider for its $10 billion department wide cloud computing infrastructure which has the Star Wars name JEDI.