Cloud service provider, Rackspace, has updated its global Rackspace Private Cloud offering, powered by the open source OpenStack platform and designed to run enterprise production workloads.
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Figures from the ITU indicate there will be almost three billion internet users by the end of the year, two-thirds of them in the developing world.
Gartner predicts that IoT (internet of things) security requirements will "reshape and expand" over half of all global enterprise IT security programmes by 2020.
Emergency response and maintenance teams on London Underground have been equipped with Windows 8 tablets to help them complete their work.
Most global organisations have "too many datacentres in too many countries", according to analyst Gartner, and that in order to cut costs and optimise service delivery, they only need two datacentres on each continent they operate in.
Business executives should not ignore the Internet of Things concept as it is set to play a key role in business, says analyst Gartner.
Half of mobile operators expect to deploy software defined networks (SDN) within two years to cut operating costs and improve network flexibility, according to research.
As bring your own device (BYOD) programmes become more popular, 38 percent of companies expect to stop providing devices to workers by 2016, according to a global survey of CIOs by analyst Gartner.
Microsoft has launched its 2013 Apprentice of the Year competition, as part of its commitment to help 300,000 British 16-24 year olds into work over the next three years through its Get On programme.
Juniper Networks has launched a new range of more widely programmable switches and management tools that aim to address provider and enterprise needs for software defined networking (SDN) and bring your own device (BYOD) strategies.
Compuware has unveiled a free on-demand mobile application performance management (APM) service.
Although companies are continuing to embrace bring your own device strategies, connectivity issues are impacting productivity, according to research.
The latest monthly Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs shows overall weak demand in the jobs market, but the IT and computing sector is outperforming all other sectors.
The European Commission has backed a voluntary agreement by the major computer printer manufacturers to "green" their industry.
Microsoft is looking to patent glasses that deliver augmented reality in users' views of the world.
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