Stories by Sophie Curtis

VMware's Paul Maritz to step down as CEO: rumour

Rumours are swirling that Paul Maritz is stepping down as chief executive of VMware after four years at the company, to be replaced by Pat Gelsinger, who is currently president and chief operating officer at VMware's parent company EMC.

European data centres flourish, but power crisis lies ahead

The importance of the “Big 4” European data centre markets – London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Paris – will increase over the next three years, with presence in all four markets becoming a major competitive differentiator by 2016, but power shortages could lead to changes in the future, according to a new report.

Intel starts distributing open source LibreOffice

Intel has begun distributing the open source <a href="http://www.libreoffice.org/download/">LibreOffice</a> suite for Windows from SUSE via its AppUp Store - an online repository designed for Intel processor-based devices, particularly Ultrabooks.