OpenStack has a new top contributor: HP.
By Brandon Butler | 20 September, 2014 02:44
Red Hat wants a piece of the enterprise mobile app market, so it has acquired Irish company FeedHenry for approximately €63.5 million (US$82 million).
By Mikael Ricknäs | 19 September, 2014 01:08
Microsoft has flopped on smartphones and tablets. At the same time, its Windows 8.x has continued to be such an abject failure, with a mere 13.4% share of the PC market, that it's trailing even legendary fiasco Vista in market acceptance.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 18 September, 2014 21:07
With the release of its new mobile operating system, Apple has become the first smartphone maker to enable by default a kill switch that can lock and secure a stolen phone.
By Martyn Williams | 18 September, 2014 07:55
Although Apple has incrementally improved business and enterprise functions with every iOS release, three releases were particularly significant for business users and the IT professionals that support them: iOS 2 (called iPhone OS 2 at the time), which introduced support for Exchange ActiveSync and configuration profiles; iOS 4, which introduced Apple's mobile management and app encryption APIs and helped launch the MDM/EMM industry; and last year's iOS 7, which ratcheted up enterprise security and management capabilities.
By Ryan Faas | 17 September, 2014 22:58
In a move that will collect a lot of infrastructure software under one roof, mainframe software provider Micro Focus has started proceedings to merge with Attachmate Group, owners of Novell and Suse Linux, for about $US1.2 billion.
By Joab Jackson | 17 September, 2014 01:28
Apple yesterday released the third public beta of OS X Yosemite, shipping the preview a few days earlier than expected.
By Gregg Keizer | 17 September, 2014 00:27
Microsoft has issued invitations for a September 30 event where it will unveil the next version of Windows, according to multiple online reports.
By Gregg Keizer | 16 September, 2014 23:05
Microsoft today announced it would pay $2.5 billion for Mojang, the developer of the very popular Minecraft game, a move that some analysts saw as a purchase of the massive community that's evolved around the game as much as an acquisition of the game itself.
By Gregg Keizer | 16 September, 2014 06:17
The inaugural Samsung Open-Source Conference opens Tuesday morning in Seoul, with keynotes from well-known figures in the open source world and a hackathon focused on Tizen, the company's in-house mobile operating system.
By Jon Gold | 16 September, 2014 06:01
Brian Stevens, the former chief technology officer for Red Hat, is now managing Google Cloud.
By Joab Jackson | 12 September, 2014 03:49
Red Hat Satellite, the software for managing fleets of servers running Red Hat Enterprise Linux, can now also manage copies of RHEL that run in the cloud as well.
By Joab Jackson | 11 September, 2014 02:32
A wave of inexpensive Windows laptops meant to compete with the Google Chromebook is coming, but analysts say enterprises should carefully consider their requirements before choosing a low-cost device from either company.
By Adam Bender | 09 September, 2014 09:32
Microsoft has announced it will issue just four security updates to customers next week, with the usual patches for Internet Explorer (IE) as well as others for Windows, the .Net Framework and Lync, the company's communications server software.
By Gregg Keizer | 05 September, 2014 05:20
When a sports team makes the finals a sense of excitement builds in their home city and people who didn't follow the team all season long come out of the woodwork to jump on the bandwagon and cheer on their local squad.
By Brandon Butler | 04 September, 2014 06:30
Users of Internet Explorer (IE) were in no hurry last month to discard older versions, even after Microsoft told them that their browsers will drop off the support list in early 2016.
By Gregg Keizer | 03 September, 2014 23:38
Microsoft's China division today briefly touted "Windows 9" in a post to the Weibo micro-blogging service, bolstering the speculation that the company will stick to a numerical name for its next OS.
By Gregg Keizer | 03 September, 2014 07:39
A prominent Linux kernel developer has been jailed by Russian authorities after protesting publicly in Moscow's Manezh Square against the conflict in Ukraine.
By Jon Gold | 03 September, 2014 06:22
Apple's not-yet-shipped OS X Yosemite has gotten a jump on grabbing users, thanks to the company's free beta program, data released Monday showed.
By Gregg Keizer | 03 September, 2014 02:50
Chinese antitrust regulators today ordered Microsoft to explain compatibility and bundling issues with its software and gave the U.S. company 20 days to comply.
By Gregg Keizer | 02 September, 2014 02:20
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CA commissioned Ponemon Institute to survey 748 IT and IT security practitioners for the 2013 Security of Cloud Computing Users study to see how cloud security has progressed over 2 years. This Infographic will show you the results - while security is improving, lingering doubts remain.
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