Data centre hardware

  • August 14, 2006 14 Aug'06

    VMware brings virtualisation to Macs

    VMware, a leading provider of software for virtualised desktops and servers, has launched a product that will enable Intel-based Macs to run x86 operating systems, such as Windows, Linux, NetWare and Solaris, in virtual machines at the same time as ...

  • August 14, 2006 14 Aug'06

    Appro uses CAE tools to improve datacentres

    High-performance enterprise computing systems provider Appro is joining with leading computer aided engineering (CAE) firm Fluent to help IT managers address datacentre cooling issues.

  • August 11, 2006 11 Aug'06

    IBM demonstrates single molecule data processing solution

    IBM researchers in Zurich have demonstrated a single-molecule device that is capable of repeatedly storing and retrieving data.

  • August 10, 2006 10 Aug'06

    Intel unveils Linux graphics solution

    Intel has unveiled open source drivers for its chipsets to support 3D graphics acceleration applications in Linux.

  • August 10, 2006 10 Aug'06

    Users still not wiping data from unwanted PCs

    A fifth of secondhand PCs finding their way onto the resale market still contain sensitive data on their hard discs.

  • August 09, 2006 09 Aug'06

    IBM launches SME storage platform

    IBM has launched an entry-level storage product for SMEs.

  • August 08, 2006 08 Aug'06

    Ruggedised laptops boost productivity and survive tornado

    Ruggedised notebooks are designed to take a beating, within reason, of course. Sears Holding Company has been using them for more than a decade. The previous model worked fine after a battle with Mother Nature.

  • August 08, 2006 08 Aug'06

    Lincolnshire is first with local-government podcasts

    Lincolnshire county council has launched what it believes is the world’s first local government podcasting service, broadcasting material converted from text on its website.

  • August 08, 2006 08 Aug'06

    University project aims to improve mobile web

    University of Manchester scientists are seeking to make the web more accessible on mobile devices, using technology developed to help blind and visually impaired people surf the internet.

  • August 08, 2006 08 Aug'06

    PDA shipments hit new level

    Worldwide shipments of handheld PDAs totaled a record 3.7 million units in the second quarter of 2006, new figures from industry analyst Gartner have revealed.