IT hardware

  • October 06, 2009 06 Oct'09

    CSC seeks new $ deal with Zurich Financial Services

    Zurich Financial Services Group has entered exclusive negotiations with IT outsourcer CSC 10-year contract valued at $2.4bn.

  • October 05, 2009 05 Oct'09

    Axa replaces mainframe to cut time to market

    Axa Insurance is to replace its 10-year-old mainframe as part of a multimillion-pound project to reduce the time taken to roll out new commercial insurance...

  • October 03, 2009 03 Oct'09

    Photonic machine gun for quantum computing

    There is a simple rule of computing that holds true even in the weird quantum world: increase the number of units of information available and you boost computing power. Raising the number of quantum bits, or qubits, carries an even greater reward –...

  • October 01, 2009 01 Oct'09

    Firms warned to guard data on extended networks

    UK businesses need to have fine control over their data to ensure they tap into the benefits of the goverment's Digital Britain strategy, a research report warns.

  • October 01, 2009 01 Oct'09

    Politicians gain control of the internet

    Non-US governments will have more control over the governance of the internet as the US gives up its exclusive control of Icann, the body primarily responsible for managing internet domain names.

  • September 24, 2009 24 Sep'09

    Make your back-up and archiving fit for purpose

    Distinctions between archive and back-up may blur, but they remain vital components of any storage strategy