The ICT sector is being hampered by uncertainty caused by Brexit with a slowdown in growth, thin margins and fierce competition, reports leading trade credit insurer Atradius.
On August 14, 2017, the SpaceX CRS-12 rocket, developed by Elon Musk’s SpaceX, was to launch from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, sending its Dragon Spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS) National Lab. Aboard the Dragon is a HPE supercomputer.
Solution offers the economic benefits of the cloud and the simplicity of hyperconvergence.
Scale Computing, the market leader in hyperconverged storage, server and virtualisation solutions for companies, has formed a partnership with leading Spanish distributor, IREO. IREO’s extensive network of partners, from major systems integrators to smaller local resellers will help expand the availability of hyperconverged infrastructures across Spain and Portugal.
HTBASE has formed a partnership with Dell EMC to provide its Maestro composable infrastructure platform to Dell EMC enterprise customers of all sizes.
Compuware has launched a Mainframe Center of Excellence (CoE) in partnership with Wipro Limited. The Mainframe CoE will be dedicated to helping large global enterprises better leverage their systems of record for competitive advantage in fast-moving digital markets.
Infrastructure incumbency program for Commercial Segment launched with historical look-back for revenue and deal registration.
Scale Computing has introduced two new hyperconverged appliances - the HC1150DF and HC5150D - for organisations of all sizes that want to maximise storage speed and capacity.
Worldwide IT spending is expected to increase by 4.5% in 2017 in constant currency terms, a significant improvement on last year’s growth of 2.5%, with stronger upgrade cycles for infrastructure and mobile devices leading the improvement in the second half of the year.
New PowerEdge 14th generation servers – the bedrock of the modern data centre –include performance gains to provide customers a secure and optimised platform for every workload with simplified management.
Flagship Fujitsu Server PRIMERGY CX400 M4 multi-node server combines the density of blade-like servers with the simplicity of rack-based systems.
Now a primary building block in the world’s most advanced data centers, with over 60,000 customers.
Intel Xeon® Scalable processors are uniquely architected for today’s evolving data center and network infrastructure — offering businesses the industry’s highest energy efficiency and system-level performance averaging 1.65x higher performance2 over the prior generation. In growing workloads like AI, Intel Xeon Scalable processors deliver 2.2x performance over the prior generation.
HyperGrid, the enterprise cloud-as-a-service leader, has successfully upgraded the legacy IT infrastructure of global relief agency Tearfund, which will help the agency save over £950,000 in associated costs over the next five years. By assisting the charity in migrating its outdated IT infrastructure, HyperGrid has ensured that Tearfund has experienced significant improvements in overall application and service performance, as well as drastically reducing its footprint and overhead costs.
HC3 Platform reduces complexity, saves cost and guarantees disaster recovery.
NEC Enterprise Solutions' NEC Express5800/R110 Server is now fully certified for use with the Fox DataDiode Appliance.
Veeam becomes the Premier Availability solution for supported Nutanix virtualised environments.
Large enterprises have historically been unable to nimbly update their business-critical COBOL applications due to antiquated tools, excessive dependence on specialized expertise and risk concerns.
International Data Corporation's (IDC) EMEA Server Tracker shows that in the first quarter of 2017 the EMEA server market reported a year-on-year (YoY) decline in vendor revenues of 12.7% to $2.7 billion and a YoY decrease of 1.4% in units shipped to just over 530,000. Looking at the EMEA market in euros, reported revenues in 1Q17 declined 9.6% YoY.
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has developed virtual machine (VM) control technology that improves server rack mounting density for each data centre rack.