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TD Azlan appoints Mark Ceraolo to drive enterprise server and storage business

Tech Data’s specialist enterprise infrastructure, data centre, software, services and cloud businesses has appointed Mark Ceraolo to head its enterprise server and storage team. Ceraolo brings more than 17 years of channel experience to Azlan and as spent eight years as an IBM business manager within Azlan and ISI Distribution. …

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Breakthrough tech will enable new ?mega data centres?

With predictions that traffic in cloud data centres will require 1,000 times more bandwith over the next ten years, Rockley Photonics has unveiled new technology that will enable operators to create a new generation of ‘mega data centres’. Using optical switching within the heart of the network, the scalable data …

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HP unveils Pro Series PCs and printers for SMBs

HP has announced its new Pro Series of desktops, notebooks, all-in-one PCs and printers designed specifically for SMBs. A recent HP survey of 750 IT decision makers and business managers indicated top technology concerns SMBs face include: finding new ways to boost productivity, solving security threats and managing IT costs. …

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Barracuda partners with CMS Distribution in UK

Barracuda Networks has added CMS Distribution to its UK and Ireland distribution line-up. CMS Distribution will sell Barracuda’s full portfolio of content security, networking and application delivery, and data storage, protection and disaster recovery solutions. The distributor will be recruiting new reseller partners within the security and storage markets to …

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New generation of cyber risks threaten businesses around the globe

Businesses are being urged to prepare for a new generation of cyber risks, which are evolving far beyond privacy or reputational issues, according to a new report from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS). The firm has revealed that the global cyber insurance market is forecast to grow to over …

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?Kim? is breaking the internet again

Don’t worry, reality star Kim Kardashian hasn’t got her bum out again in a bid to ‘break the internet’ like she attempted back in 2014. This ‘Kim’ comes in the form of one of the most dangerous internet neighbourhoods. The number of new TLDs (Top Level Domains) has skyrocketed in …

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IT departments are ?maverick spenders?

New research reveals that IT departments are the major culprits for maverick spending when it comes to making purchasing decisions. The research, conducted by Redshift on behalf of Was Digital, found that 78 per cent of the 200 surveyed IT professionals said that procurement hindered rather than helped their department. …

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Entatech boosts reseller opportunities following Intel Skylake launch

Following the much-anticipated launch of Intel’s i7-6700K Skylake chipset, Entatech has boosted its attachment opportunities for resellers. Skylake CPU’s will run at a higher wattage and will require more voltage than the Haswell chip, released in 2013, requiring a higher performance cooling solution than previous generations. With this in mind, …

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70% of businesses are open to attacks due to unpatched software

Exploits that target unpatched software are a prominent online threat that businesses are failing to address, says cyber security firm F-Secure. New research finds that over 70 per cent of businesses continue to leave themselves open to attacks by failing to update their software. This comes after a recent alert …

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