Windows 8: boom or bust?
Microsoft has released one of its most important products ever: Windows 8. Steve Evans looks at the new operating system and examines whether...
Published 26 November 2012
The benefits of virtualisation are clear, although many industry experts believe the technology is let down by issues surrounding management....
Published 02 November 2012
HP: Here we go again
It may be one of the biggest and most iconic firms in Silicon Valley, but the past few years have been unkind to HP, with boardroom unrest, falling...
Published 28 June 2012
Mac security: Apple under fire
Apple Mac OS's reputation for being more secure than Windows, however false, has taken a battering recently after a series of damaging incidents...
Published 31 May 2012
Rack 'em up: New data centre dynamics
Data centres are under more pressure than ever: exploding storage volumes and transaction throughput are pitched against energy, cooling, real...
Published 20 May 2011
The $10bn man: The strange saga of Mark Hurd, HP and Oracle
HP’s market cap lost $10bn when CEO Mark Hurd left. Steve Evans assesses his track record and looks at his move to arch rival Oracle
Published 15 October 2010
Seeking print perfection
No longer is the humble office printer just a bit of kit that sits in the corner, waiting to be called into action. Companies are realising the...
Published 04 August 2010
Q&A with IBM's Steve Mills
In a rare and exclusive interview CBR talks to Steve Mills, senior vice president and group executive, IBM Software, which contributes $20bn to...
Published 28 July 2010
Q&A with Jon Temple, CEO nlyte
Data centre performance management firm nlyte has seen rapid growth during the recession. CBR talks to CEO Jon Temple
Published 13 July 2010
Back to the future
Although many have been predicting the death of the PC for a while now, desktop virtualisation has yet to catch on to the same extent as server or...
Published 10 June 2010
October saw the release of Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 7. With XP now nearly ten years old and Vista generally bypassing the...
Published 30 November 2009
Windows versus Apple on the High Street
What is Microsoft hoping to achieve with its chain of retail stores? Can it compete with Apple? Steve Evans investigates.