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Premium Lock Inside HP's latest acquisition: Deal a big boost to 'cloud' drive

HP The acquisition of Eucalyptus closes a gap in hybrid cloud and expands HP's reach against a $7 billion-and-growing hybrid cloud integration market, according to analysis by Technology Business Research.

September 12

Will Red Hat's ex-CTO come back to haunt Hatters in Google's 'cloud' play?

Tech news sites ZDnet and CRN say Brian Stevens, who quit as chief technology officer at Red Hat, will play a key role in his new job at Google in the Internet giant's "cloud computing" push. Red Hat is banking a good part of its future on the cloud, too.

Red Hat's open cloud solution vs. "closed" Red Hat's open cloud solution vs. "closed"

Updated September 10

Apple's 'Watch' steals show: 'It's amazing what you can do from your wrist'

Apple unveiled its long-anticipated smartwatch Tuesday, introducing a device that transplants the features of an iPhone onto a smaller screen that's never more than an arm's length away. "It is amazing what you can do from your wrist," CEO Tim Cook says.

A closeup of Apple's Watch A closeup of Apple's Watch

Updated September 9

'Fury' at discrimination drives 'Innovating Women' book by Vivek Wadhwa

Former Triangle entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa, a U.S. citizen born in India, has fought for gender and cultural equality in the technology industry, over the past two decades. He takes his battle to a new level today with the release of a new book, "Innovating Women." And his second book is already receiving critical praise. A humbled Wadhwa is thankful for the support he is receiving, but his 'fury" over discrimination remains.

Updated September 9

Today is Apple's D-Day: Tech giant to reveal its next big thing

Retina iPad Mini    Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerize the masses. The trend-setting company is expected to rouse the still-slumbering market for wearable computers with a smartwatch or bracelet equipped to monitor health, help manage homes and even buy merchandise.

Updated September 5

Premium Lock From selfies to board room, new Lenovo gear looks to mix business with pleasure

Lenovo continues to release new products this week at the IFA trade show in Germany, and this final grouping of gear shows a hybrid of machines seeking to find the balance between work and play for today's consumer.

Lenovo's latest new products Lenovo's latest new products

Updated September 5

Motorola unveils circular smartwatch, updates smartphones

Motorola, which is set to become part of Lenovo later this year, rolled out a circular smartwatch Friday, counting on a more traditional design to win over consumers who have so far shunned other computerized wrist devices. Motorola also is updating its smartphone lineup.

Motorola's new smartwatch  Motorola's new smartwatch

Updated September 3

Premium Lock Inside Cisco's reboot: New product focus, work force realignment will fuel long-term growth

Analysis: Cisco recently announced another round of layoffs as it adjusts to a changing competitive environment for networking products and services. Will the reboot work?

Cisco graphic projects IoT growth Cisco graphic projects IoT growth

Updated September 3

Premium Lock Lenovo rolls out new Android tablet + good news for gamers

The first grouping of products being rolled out this week at the IFA trade show in Germany gives the world's largest PC maker its first Android tablet as well as new Lenovo desktops and notebooks sure to grab the attention of high-end gamers.

Lenovo's newest products Lenovo's newest products

September 3

Compuware, with offices in Durham, Charlotte, is going private

Pete Karmanos smiles for photographers Private equity firm Thoma Bravo will spend about $2.5 billion to buy Compuware and take the software developer private. Peter Karmanos, owner of the NHL Carolina Hurricanes, founded the company.

Updated September 2

Premium Lock Inside HP's latest deal: HP and Avaya team up to differentiate in unified communications

HP Analysis: HP Enterprise Services gains Avaya's unified communications (UC) and private cloud capabilities as well as service delivery personnel, while Avaya benefits from HP's cloud portfolio and global reach.

September 2

Federal judge refuses to reinstate $1.3B Oracle victory over SAP

Oracle A federal appeals court is refusing Oracle Corp.'s request to reinstate a $1.3 billion verdict it won against German rival SAP SE in a long-running copyright dispute.

Updated August 28

Premium Lock HP takes lead in sever market as IBM-Lenovo deal waits for approval

HP's Meg Whitman has been throwing around a lot of "FUD" - fear, uncertainty and doubt - about the Lenovo-IBM x86 server deal since it was announced. And guess who now leads in global server sales?

Global server market revenue share Global server market revenue share

Updated August 28

Premium Lock Red Hat's chief technology offer exits; is there a management rift?

Red Hat  Red Hat, which is shifting its focus over time away from Linux solutions to cloud-based computing, will continue its transition without Chief Technology Officer Brian Stevens. Red Hat says Stevens is resigning, but tech news service ZDnet says "staffers suspect friction in the executive suite."

Updated August 25

Sony PSN Attack; Opinion-Entrepreneurship; mobile commerce; tablet tipping point; Windows 9 in Sept.?

Bulldog In the latest Bulldog roundup of life science and technology news: Hackers attack Sony PlayStation Network; Opinion-Entrepreneurship: Impacting a vital Wilmington; the future of mobile commerce is commerce; Tablets hit tipping point; and Why Microsoft needs to reveal Windows 9 sooner than later.

Updated August 22

Lenovo exec, a former IBMer, says union claim about massive Big Blue layoffs in '05 is 'not true'

Alliance at IBM, which is seeking to represent Big Blue employees, on Thursday issued a statement in which it warned current IBMers who will transition to Lenovo as part of the $2.3 billion x86 server transaction, about layoffs. it claimed big layoffs were part of the initial IBM-Lenovo PC deal in 2005. A senior Lenovo executive and a former IBMer involved in that deal says the union's claim is "not true."

IBM's x86 server business operates globally IBM's x86 server business operates globally

August 21

Premium Lock Beware, Lenovo: HP's PC, x86 server revenues are surging

HP on Wednesday reported an increase in revenue for its most recent quarter, ending a streak of 11-straight declines. Surging PC and x86 server revenues helped - two markets where Lenovo either leads the world or hopes to when its $2.3B deal for IBM's x86 business closes. Analyst Jack Narcotta of Technology Business research examines HP's earnings report.

HP's Meg Whitman HP's Meg Whitman

Updated August 15

Premium Lock U.S. government clears $2.3B Lenovo-IBM server deal

Lenovo and IBM issue statements confirming that the U.S. government has approved the company's $2.3 billion acquisition of IBM's x86 server business. The OK is a big step toward making 2,000 IBMers in RTP employees of Lenovo.

IBM's x86 server business operates globally IBM's x86 server business operates globally

Updated August 15

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: Milestone quarter, mobility sales, IBM deal position add up to bright prospects for more growth

Analysis: Lenovo reported a "milestone quarter" in terms of revenue on Thursday with sales of mobile devices leading the way. For the first time, Lenovo - the world's No. 1 PC manufacturer - sold more smartphones than PCs. And more business is in the pipeline with the looming IBM x86 server deal, writes analyst Jack Narcotta.

Lenovo's growth "across all product lines." Lenovo's growth "across all product lines."

Updated August 14

Premium Lock Lenovo reports earnings surge, but deals with IBM, Motorola still under review

Lenovo banner at a trade show Lenovo reports an 18 percent annual increase in quarterly earnings for the period ending June 30. And Yang Yuanqing, its top executive, sees "even more opportunity to grow rapidly." However, the firm's acquisitions of IBM's x86 server business based in RTP and Google's Motorola Mobility are still under review, Yang says.

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