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  • Dell embeds Fibre Channel over Ethernet in server line

    Dell will offer Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) network interface cards in all of its servers. The move by the world's largest server provider is sure to bolster adoption of the nascent data transport protocol in enterprise data centers.

  • Tech industry's biggest M&A deals of 2009

    The top 10 mergers and acquisitions in the network industry in 2009 all cracked the billion-dollar barrier, and involved vendors in hardware, IT services, collaboration, storage, wireless infrastructure and other segments. IT behemoths such as Oracle, Cisco, Dell, HP, EMC and IBM were among the biggest spenders.

  • Dell to set up mobile business unit

    Dell is setting up a new business unit surrounding mobile products as it tries to expand its presence in the communications market, the company said on Friday.

  • Dell's Q3 profit slides 54 percent

    Dell reported third-quarter profits on Thursday that were down 54 percent from this time last year, though the company said it was encouraged by a slight uptick in sales from the prior quarter.

  • Dell will sell its smartphone first in China and Brazil

    In a surprising move, Dell said Friday it will sell its first-ever smartphone in Brazil and China, which should land on shelves as soon as the end of this month. The device, called the Mini 3, will run the Android operating system, an open-source mobile operating system project nurtured by Google.

  • Big IT mum on Aussie price cuts

    With the Australian dollar continuing to soar against the US currency analysts are tipping a gradual rollout of ICT price cuts.

  • UNSW talks virtualisation challenges

    Despite the well documented benefits of server virtualisation, IT managers need to be aware of a number of pitfalls if the virtualisation experience of the University of New South Wales (UNSW) is anything to go by.