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VMware plans to give vSphere power to automatically patch everything running in a VM

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/04/02/vsphere_7_general_availability/

7 days ago

But first, you get a taste of it with host lifecycle management, and more waiting for K8s integration

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Memcached has a crash-me bug, but hey, only about 83,000 public-facing servers appear to be running it

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/24/memcached_crash_bug/

2 weeks ago

Yes, you may have detected some sarcasm

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Forget toilet roll, bandwidth is the new ration: Amazon, YouTube also degrade video in Europe to keep 'net running amid coronavirus crunch

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/20/amazon_youtube/

3 weeks ago

Pair join Netflix to turn it down for what? Connectivity stability

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Amazon teases Bottlerocket, its take on Linux specifically for running containers

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/11/amazon_launches_bottlerocket_new_linux_distro_for_running_containers/

4 weeks ago

Rust and dual-partition sets for security, efficiency, and automated updates

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The Reg produces exhibit A1: A UK court IT system running Windows XP

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/11/windows_xp_ministry_justice_vpn_workaround/

4 weeks ago

Exclusive Plus thousands of laptops on unloved Windows OS used by Ministry of Justice, it admits

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Boeing didn't run end-to-end test on Calamity Capsule, DSCOVR up and running, and NASA buys a Falcon Heavy

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/03/space_roundup/

a month ago

Roundup 'Test Like You Fly'? Yeah, we've heard of it

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Skytap on Azure Service Adds Options for Apps Running on IBM Systems

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2020/02/27/skytap-on-azure-service.aspx

a month ago

Applications that use IBM Power processors in "on-premises" datacenters can now be moved to Microsoft Azure datacenters via a "Skytap on Azure" service, according to Thursday announcements by both Microsoft and Skytap. 02/27/2020

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Duped into running bogus virus scans at Office Depot? Dry your eyes with a small check from $35m settlement

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/21/ftc_office_depot_fefunds/

2 months ago

Treat yourself to a meal out or a case of bevvies... or an appetizer in SF or NYC

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If you're running Windows, I feel bad for you, son. Microsoft's got 99 problems, better fix each one

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/11/patch_tuesday_february_2020/

2 months ago

Patch Tuesday Meanwhile, we're still squashing bugs in Adobe Flash Player... plus stuff from Intel and SAP

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In deepest darkest Surrey, an on-prem SAP system running 17-year-old software is about to die....

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/27/sap_system_surrey_england/

2 months ago

40 million British pounds goes to one brave supplier of replacement

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Microsoft boffin inadvertently highlights .NET image woes by running C# on Windows 3.11

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/22/developer_underlines_c_image_problem_by_running_it_on_windows_311/

3 months ago

Old? Windows-only? Community struggles with '40-year-old male' problem

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The perils of running Windows 10 on a 4K monitor

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/02/the-perils-of-running-windows-10-on-a-4k-monitor/

3 months ago

As you may know already, I bought a brand new 4K monitor from LG last month to improve my productivity further and check out how good, or not, 4K has become on […]

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Block Microsoft from running experiments in the Microsoft Edge browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/01/block-microsoft-from-running-experiments-in-the-microsoft-edge-browser/

3 months ago

Browsers like Firefox, Chrome or Microsoft Edge come with built-in functionality to run experiments. Browser makers like Mozilla or Google may enable or disable features or changes in select browsers; this is […]

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With IPv4 space running dry, why are so many organisations still not ready for IPv6?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/10/organisations_not_ready_for_ipv6/

4 months ago

Organisations must have a proper IPv6 strategy for transition

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Running on Intel? If you want security, disable hyper-threading, says Linux kernel maintainer

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/29/intel_disable_hyper_threading_linux_kernel_maintainer/

5 months ago

Speculative execution bugs will be with us for a very long time

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Cloud Foundry has got its Red Hat on, hip, hip, hip, hooray: IBM demos CF running on OpenShift

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/12/ibm_demonstrates_cloud_foundry_on_red_hat_openshift/

7 months ago

CF Summit Will it be enough to boost Big Blue's cloud?

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Microsoft adds Azure Dedicated Host option for running VMs on single-tenant servers

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-adds-azure-dedicated-host-option-for-running-vms-on-single-tenant-servers/

8 months ago

Azure Dedicated Host, now in preview, is aimed at those with compliance requirements around physical security, integrity and monitoring. Will it cost you more? It depends.

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