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Steve Jobs, executives shot down top Apple engineers' plea to design their own server CPU – latest twist in legal battle over chip upstart Nuvia

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/02/14/nuvia_apple_server/

3 days ago

Techies quit to go it alone, iGiant tries to lure away their staff – then sues – court told

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Microsoft ups the ante with fix-fixing patch that leaves some Windows Server 2008 machines unable to boot

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

5 days ago

Updated She applied the fix to fix the fix... I don't know why she did the apply. Perhaps it'll die

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Coronavirus to decimate server supply chain, analysts claim: Sales to fall 10% as factories stay shut

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

7 days ago

And it turns out there was an upside to the US-China trade war

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And if you turn to your left, you can see the walls of Amazon Web Services' vast server farm. And next to it, a gift shop and visitor center

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/31/amazon_fy2019_financial_results/

3 weeks ago

We'll stop here so you can browse the shelves for books and toys

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SQL Server Speed Test: Azure Beats AWS

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/06/sql-server-speed-test-azure-vs-aws.aspx

3 weeks ago

A comparison of SQL Server's throughput performance on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) gives the edge to Microsoft's cloud. 12/06/2019

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StreamSets grants ecosystem validation to Microsoft SQL Server 2019

https://www.zdnet.com/article/streamsets-grants-microsoft-sql-server-2019-true-ecosystem-validation/

3 weeks ago

StreamSets announces integration with, and support for, SQL Server 2019 Big Data Clusters (BDC), Microsoft's new database-data lake solution. StreamSets' third-party platform imbues SQL 2019 BDC with robust DataOps capabilities...and valuable ecosystem validation.

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Intel server chip shortages continue to bite: HPE warns of Xeon processor supply drought for the whole of 2020

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/20/intel_hpe_xeon_shortage/

4 weeks ago

Traditional IT titans take backseat behind cloud giants

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'Friendly' hackers are seemingly fixing the Citrix server hole – and leaving a nasty present behind

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/17/hackers_patch_citrix_vulnerability/

4 weeks ago

Congratulations, you've won a secret backdoor

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Microsoft Issues RC2 of Azure DevOps Server 2019

http://mcpmag.com/articles/2019/01/23/rc2-of-azure-devops-server-2019.aspx

4 weeks ago

Azure DevOps Server 2019 Release Candidate 2 (RC2) is now available, Microsoft announced on Tuesday, marking the product's last release before becoming production-ready.

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Microsoft Readies Azure SQL, SQL Server 2019 Preview Improvements

http://mcpmag.com/articles/2018/11/09/microsoft-azure-sql-improvements.aspx

4 weeks ago

Microsoft detailed a raft of improvements coming to its database products at this week's PASS Summit.

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Windows 10 Hyper-V vs. Windows Server Hyper-V: Which Platform for Which Workloads?

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/09/windows-10-hyperv-windows-server-hyperv.aspx

4 weeks ago

The differences between these two Hyper-V versions are pretty significant, depending on what you plan to use them for. Here's a quick rundown of each platform, from their features to licensing quirks to intended use cases. 12/09/2019

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How To Copy Files from a Host Server to a Hyper-V Virtual Machine

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/11/22/copy-files-to-hyperv-vm.aspx

4 weeks ago

Brien walks you through one of Hyper-V's best features: its ability to copy a file directly from a host server to a virtual machine without leveraging the network stack. 11/25/2019

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Microsoft Offers More Help on Windows Server 2008 Upgrades

http://redmondmag.com/articles/2020/01/17/microsoft-windows-server-2008-upgrade.aspx

4 weeks ago

Microsoft this week published additional help resources for organizations stuck on Windows Server 2008, which fell out of support on Jan. 14. 01/17/2020

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Microsoft Offers More Help on Windows Server 2008 Upgrades

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2020/01/17/microsoft-windows-server-2008-upgrade.aspx

4 weeks ago

Microsoft this week published additional help resources for organizations stuck on Windows Server 2008, which fell out of support on Jan. 14. 01/17/2020

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Packet up, I'll take it: Data-center ops giant Equinix gobbles bare-metal server biz

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/15/equinix_gobbles_packet/

a month ago

Meanwhile: IBM Power processors to appear in a Google Cloud near you, if you ask nicely

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Windows 7 and Server 2008 end of support: What will change on 14 January?

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/09/windows_7_server_2008_end_of_support/

a month ago

Businesses have many options, but with 25% of Windows users still on 7, security is a worry

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Chinese e-commerce site LightInTheBox.com bared 1.3TB of server logs, user data and more

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/16/lightinthebox_data_breach_1_5bn_customer_records/

2 months ago

Exclusive Things you don't do with Elasticsearch dbs, number 1: Put them on the web

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Wham, bam, thank you scram button: Now we have to go all MacGyver on the server room

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/16/who_me/

2 months ago

Gone fishing for power – with a coat hanger

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