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EMC announces new protection for data as cloud hybrids become the norm

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Storage vendor EMC has created a new product range to protect data as it moves in and out of the various parts of a hybrid cloud.

Funding of Dell EMC acquisition could scupper deal – report

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Dell’s $67 billion merger with storage giant EMC could raise a tax challenge that would make their integration unfeasible, according to a re/code report.

EMC Dell in reported rush to go public with Pivotal in early 2016

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Software company Pivotal could be subject to an initial public offering (IPO) in early 2016, according to web site Recode, which claims to quote sources at parent company EMC involved in planning the launch.

EMC, VMware unveil plans for Virtustream hybrid for the enterprise cloud


EMC and VMware are to combine their cloud offerings under a jointly owned 50/50 shared Virtustream brand led by Virtustream CEO Rodney Rogers.

Dells finds $67 billion to acquire EMC and create cloud giant

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As extensively leaked PC and server outfit Dell announced it will be acquiring storage giant EMC for $67 billion to create a leading player in the data centre and cloud industries.

Dell said to be considering EMC acquisition

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Computing giant Dell is in advanced talks to buy storage company EMC according to a WSJ report, citing the inevitable people familiar with the matter.

VMware opens up at VMworld San Francisco

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Virtualisation pioneer VMware has unveiled a raft of new services tailored for hybrid cloud services and open systems at its annual VMworld conference in San Francisco.

Cost, flexibility driving UK public sector to cloud

The UK public sector is warming to cloud

A recent survey of over 600 UK decision makers suggests over three quarters (85 per cent) of UK public sector employees are using some form of public cloud services.

Report: EMC mulls selling itself to its subsidiary VMware

EMC might be selling itself to VMware in a move that could see the child become the parent

Storage giant EMC is reportedly considering a buyout by its virtualization-focused subsidiary, VMware, at the behest of activist investor Elliott Manage according to multiple reports.

EMC, Vodafone partner on Internet of Things platform

EMC and Vodafone are teaming on a €2m IoT platform

Storage giant EMC is teaming up with Vodafone to develop and offer a platform for industrial Internet of Things (IoT) service development and testing.