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  • Lenovo restarts talks to buy IBM server unit: Source 21-01-2014 11:06 AM

    New York: China's Lenovo Group Ltd has resumed talks to buy International Business Machines Corp's (IBM) low-end server unit, a source familiar with the matter said - a purchase that would bolster its efforts to diversify beyond a shrinking PC market. The two companies failed to reach a deal last...
  • Google may use ARM technology for server processors 14-12-2013 02:50 PM

    Bangalore: British chip designer ARM Holdings's shares rose as much as 5.7 per cent after Bloomberg reported on Thursday that Google Inc may use ARM's technology to design its own server processors. A deal would speed up ARM's push into the server market, where it has been a late entrant....
  • Google serves users from 700 pc more locations than a year ago: Study 27-10-2013 03:25 PM

    Washington: Google search has expanded its network, serving its users from 700 per cent more locations than a year ago, a new study, including an Indian-origin scientist, has found. Over the past 10 months, Google search has dramatically increased the number of sites around the world from which it serves...
  • US govt had no 'direct access' to tech companies' servers: Reports 08-06-2013 04:17 PM

    New Delhi: Snubbing reports that the US National Security Agency (NSA) and the FBI are "tapping directly into the central servers of nine leading US Internet companies" through a secret program known as PRISM, new reports have surfaced claiming the NSA never had direct access to the servers of the...
  • Apple, Google deny granting government 'direct access' to servers 08-06-2013 10:47 AM

    San Francisco: Major tech companies including Apple Inc, Google and Facebook Inc said they do not provide any government agency with "direct access" to their servers, contradicting a Washington Post report that they have granted such access under a classified data collection program. The newspaper reported that the US National...
  • Intel, HP tout newest Itanium server technology 10-11-2012 04:39 PM

    San Francisco: Intel and Hewlett-Packard Co unveiled new server technology based on the high-end niche Itanium processors at the center of a recent dispute between Hewlett-Packard and Oracle Corp. The future of servers built with Itanium chips was thrown into doubt last year due to a bitter legal battle between...
  • Indonesia threatens to block BlackBerry services 12-12-2011 12:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Indonesian Telecommunication Regulation Body - BRTI - is reportedly threatening to block BlackBerry data services in Indonesia. BRTI said that it may have to end the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) service in Indonesia, as reported by the Indonesian newspaper The Jakarta Post. According to a BRTI member, "Because...
  • 'Facebook plans huge server farm in Sweden' 27-10-2011 08:32 AM

    Stockholm: Facebook plans to build a large server farm in northern Sweden near the Arctic Circle, taking advantage of the chilly climate to keep its equipment cool, a Swedish newspaper reported on Wednesday. The Norrbottens Kuriren newspaper said the American social network will announce its plans Thursday in Lulea, site...
  • Web hosting firm says FBI took servers in raid 23-06-2011 12:44 PM

    Boston: More than 120 websites have been down for over a day after the FBI removed servers from a web-hosting company in Northern Virginia in an early morning raid on Tuesday, according to the company that runs that facility. FBI officials declined comment on the matter. The agency, which leads...
  • Amazon failure takes down sites across Internet 22-04-2011 06:27 AM

    New York: Major websites including Foursquare and Reddit crashed or suffered slowdowns Thursday after technical problems rattled Amazon.com's widely used Web servers, frustrating millions of people who couldn't access their favorite sites. Though better known for selling books, DVDs and other consumer goods, Amazon also rents out space on huge...
  • Facebook users 'like' the funny side of outage 24-09-2010 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: Twitter was abuzz with wisecracks as frantic netizens took to venting on the microblogging site after Facebook went down for over two hours on early Friday (IST), its worst outage in four years. “I shut down facebook. That'll teach The Social Network for trying to steal attention from...
  • HP overtakes IBM as top server maker 26-05-2010 10:53 AM

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  • CAT 2009 schedule extended by one day 04-12-2009 04:46 PM

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  • CAT crash: Why can't Prometric fix the problem? 02-12-2009 12:40 AM

    Thousands of CAT aspirants have been left in the lurch ...
  • Online CAT exam disrupted as servers crash 28-11-2009 10:13 PM

    The CAT panel admits technical snag and a new date will be out soon. ...
  • Computer crash hits start of CAT exam 28-11-2009 02:03 PM

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  • Here's how you can bypass bans on websites 25-02-2008 10:27 PM

    Leicester: The Indians run into a buoyed Leicestershire side that will like to shake off the hangover of their Sunday night 'Friends Life T20' triumph celebrations to give the visitors a real fight on Monday in a one-day practice game before MS Dhoni's men run into England in a series...