James Niccolai

James Niccolai covers data centers and general technology news for IDG News Service.


Why the Apple-IBM deal matters

Why the Apple-IBM deal matters

Times have changed since Apple's '1984' commercial bashing IBM

HP chairman resigns due to ill health

It's another change at a company that's battling to get back on track

Google looks to the day when it can quit building its own servers

At some point, your infrastructure will look just like Google's

Intel expands custom chip work for big cloud providers

Intel is developing unique chips for particular customers that combine its Xeon processors with FPGAs

Amazon CTO says business unaffected by Snowden revelations

Business overseas is as strong as ever, Werner Vogels says

Dell executive says HP's new Machine architecture is 'laughable'

John Swainson says HP just wants 'bragging rights'

HP says 'The Machine' will supercharge Android phones to 100TB

HP says its new computer architecture could massively increase the storage in mobile devices

HP enters supercomputing market with water-cooled Apollo system

The server uses some new HP-patented techniques to keep water away from the hardware

Mesosphere aims Twitter clustering tool at the enterprise

Mesosphere has closed new funding to help it bring the open-source Mesos software to a wider audience

HP reports higher profit but will slash up to 16,000 more jobs

Hewlett-Packard reported increased profits Thursday as its PC business turned in a strong quarter, but the company will slash thousands more jobs to reduce costs.

How Netflix streams movies to your TV

At peak times, Netflix accounts for around a third of the consumer Internet traffic in North America. This week, one of its senior engineers described how it gets all those movies to your screen.

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