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US funds effort to regain supercomputing crown from China

Department of Energy is ordering up supercomputers that are five to seven times faster than existing systems in the country read more »

IBM preps for a post-silicon world

GlobalFoundries is getting IBM's semiconductor manufacturing business so Big Blue can focus on what comes next. read more »

With chip fabs gone, IBM's hardware future will be in high-end design

After selling chip-making operations to GlobalFoundries, IBM will focus on designing faster chips and Watson-like computers read more »

IBM exits semiconductor business and recreates itself

IBM is shifting from manufacturing to a company that focuses on research, software and advanced systems development. read more »

IBM set to sell Elastic Storage in a Power-based box

The software-defined storage technology will be available in software, cloud and integrated form read more »

Lenovo set to complete acquisition of IBM x86 server business

Lenovo is paying US$2.1 billion to buy IBM's x86 server business read more »

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Mainframe computer Blogs

Extremes of x86 servers illustrate the depth of the ecosystem and the diversity of workloads

Supercomputer power from x86 processors read more »

Managing your mainframe in the new hyper-distributed world

The mainframe should not be an inpenetrable black box to the wider business read more »

Lenovo Buys IBM x86 Server Business

Big deal for suppliers, business as usual for enterpise end users read more »

Has two decades of outsourcing cut costs at HMRC?

To ask the question is to know the answer read more »

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Securing the Enterprise

 Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyver criminals.


HP acquisitions

HP acquisitions

Following HP's dispute with Autonomy, we look back at other HP acquisitions in this Computerworld UK slideshow.


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Mainframe computer In Depth

How management failings led to RBS IT catastrophe

Was lack of IT investment to blame for the banks 2012 IT fiasco? read more »

Meet Cobol's hard core fans

These folks won't migrate. The reason probably isn't what you're thinking. read more »

How IBM announced System/360 to the world

The enterprise-ready, single architecture mainframe turns 50 today read more »

Fifty years on, mainframer remembers 'a fantastic time to be an engineer'

The IBM System/360 revolutionized business computing with the first set of compatible, scalable systems read more »

The mainframe turns 50, or, why the IBM System/360 launch was the dawn of enterprise IT

In 1964, mainframes weren't new, but IBMs' System/360 revolutionised the computer industry read more »

What economists can teach us about cloud computing

Marginal utility and utility computing read more »

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Mainframe computer Slideshows

Avoid a tech catastrophe and step away from the button

It's only a matter of time before all hell breaks loose when fiddling with switches and power cords read more »

So you think you know the IBM mainframe?

Try our quiz... read more »

2011's notable tech industry deaths

Steve Jobs, Ken Olsen and Dennis Ritchie among giants the industry lost in 2011 read more »

A potted history of the IT industry: 25 years of milestones

Epoch making events from the last two and a half decades read more »

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White Papers

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving

The term 'enterprise information archiving' incorporates products and solutions for archiving user content read more »

How to choose your Unified Communication and Collaboration Platform Vendor

Best Practice Guide read more »

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