Unlocking the embedded power management of Intel hardware

For nearly a decade, Intel hardware has been shipping with embedded sensors to measure physical performance. Data center operators can get real time information on power consumed by device and subsystems, thermal performance, and system health, along with advanced options to control and throttle back fan speeds — if they […]

Russia Blocks LinkedIn, U.S. ‘Deeply Concerned’

(Hollywood Reporter) – Russian authorities have blocked access to LinkedIn after a court ruled that the business networking site had broken local data storage laws. A Moscow district court decision last week, which went into effect on Friday, said that LinkedIn had failed to observe a 2014 federal law stipulating […]

GE Strengthens Position at Top of the Tech Pyramid With $915 Million Cloud Deal

By The VAR Guy General Electric might officially fall into the category of “diversified industrial company,” but it’s making huge plays to transform into a leader in the tech sector. This week, GE agreed to buy ServiceMax, a cloud-based service company, for $915 million. The investment will enhance its digital […]

Apple Chip Choices May Leave Some IPhone Users in Slow Lane

BLOOMBERG – It turns out not all iPhone 7s are created equal. The latest Apple Inc. smartphones that run on Verizon Communications Inc.’s network are technically capable of downloading data faster than those from AT&T Inc. Yet in testing, the two phones perform about the same, according to researchers at […]