Report: IBM in Talks About Takeover of Lloyds Data Centers

Lloyds Banking Group is in talks with IBM about potentially selling its data centers to the US company and having it run them as a service provider to the British financial services giant, The Register reported, citing anonymous sources. The move is seen as a potential way to raise cash […]

Encryption, Authentication, and Yeah, Alligators: Here’s How Google Secures Its Cloud

If you want to infiltrate a Google data center, you’ll have to think of ways to go around laser intrusion systems, biometric identification, good old security cameras, and, in at least one case, alligators. If physical data center intrusion is not your thing, hacking your way into the massive cloud […]

Ex-Autonomy CFO Pleads Not Guilty in Case Over HP Buyout

(Bloomberg) — Autonomy Corp.’s former chief financial officer pleaded not guilty to charges he schemed to inflate the price of his company’s $11 billion takeover by Hewlett-Packard Co. as the U.S. continues its investigation. After Sushovan Hussain entered his plea Thursday, the San Francisco federal judge overseeing the case said he […]