Nvidia Pitches DPUs, Yet Another Way to Free Up the Data Center CPU - Its Data Processing Unit is designed to offload all the virtual data center management work from the CPU.
Another Gang Hides Ransomware Inside Virtual Machines - The Maze ransomware attack involved a full Windows 7 install and, like in the Ragnar Locker case, was hidden inside an Oracle VirtualBox.
IBM to Spin Off IT Infrastructure Services Unit, Shares Rise - The move is expected to make IBM more of a software company and less of a low-growth services vendor.
AMD Is Said in Talks to Buy Rival Xilinx in $30 Billion Deal - A combination with Xilinx would give AMD more of the pieces needed to break Intel’s stranglehold on the data center market.
Stonecourt Capital Acquires 365 Data Centers, Eyes More Deals - Data center deals keep coming, with investors eager to capitalize on pandemic-accelerated demand growth.