Dell announces two new rugged laptops

Dell Inc. is rolling out two new laptops designed for use in extreme environments. The company’s new line of Rugged Extreme laptops include the a 12” screen convertible laptop model and a 14”

Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Dell fabric switch, SDN controller to help users automate cloud

Dell Inc. has released a new fabric switch and controller for software-defined networking (SDN) which the company said will enable businesses to scale and automate cloud environments. The Dell Z9500 Layer 2/3 switch

Published on: March 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Dell opens Workstation Virtualization Center of Excellence

ROUND ROCK, TEX. – Dell cut the ribbon last week on its first Workstation Virtualization Center of Excellence here as it seeks  to make it easier for enterprises to take workstations virtual. The CoE will

Published on: March 14th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell mobile workstation fills gap with entry-level 15-in. model

AUSTIN, Tex – Dell is moving to address what it has identified as an unserved gap in the workstation market with the launch of the Precision M2800, a 15-inch mobile workstation. As part of

Published on: March 9th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Dell pushing workstation virtualization

ROUND ROCK, Tex. – Dell is hoping new reference architectures will help drive workstation virtualization into data centres, increasing productivity and leading to a more efficient use of computing resources by enterprise customers. During

Published on: March 7th, 2014 Jeff Jedras

Desktop virtualization-on-a-stick with Dell’s Wyse Cloud Connect

Dell Inc. is now offering a USB stick-sized thin client device that delivers desktop virtualization and personal cloud services without requiring mobile workers to lug around a laptop. The Dell Wyse Cloud Connect

Published on: January 30th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Dell to give customers choice of operating system on switches

Almost every IT manufacturer looks for a way to separate its products and strategy from competitors. Dell Inc. is trying to distinguish its network strategy by offering more support for open networking than

Published on: January 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Visual effects firm chooses Dell gear for Montreal office

Framestore, the United Kingdom-based company behind the stunning visual effects seen in recent hit movies such as Gravity, Iron Man 3 and Skyfall, is deploying workstations, servers and networking switches from Dell in

Published on: January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Quirky Tech Tales from 2013

Information technology, by its nature, attracts a crowd that’s by turns creative, analytical and strictly process-oriented. And that quirkiness seems to find its way into the industry news headlines themselves, whether its Google’s

Published on: January 2nd, 2014 Dave Webb