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Lenovo Deal for IBM x86 Servers Gets OK From China

The Chinese government's anti-monopoly agency approves the $2.3 billion deal, which is still getting reviewed by U.S. regulators.


Tags: IBM, IT management, government IT, Dell, PC hardware, x86 servers, HP, Lenovo, data security, Cisco Systems, national security, Huawei, zte, NSA spying

Lenovo CEO Says IBM x86 Server Deal Will Close This Year

CEO Yang Yuanging said that despite U.S. security worries, its $2.3 billion proposal to buy IBM's server business will be approved by regulators.


Tags: Google, IBM, government IT, PC hardware, x86 servers, HP, Lenovo, data security, mobile devices, national security, Huawei, Motorola Mobility, zte corp.

Russia to Replace Intel, AMD Server Chips With ARM SoCs

The country will develop its own ARM-based server processors, with the first chips scheduled to launch in 2015.


Tags: government IT, Intel, processors, PC hardware, x86 servers, AMD, IT infrastructure, HPC, mobile devices, Cavium, SoC, ARM processors, microservers, Applied Micro

Lenovo Launches ThinkServer RS140 for SMBs

The new system, powered by Intel chips and small enough to fit in closets, comes as Lenovo works to close the deal for IBM's x86 server business.


Tags: data storage, IBM, graphics, government IT, Intel, x86 servers, IT security, Lenovo, Memory, SMBs

Lenovo Deal for IBM's Servers Getting Close U.S. Scrutiny

Government officials reportedly are worried that buying servers from a Chinese company may endanger national security.


Tags: IBM, IT management, government IT, PC hardware, x86 servers, IT security, Lenovo, IT infrastructure, telecommunications, mobile devices, Huawei, enterprise networking

Server Virtualization Saves Big Bucks for Feds

Virtually Speaking: Server virtualization in the U.S. House of Representatives results in green saving green to the tune of more than $700,000.
Tags: government IT, server virtualization, government, cost management, server consolidation