Google gives the world a peek at its secret servers

Google has given everyone a rare look inside its server rooms and detailed how keeps up with the massive growth of its search business. In a blog post, Google Fellow Amin Vadat said that the company's current network, Jupiter, can deliver a petabit.......»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 20th, 2015

Quanta pushing into private cloud solutions for revenue growth

White-box server vendor Quanta Computer has recently started accelerating its private cloud computing solution development, looking to expand its sales in 2016 and the move is expected to directly affect Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Dell......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 5th, 2015

Google doubled lobbying spending in Europe for 2014 but failed to derail antitrust case

In 2014, Google reported spending between $3.4 million and $3.9 million. That's up dramatically from the $1.4 million to $1.7 million the company spent on lobbying in Europe in 2013. Successful CMOs achieve growth by leveraging technology. Join us f.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsMay 1st, 2015

Google sales hit a speed bump in Q1

Google’s sales rose 12 percent during the first quarter, the slowest rate of revenue growth since 2013, while the amount it charges for ad clicks continued to drop.Total sales for the period ending March 31 came in at US$17.3 billion, missing consensus .....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2015

​How Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla To Google For $11 Billion

In early 2013 Tesla was in dire straits. The automaker was struggling to take orders, produce, and deliver the first batch of Model S sedans, and those that did roll out of the factory were of dubious build quality at best. Tesla was on the verge of implo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 20th, 2015

Quanta sees growth of 5.2% in 2014 revenues

Quanta Computer has reported 2014 revenues of NT$926.32 billion (US$29.6 billion), up 5.2% from a year ago and EPS of NT$4.90, up from NT$4.84 in 2013. However, in the fourth quarter, despite a growth in gross margins from 4.5% in the third quarter to 4.5.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMar 31st, 2015

Amazon cuts tablet orders to Compal, Quanta Computer, says paper

Amazon has reduced tablet orders released to Taiwan-based ODMs Compal Electronics and Quanta Computer by an estimated 30%, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report citing Taiwan-based supply chain makers as indicating......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2015

Apple Pay could replace paper coupons with WalletAds, if Vibes has its way

WalletAds turn traditional mobile advertisements into clickable deals and discounts you can store in Apple Passbook or Google Wallet. Obsessed with mobile growth? Join us February 23-24 when we reveal the best technologies and strategies to help your.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2015

Quanta Computer reportedly vying for server ODM orders from Dell

Notebook ODM Quanta Computer has been competing for server ODM orders from Dell, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2015

Facebook planning to give network switch orders to Taiwan ODMs

Optimistic about software defined network (SDN) development, Facebook is planning to shift its network switch orders from existing brand partners to Taiwan's white-box suppliers in 2015 and both Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a white-box server subsidiary of.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn not in hurry to join China data center competition

Although China is currently seeing strong demand for cloud computing data centers, Taiwan-based Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server brand subsidiary of Wistron are not in a hurry to strive for related orders and will continue to devote their efforts to m.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 15th, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn to see significant growth in 2015 direct-account server shipments

Taiwan-based notebook ODM Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, Taiwan-based ODM Wistron's subsidiary specifically responsible for direct-account (white-box) sale of servers, are expected to see direct-account shipments of servers in 2015 significantly increase on .....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 7th, 2015

The "What Is" And "How To" Questions We Can"t Stop Asking Google

In 2013 people were most interested in twerking and Miley Cyrus. In 2014, Americans got serious. The "How to..." and "What is..." questions with the highest growth in search traffic compared to last year, revolved around illnesses, international conflict.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

"What Is" And "How To" Questions We Can"t Stop Asking Google

In 2013 people were most interested in twerking and Miley Cyrus. In 2014, Americans got serious. The "How to..." and "What is..." questions with the highest growth in search traffic compared to last year, revolved around illnesses, international conflict.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

Digitimes Research: Notebook shipments to see over 10% on-month growth in November

Because of Hewlett-Packard's (HP) stable enterprise notebook orders and strong low-cost consumer notebook orders, both the global top-five brand vendors and top-three ODMs have seen their combined notebook shipments enjoy over 10% on-month growths in Nove.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2014

Quanta Computer, Wiwynn eye server orders from large retail chains

As large retail chains including Walmart, Best Buy and Target plan to set up data centers to operate e-commerce, server makers Quanta Computer and Wiwynn are looking to land orders based on their lower prices compared to brand vendors' quotes, according t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 5th, 2014

Server player AIC sees SSD server orders from Sony and France client, says paper

Taiwan-based server player AIC has recently landed orders from Sony for its NVMe PCIe solid state drive (SSD) server solution SB122-TO and also acquired orders from the largest data center in France for the same device, and the orders are expected to boos.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 24th, 2014

Quanta said to be main supplier of Google Project Ara

Project Ara, Google's development plan for modular smartphones, is expected to become available on the market in 2015 with Quanta Computer reportedly being the main hardware supplier. Orders are expected to boost the Taiwan-based ODM's non-notebook revenu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 30th, 2014

Obesity crisis be damned, you can now order Taco Bell ahead of time using their slick new app

We warned you to stock up on toilet paper and you now can order food ahead of time using Taco Bell’s brand new app. Fresh off the Google Play Store, the new Taco Bell app allows you to skip the line and customize your orders with wherever you crave,.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsOct 28th, 2014

Server players eye data center orders from Europe

As demand for data center hardware in Europe has started growing strong recently, server players including Hewlett-Packard (HP), Dell and Quanta Computer have been aggressively investing resources in the market, looking to land orders, according to source.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 9th, 2014