Microsoft shares have climbed 33 per cent over the past year

Microsoft reported higher- than-expected quarterly revenue, helped by stronger sales of its phones, Surface tablets and cloud-computing products for c(...)

Modest growth in sales of Microsoft’s Surface tablet helped it exceed market expectations. Photograph: Steve Sands/Getty Images

Microsoft reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue, helped by stronger sales of its phones, Surface tablets and cloud-computing products for co(...)

Joseph “Joe” Tucci, chairman and chief executive officer of EMC. The firm has forecast full-year revenue of $24.5 billion

Data storage equipment maker EMC cut its full-year profit forecast as it joins other companies affected by a surge in dollar that crimps demand for US(...)

Hewlett-Packard is expected to announce today that it will split the company into two separate companies, a personal-computer and printer business, and corporate hardware and services operations. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Hewlett-Packard is expected to announce today that it will split the company into two separate companies, a personal-computer and printer business, an(...)

 Cisco CEO John Chambers delivers the keynote address during the Cisco Live! conference recently. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Beware the coming “brutal, brutal consolidation” of major technology companies into just a handful of survivors, where many of the best-known names(...)

Bob Savage: “The real value I think will be in the big data side of things, in terms of how you can really transform all the the data you have lying around and put it to good use.” Photograph: Naoise Culhane

When it comes to executives in EMC, Ireland’s star performer is Bob Savage. The vice-president and managing director of EMC Ireland’s centre of excell(...)

How organised is your code? Software codebases can be unwieldy things. Inefficient or badly organised code can mean higher costs for projects, (...)

Joseph “Joe” Tucci, chairman and chief executive officer of EMC Corp

Profit at technology company EMC fell short of analysts’ estimates in the third quarter, and the company cut sales and earnings forecasts as wea(...)

Bank of Ireland shares closed at €0.265, a rise of 2.32 per cent

It was a day that proved bad numbers can still be good for stock markets as disappointing economic data from the US convinced investors that the Feder(...)

At VMware’s EMEA headquarters ahead of the it@cork Tech Tuesday event were (from left) John Dolan, vice president global technical support at VMware, Cian Kennedy of Laya Healthcare, and Sarah Walsh of it@cork European Tech Cluster

The it@cork European tech cluster is hosting a tech talk with VMware’s EMEA chief technology officer Joe Baguley in Cork County Hall tomorrow. The tal(...)