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Linksys boosts speed, range with new EA9500 wireless router

Linksys has brought together two new Wi-Fi features in its new EA9500 router that should increase Internet speeds quite a bit: AC5400 and MU-MIMO.

SaaSGenius to offer Yelp-style reviews of enterprise software, but a good review may not be the only thing to consider

SaaSGenius is a site that is aiming to be a Yelp-style resource for enterprise SaaS. Users can search for software options and thumb through recommendations from third-party sources. These could be reviews, blog posts or guides about the product.

Tech spending growth expected to slow in 2016, Forrester reports

U.S. technology spending growth is expected to slow in 2016 thanks to cloud services taking over and leaving traditional tech spending in the dust without driving overall growth, a Forrester report noted. Political and economic worries are slowing things down as well, the Wall Street Journal said.

HP launches HP Tech Ventures to fund startups developing 'disruptive technology'

HP Inc. has launched HP Tech Ventures to target "early stage companies with cutting edge technologies." The venture arm will focus on companies developing 3D transformation, immersive computing, hyper-mobility, the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and smart machines.

Pivotal Series C funding round raises $653M thanks to EMC debt turned equity

Pivotal raised $653 million in recent Series C funding round, according to a Form D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Backblaze's open source storage server could help you build a server with 480TB of storage at only $0.05 per gigabyte

Backblaze has released Storage Pod 6.0, an open source unit that holds 60 off-the-shelf hard drives in a 4U chassis. The hardware lowers the cost of the data storage server to $0.038 per GB.

Dell could face 10% interest on junk bonds to fund EMC acquisition

Dell's acquisition of EMC is doing more than raising eyebrows these days, with many concerned about the amount of debt Dell will find itself in once the deal is done.

EMC reportedly looking to sell Documentum to aid in Dell deal

EMC Corp. is looking to sell Documentum, the company's content management system, in the run-up to being acquired by Dell, Bloomberg reported, based on information gathered from people knowledgeable of the matter. 

Gartner predicts drop in global IT spending in 2016

Global IT spending is projected to fall in 2016, according to a Gartner study. Two areas are the main culprits in this drop: devices and communications services.

Enterprises may be warming to Macs

The enterprise has long been a PC stronghold, but anecdotal evidence, as reported by CIO, suggests that Macs are seeing an uptick in adoption.