James Niccolai

Deputy News Editor

James Niccolai covers data centers and general technology news for the IDG News Service, and is based in San Francisco.

Bitcoin exchange Bitfinex apparently loses $63 million to hackers

HPE's cloud chief is leaving the company

HPE's cloud chief is leaving the company

Bill Hilf is leaving, along with the head of HPE's storage division

Intel profit slides on costs related to layoffs

Intel profit slides on costs related to layoffs

Intel's profit dropped sharply last quarter due to heavy costs from a restructuring announced in April, though sales were up thanks to the company's powerful data center group.

HPE wins $3 billion in a lawsuit against Oracle

HPE wins $3 billion in a lawsuit against Oracle

Hewlett Packard Enterprise has been awarded $3 billion in a lawsuit against Oracle over a largely forgotten Intel processor

Oracle pledges 'x86 economics' with new Sparc servers

Oracle pledges 'x86 economics' with new Sparc servers

Oracle also launched the MiniCluster, an 'engineered system' for the rest of us

Google wins retrial over its use of Java in Android

Google wins retrial over its use of Java in Android

The jury found Google's use of Java was 'fair use,' turning down Oracle's claims of illegal infringement

Tech woes hamper jury in Oracle case aginst Google

Tech woes hamper jury in Oracle case aginst Google

Jury deliberations at the Oracle v Google trial were interrupted Tuesday due to technical problems.

Microsoft pledges to use more renewable energy in its data centers

Microsoft pledges to use more renewable energy in its data centers

It's goal is to use 50 percent wind, solar, and hydropower by the end of 2018 and keep improving from there

The Oracle-Google trial over Android starts Monday. Here's what you need to know

The Oracle-Google trial over Android starts Monday. Here's what you need to know

Oracle’s legal fight with Google over its use of Java in Android goes to a jury trial for the second time on Monday, with Oracle seeking $8.8 billion in damages.

That man who ‘deleted his entire company’ with a line of code? It was a hoax

That man who ‘deleted his entire company’ with a line of code? It was a hoax

Stack Overflow said it was 'not particularly amused'

Oracle seeks $9.3 billion for Google’s use of Java in Android

Oracle seeks $9.3 billion for Google’s use of Java in Android

The figure appears in a report by Oracle's damages expert, which Google strongly contests

Oracle lobs copyright lawsuit at HPE

Oracle lobs copyright lawsuit at HPE

The database giant says HPE was involved in an illegal scheme to sell Solaris support services to Oracle customers

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