Saturday, September 23, 2017

CLOUD

CLOUD
Cloud storage is a model of data storage where the digital data is stored

By Larry Hardesty, MIT - Random-access memory, or RAM, is where computers like to store the data they’re working on. A processor can retrieve data from RAM tens of thousands of times more rapidly than...

Limitations could leave users open to the type of hack that hit Wired's Matt Honan. by Dan Goodin (courtesy arstechnica) A diagram showing how Apple's two-step verification works. Apple If you think your pictures, contacts, and other data...

Dropbox Expands Its Reach by Thomas Claburn, courtesy informationweek For home buyers, it's said, three things matter most: location, location and location. This oversimplification of real estate valuation holds true for computer file systems too: It matters...

Arik Hesseldahl, courtesy AllThingsD -- Yesterday, shares of the German software giant SAP fell by more than three percent after the company reported earnings results that fell short of expectations. Sales for the quarter ending in...

Clouds are just the new 'legacy' environments, says Clorox CIO courtesy IDG News Service - Despite the promise of portability from service providers, the reality of the cloud for big customers is a similar type of lock-in...

by Nancy Goring, courtesy itworld — Digging through the transcript of Microsoft’s recent Worldwide Partner Conference, a number of people paused at CEO Steve Ballmer’s comment that the company now has one million servers. As...

by Rick van der Lans, courtesy BeyeNETWORK Expert Channel -- Many blogs and articles are devoted to data virtualization, at many events data virtualization has been discussed (sometimes heatedly), the topic is explained on numerous webinars and webcasts, it’s on...

Dr. Osamuyimen Stewart, chief scientist t IBM Research Africa and Dr. Kamal Bhattacharya, director of IBM Research Africa at the Lab in Nairobi, Kenya. Source: IBM In line with previous commitments placing Africa at the heart...

by Nancy Gohring  NEW YORK (courtesy CNNMoney) Scrappy online startups were among the first to realize that renting computing power from cloud providers like Amazon Web Services was an excellent deal. For some, it...

by Catherine Shu, courtesy TechCrunch - Cloud-based enterprise management software Cascade wants to set itself apart by creating happier and more motivated companies. Its two founders, a former banker and a photographer who once served as...

by Justin Lee, courtesy thewhir.com Data center developer Server Farm Realty announced on Tuesday it has opened its new 450,000 square foot data center in Chicago. The move comes two years after Server Farm Realty acquired...

courtesy opencompute.org, post by Chritty Watts, TiA Staff The Open Vault is a simple and cost-effective storage solution with a modular I/O topology that’s built for the Open Rack. The Open Vault offers high disk densities, holding...