NetApp Updates Object Storage Software

Maria Deutscher | August 9th

NetApp  rolled out the 9th release of its StorageGRID software, a data management platform that’s designed for petabyte-scale environments used by organizations in the healthcare and financial services industries. The new version features several improvements, most notably support for...»

1Password Gears Up for John the Ripper

Isha Suri | August 9th

1Password, a popular system and online security program has confirmed that it is now ready to tackle John the Ripper, but users need to have a good Master Password. The pre-eminent password cracking tool, John the Ripper, runs on...»

Cloud Changing Structure of IT

Josette Rigsby | August 9th

CompTIA has released its report "CompTIA’s 3rd Annual Trends in Cloud Computing" a 59-page report that examines the current state of cloud computing. The study includes data from 500 businesses that consume technology services and over 400 technology providers....»

Google to Integrate Gmail Messages In Search Results

Mike Wheatley | August 9th

Google has just announced a new experimental feature for its search engine; as of tomorrow, anyone who signs up for it will be able to see relevant emails from their inbox alongside regular search results. Naturally, the trial feature...»

HP 3PAR P1000 Validates Flash Storage for HP Users: the All-Flash Future

Bert Latamore | August 9th

HP's 3PAR P1000 system announcement with its all-flash option is an important validation of flash storage in the marketplace, writes Wikibon Analyst Scott Lowe in his latest Professional Alert. While the P1000 also supports traditional spinning disk...»

AntiLeaks Takes Down WikiLeaks

Mike Wheatley | August 9th

Following five days of sustained distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, the WikiLeaks website has been taken offline. The whistle blowing website had reportedly been under attack since August 3, apparently from a previously unheard of group...»

Graphs are Everywhere: Solving the Complexities of Social Connections

Guest Author | August 9th

Graphs are everywhere. From websites adding social capabilities, to telcos providing personalized customer services, to innovative bioinformatics research, organizations are integrating graphs into their web sites. Many high profile companies are specifically adopting graph databases to solve social...»

Anonymous Strikes Back Against Ukrainian Government over BitTorrent with #OpDemonoid

Kyt Dotson | August 9th

The Anonymous hacktivist collective has pulled their try-hard pants on and taken their stomping books to the Ukrainian government over the takedown of the popular BitTorrent tracker Demonoid. As reported by TorrentFreak, the raid appears to have...»

Millennial Media Beats Market Expectations with Q2 Earnings

Maria Deutscher | August 9th

Millennial Media held an earnings call for its second quarter this week, and while losses widened considerably the company reported some stellar growth that did not disappoint Wall Street. Millennial lost $2.2 million, or 3 cents a share,...»

CyberWars 3: A New Business Reality @CyberWars

Bert Latamore | August 9th

Ed note: This is the third in a series on Cyber Wars, covering what makes this threat different, and why businesses need to be concerned. This piece focuses on how businesses need to change their security strategies in...»