The Facebook fallacy is that at its core the Social Network is really an advertising company. The problem is that "Liking" does not translate to "Buying" something.
Five Nines: The Next Gen Datacenter
David Chernicoff looks at technologies that impact data center users and operators, including server consolidation and virtualization, green IT, and the latest hardware advances.
With more than 20 years of published writings about tech, as well as industry stints as everything from a database developer to CTO, David Chernicoff has earned the term "veteran" in the technology world.
Poorly communicating outages that Twitter, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, Google, Salesforce.com and other providers have experienced has raised significant doubts about the Cloud's resiliency.
So you have a strong password. Is that enough? The psychology of password creation would suggest we are not necessarily safe from Brute Force Attacks.
Managing airflow in an actively changing datacenter can keep your energy consumption on target
General-purpose servers based on the Calxeda ARM CPU nodes are making their way on to the market
Randy Mott, the new General Motors CIO, has some very big changes in mind for the number two automaker.
Don't jump to conclusions when you hear the word "outsourcing"
Amazon is setting the bar for education. Where other companies are reducing the amount reimburse or paid for tuition reimbursement, Amazon announced today that the will pay up to 95% of the cost of courses.
Yesterday AMD (NYSE:AMD) released second quarter results, announcing revenue decline of 11 percent sequential decrease and a 10 percent decrease year-over-year of $1.41 billion.
Instrumenting your datacenter is the first step to building reliable DCIM