July 24, 2014, 6:26 am GMT  

33 item(s) containing the term "systems"

Cisco, Polycom Lead Dismal Quarter for Video Conferencing

— Delayed customer buying decisions, lower-cost systems and more software-centric products were among the reasons for the poor performance.
Jun 02 02:20:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

Beware the next circle of hell: Unpatchable systems

— Insecure by design and trusted by default, embedded systems present security concerns that could prove crippling
Jun 02 10:10:00 am GMT / Computerworld HP News»

Industrial Systems Still a Target, but Public Details Lacking

— A quarterly government report gives vague descriptions of two attacks against utility and manufacturing systems, but the visibility into such incidents is low.
May 30 08:30:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

Cloud, software options deflate sales of enterprise video systems

— Sales of videoconferencing and telepresence hardware systems are declining, hurt by an increase in cloud and software-based options that often are cheaper and simpler to deploy, according to an IDC study.
May 30 05:39:00 pm GMT / Computerworld SaaS News»

New attack methods can 'brick' systems, defeat Secure Boot, researchers say

— The Secure Boot security mechanism of the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) can be bypassed on around half of computers that have the feature enabled in order to install bootkits, according to a security researcher.
May 30 10:22:00 am GMT / Computerworld Dell News»

Developers Worldwide Empowered by OutSystems Free Cloud Offering

— OutSystems on Wednesday announced that over 5,700 users in 140 countries have activated a free OutSystems Platform personal account since its launch just four months ago. With this offering, OutSystems is unleashing the power of high-productivity application development on all developers by enabling them to easily crea...
May 29 12:30:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Sentry Power Manager (SPM) - offers New “Hub and Node” Functionality

— Hub and node is a feature that allows connecting multiple SPMs together and using one of them (the “HUB”) to gather and show information from all the others (the “NODES”). This allows one user to manage multiple SPM systems / devices from a central location.  Note: A hub can have multiple nodes, but a node...
May 29 12:52:00 am GMT / ServerTech Blog - Information for the Data Center Equipment Manager»

Nvidia wants to steer its Tegra K1 into driverless cars

— Automakers from Tesla to Volkswagen have used Nvidia's graphics chips to power infotainment systems and displays in their cars. Now the tech firm sees an opportunity to expand into another field -- driver-assist technologies and even self-driving cars.
May 27 11:05:00 pm GMT / Techworld.com Data Centre»

IBM Systems Reportedly Targeted by Chinese Officials

— As part of its ongoing dispute with the U.S. over cyber-security, Chinese agencies are suggesting banks in the country stop using IBM servers.
May 27 05:45:00 pm GMT / IT Infrastructure - RSS Feed»

High Quality, Affordable Care in the Cloud

— Healthcare executives like you are challenged with implementing changes from healthcare reform, adapting to value-based reimbursement, and bending the cost curve. At the same time, you are expected to maintain a high level of patient satisfaction and deliver quality outcomes. Your operational and administrative systems...
May 27 01:00:00 pm GMT / Latest News from Cloud Computing Journal»

Cisco and Kansas City to launch network for smart city services

— Officials from Cisco Systems and the Kansas City, Mo., municipal government are teaming up to launch a new network for smart city services.
May 23 02:08:00 pm GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Cisco loses IoT chief to Chinese startup

— Cisco Systems hinted at future plans for the Internet of Things on Wednesday even as its former IoT chief joined a Shanghai-based startup that plans to use sensors and big data for renewable energy.
May 22 09:46:00 am GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Accenture Acquires Help for Integrating Oracle's Exadata

— Enkitec specializes in the delivery of Oracle database technologies and customized end-to-end services for Oracle Engineered Systems.
May 19 08:41:00 pm GMT / Data Storage - RSS Feed»

Cisco CEO tells Obama that NSA spying hits tech sales

— Cisco Systems CEO John Chambers has written to U.S. President Barack Obama, asking for his intervention so that U.S. technology sales are not affected by a loss in trust as a result of reports of surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency.
May 19 10:22:00 am GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Cisco Systems sales and profit drop, but that's better than analysts had predicted

— The San Jose corporation said it reaped a $2.2 billion profit on sales of $11.5 billion, compared with a profit of $2.5 billion and sales of $12.2 billion in the third quarter last year.
May 14 09:48:38 pm GMT / Cisco»

Air Traffic Control System Failure & Complex System Testing

— It’s difficult to adequately test complex systems. But what’s really difficult is keeping a system adequately tested. Creating systems that do what they are designed to do is hard but, even with the complexity of these systems, many life critical systems have the engineering and production testing investment behin...
May 14 01:05:57 am GMT / Perspectives»

IBM Named A Leader In IDC MarketScape For Business Analytics Services

— IBM announced today its Strategy and Analytics Business Consulting practice has been named a leader in the new IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Analytics Consulting and Systems Integration Services 2014 Vendor Assessment report. E-mail this page Save to del.icio...
May 09 02:01:27 am GMT / IBM Press Releases - Services and solutions - United States»

HP expects first x86 Nonstop systems next year

— Hewlett-Packard is eyeing 2015 for the release of its first Nonstop systems based on x86 server hardware, a company official said this week.
May 01 08:30:00 pm GMT / Computerworld Servers News»

Adobe's Flash Player gets an emergency update

— Adobe Systems released emergency security updates for Flash Player in order to fix a vulnerability that has been exploited in attacks against users since earlier this month.
Apr 28 05:37:00 pm GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Heartbleed could harm a variety of systems

— It now appears that the 'Heartbleed' security problem affects not just websites, but also the networking equipment that connects homes and businesses to the Internet.
Apr 11 10:52:40 pm GMT / Cisco»

Heartbleed flaw found in Cisco, Juniper Networking products

— Some of Cisco Systems and Juniper Networks' networking products are susceptible to the Heartbleed Internet-security flaw, the companies said.
Apr 11 03:15:13 pm GMT / Cisco»

Cisco Systems focus of Russian bribery probe

— The company said it has hired international law firm WilmerHale to conduct its investigation.
Apr 01 12:17:06 am GMT / Cisco»

Attack hits Web servers with outdated Linux kernels

— Web servers running a long-outdated version of the Linux kernel were attacked with dramatic speed over two days last week, Cisco Systems said on Thursday.
Mar 21 01:04:00 am GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

CramIT! - Automation in the Datacenter

— What if managing the datacenter were as simple as programming your DVR? Think about it – self balancing loads, automated response by the HVAC systems to temperature excursions, bandwidth on demand, uninterrupted computation despite a loss of power. Oh, that’s right. You already have that. Automation is great, isn...
Feb 20 11:00:00 am GMT / ServerTech Blog - Information for the Data Center Equipment Manager»

Yahoo malvertising attack linked to larger malware scheme

— A deeper look by Cisco Systems into the cyberattack that infected Yahoo users with malware appears to show a link between the attack and a suspicious affiliate traffic-pushing scheme with roots in Ukraine.
Jan 10 01:48:00 am GMT / Computerworld Cisco News»

Updated Lampson's Hints for Computer Systems Design

— This year I have not been able to publish many back-to-basics readings, so I will not close the year with a recap of those. Instead I have a video of a wonderful presentation by Butler Lampson where he talks about the learnings of the past decades that helped him to update his excellent 1983 "Hints for computer system ...
Dec 23 08:00:00 pm GMT / All Things Distributed»

Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - U-Net: A User-Level Network Interface

— Many of you know Thorsten von Eicken as the founder of Rightscale, the company that has helped numerous organizations find their way onto AWS. In what seems almost a previous life by now Thorsten was one of the top young professors in Distributed Systems and I had the great pleasure of working with him at Cornell in ...
Oct 25 11:00:00 am GMT / All Things Distributed»

Critics slam W3C over inclusion of DRM in HTML5

— The latest version of the World Wide Web Consortium's HTML Working Group charter includes provisions for ongoing work on restrictive content protection systems a a decision that has angered groups like the Electronic Frontier Foundation and Free Software Foundation.
Oct 04 06:01:00 pm GMT / Computerworld HP News»

Combining Tools for Ultimate Malware Threat Intelligence

— Last year I gave a talk at a number of different conferences called "The Magic of Symbiotic Security: Creating an Ecosystem of Security Systems" in which I spoke about how if we can break our security tools out of their silos, then they become far more useful.  Lately, I've been doing a lot of work […]
May 07 03:41:40 pm GMT / Web Admin Blog»

µVM - A Kilowatt for the Cloud?

— It's been interesting getting settled into a new company, specially one that's not mine. From expense reports to new platforms and new systems to learn, I'm actually quite enjoying the change of pace and scenery. Over the last couple of weeks a big part of my job has been getting a feel for our Virtustream technology a...
Mar 13 12:24:00 pm GMT / ElasticVapor - Life in the cloud»

Observations on Errors, Corrections, & Trust of Dependent Systems

— Every couple of weeks I get questions along the lines of “should I checksum application files, given that the disk already has error correction?” or “given that TCP/IP has error correction on every communications packet, why do I need to have application level network error detection?” Another frequent quest...
Feb 26 06:48:54 pm GMT / Perspectives»

when architects worship the model and methodology

— In the last 4 years of IT architecture,  I’ve seen a movement to promote modeling and taxonomy discipline into the profession.    This has promoted consistency where more and more IT architects can model systems with less confusion...(read more)
Apr 29 05:36:39 pm GMT / Thoughts from the raised floor. Lewis Curtis Blog site»

Silicon Architecture will change the way we work

— I've been exposed recently to some incredible developments in the silicon world. Some that I cannot mention. However, I do want to share with you an opinion about how this world will impact our world. Over the years, servers, storage and network systems...(read more)
Feb 26 09:10:00 pm GMT / Thoughts from the raised floor. Lewis Curtis Blog site»