May 21, 2014
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Chattanooga, TN Laughs at ISPs with Their Own Fiber Network

Chattanooga, TN–home of people telling major ISPs to kiss off… With the looming merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, and the threat of the end of net neutrality by the FCC, things are looking bleak for the Internet in […]
April 16, 2014
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CERN and Red Hat: A Match Made in Particle Smashing Heaven

Red Hat, the leaders in powering the projects that smash particles together… A lot of times we talk about mission-critical operations that data centers have to take care of.  The operating system that operates those mission-critical applications needs to be […]
April 14, 2014
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Apple Goes Green(er), Buys Hydroelectric Plant to Power Data Centers

Apple busts out the green to go greener… Apple is furthering their green energy initiative by purchasing a hydroelectric plant near their Prineville, OR data center.  Because if you want to go green, you might as well work with the […]
April 9, 2014
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‘Heartbleed’ and You: What You Need to Know

It sounds like a rejected Game of Thrones city… Well, the Internet practically fell apart yesterday.  It was revealed that there is an incredibly serious bug in Open SSL, nicknamed “Heartbleed”, that allows hackers to access pretty much all the information […]
March 24, 2014
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China Hypocritically Wants the US to Stop Spying on Them

Pot, meet Kettle… Cybersecurity and cyber warfare are at an all-time high, and are big concerns for companies large and small, as well as national governments.  Especially national governments.  Spying allegations tied with cybersecurity issues are the reason that China […]
March 20, 2014
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Brazil’s Amazing Vote on the ‘Constitution of the Internet’

The Constitution of the Internet–signed by cats and pictures of food… Things are picking up in Brazil, and not because Carnaval is popping off.  This week, Brazil’s Congress is going to vote on what is known as the Constitution of […]