Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - Epidemics - All Things Distributed

All Things Distributed

I realized that in 2004, before my Amazon days, I already wrote a blog post about the fundamental publications in the area of epidemics, so this seems like a good moment to revisit that with updated links, etc. All Things Distributed.

5 Innovative VoIP Features That Could Benefit Your Business

IT Toolbox

VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) is a technology that has been around for some time, as mass market VoIP services were first launched in 2004. Basically, VoIP allows users to make and receive free voice calls over the Internet. More recently, providers have found increasingly innovative uses for VoIP technology that are helping businesses large and small to be more efficient, streamlining workflows

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Modius

Data Center Knowledge

Founded by Craig Compiano in 2004 (with the product, OpenData, in. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and with offices throughout the U.S., Modius, Inc.

After Web 2.0: WOW (Wide Open Web) - enough of version numbers for the web!! - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

conference in 2004, it seems getting time to work out what will succeed Web 2.0.

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Nlyte Software’s 7 Suite

Data Center Knowledge

Based in Silicon Valley (San Mateo) with offices across North America and Europe, Nlyte Software was formed in 2004 originally as Global DataCenter Management (GDCMTM). Today, more than 10 years later, Nlyte Software is delivering its 7th generation of products to hundreds of customers worldwide, DCIM Solutions GDCMTM

Seven MegaTrends of Professional Services - #4 Transparency - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

MegaTrend Four: Transparency On October 25, 2004, the board of directors of financial services conglomerate Marsh & McLennan announced “significant reforms to the business model… which will be rooted in transparency.”

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Tulane University SoPA Selects "Architechting Cloud Computing Solutions"

Cloud Musings

Packt Publishing Founded in 2004 in Birmingham, UK, Packt's mission is to help the world put software to work in new ways, through the delivery of effective learning and information services to IT professionals.

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Where have all the good databases gone?

SPF13

Those words were written in 2004 by Adam Bosworth, a veteren of Microsoft, Google and BEA. Perhaps you’ll recognize these words, “About five years ago I started to notice an odd thing. The products that the database vendors were building had less and less to do with what the customers wanted. … So, what is this growing disconnect?” In the 7 years since things have only gotten worse.

Reflecting on a Successful Exit – Fidelis Security Systems

The Investing Edge

In 2004, we had identified the opportunity for securing outgoing data transmissions from the “inside threat” as a compelling emerging market. Matt Fates and I first visited the Company in the week between Christmas and New Year’s in 2004.

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Ascent Index: Big Data

The Investing Edge

Of note, a Wall Street Journal piece on the recent buyout of Digg , one of the first social aggregation sites, explained that four years after being founded in 2004, Digg was valued at more than $160 million, but was sold last week for a mere $500,000.

Accenture, Endgame team up to become the Van Helsing of cybersecurity

Network World

In 2004, there was science fiction movie about a character named Van Helsing. He was a vigilante monster hunter who went around searching for and vanquishing evil monsters such as Mr. Hyde, Dracula and werewolves. If you were evil, there was nowhere to hide. Van Helsing would find you and put an end to you. Accenture and Endgame plan to do the same kind of thing against security threats.

Where have all the good databases gone? : spf13.com

SPF13

Those words were written in 2004 by Adam Bosworth , a veteren of Microsoft, Google and BEA. He is a bit vague on what he means here, so taken one way, everyone has solved this, but then again if taken that way, it was solved long before 2004 when this was written. by Steve Francia.

Cloud Shines Brightly as Future of Disaster Response IT

Cloud Musings

From the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 to the earthquakes in Chile, Haiti and Japan, awareness of disasters reaches around the globe in time measured in milliseconds. first among its lessons learned following the aftermath of the 2004. The call for help began as a rumble.

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MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data at MongoSV 2012

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Data Growth 1,0001000 750 500 500 250 250 120 55 4 10 24 1 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Millions of URLs. 20072008 2005 2006 2003 2004 2001 2002. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. Data Growth 9,000 9000 6750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs.

MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data at MongoSV 2012

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Data Growth 1,0001000 750 500 500 250 250 120 55 4 10 24 1 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Millions of URLs. 20072008 2005 2006 2003 2004 2001 2002. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. Data Growth 9,000 9000 6750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs.

Expanding the AWS Cloud – An AWS Region is coming to South Africa!

All Things Distributed

AWS has been an active member of the local technology community since 2004. Expanding the AWS Cloud—An AWS Region is coming to South Africa! Today, I am excited to announce our plans to open a new AWS Region in South Africa! AWS is committed to South Africa's transformation.

Goodbye, NAC. Hello, software-defined perimeter

Network World

The early 2000s produced a steady progression of internet worms, including Code Red (2001), Nimda (2001), SQL Slammer (2003), Blaster (2003), Bagel (2004), Sasser (2004), Zotob (2005), etc. Those of us who’ve been around security technology for a while will remember the prodigious rise of network access control (NAC) around 2006.

MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data at MongoSV 2012

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Data Growth 1,0001000 750 500 500 250 250 120 55 4 10 24 1 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Millions of URLs. 20072008 2005 2006 2003 2004 2001 2002. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. Data Growth 9,000 9000 6750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs.

Informal Networks Require Leaders to Look Below the Waterline

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations (2004 – 4th Edition). How do communications and influence flow through your organization? The most obvious and visible method is through formal channels.

Great Anecdotes: The CIA and Their Contributions to Modern Technology

CTOvision

The popularity of this technology eventually caught the attention of Google, which acquired Keyhole in 2004. By Bob Gourley Editor’s note: We saw the story below on the CIA website and wanted to share it with you. These are good anecdotal stories. The one one Keyhole is especially important for technologists to know. The investment and encouragement by government and the national security community ended up really changing the technology landscape for the better. – bg.

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Security and Windows 10 Will Cross Paths for Enterprises

CTOvision

About the author: Deepak Kumar founded Adaptiva in 2004. By Deepak Kumar. Last year, Enterprise IT was dramatically shaped by the influx of security breaches, data leaks and a new wave of hackers. But optimism came in the form of Microsoft as word began to spread that the company had solved the problems they experienced with Windows 8/8.1 and that Windows 10 was better than the Enterprise could have imagined.

Worst Computer Viruses

Galido

Cyber Threat History: My Doom Virus 2004; Unknown Origin, 1m infected, $38 Billion in Damages; email worm. There have been many destructive viruses to hit mass scale over 25 years.

Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise at Strata NYC 2012

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20072008 2005 2006 2003 2004 2001 2002. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. At the NYC Strata & Hadoop World conference I presented on ‘Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise’.

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Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise at Strata NYC 2012

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20072008 2005 2006 2003 2004 2001 2002. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. Data Growth 9,00090006750 4,4004500 2,1502250 1,000 500 55 120 250 1 4 10 24 0 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 Millions of URLs. At the NYC Strata & Hadoop World conference I presented on ‘Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise’.

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An Entrepreneur’s Summer Reading Guide

The Investing Edge

An Empire of Wealth: An Epic History of American Economic Power (2004) by John Steel Gordon is fascinating and a tour de force in synthesis. Whether a week at the shore or just a quiet Friday afternoon away from the algorithms, summer is a great time to catch up on reading.

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What is Passive DNS and how do you leverage it in research?

CTOvision

The concept was created in 2004 to help mitigate the threat of malware but is now used for that and far more use cases. Bob Gourley. Passive DNS has become one of the most powerful tools in the defenders arsenal.

Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson: Fathers of Clouds - A Tribute

Cloud Musings

In 2004, Cohen founded Enomaly, an early infrastructure-as-a-service offering, later purchased by Virtustream in 2012, where Cohen currently serves as an executive vice president. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

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the future of content

SPF13

It’s singular mission … In 2004 the web remained dominated by content of value. Throughout human history the ability to share information ultimately ideas has propelled the human race. For millennia the ability to read and write was the distinguishing factor between the educated and the common. For the first 5000 years of recorded human history each individual copy was made painstakingly by hand which consequently made a copy rare and extremely valuable.

What it takes to become an IT security engineer

Network World

When Scott Copeland got his associate degree in network administration back in 2004, the community college he attended didn’t offer IT security courses, “but it gave me the foundation to learn more about network security,” he says. His determination and thirst for learning led him to his current job as an IT security engineer at FedEx Services in Memphis, Tenn. download. What it takes to become an IT security engineer | PDF download. CSO Online. Getting started.

Software Development's Magic Triangle : spf13.com

SPF13

Pushed to 2004, 2005, pushed to late 2006, intended to debut in 2007. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare.

Back-to-Basics Weekend Reading - Tor: The Second-Generation Onion Router

All Things Distributed

Tor: The Second-Generation Onion Router , Roger Dingledine, Nick Mathewson and Paul Syverson, in Proceedings of the 13th USENIX Security Symposium, August 2004

Lisbon Bound: NATO Network Enabled Capability Conference 2013

Cloud Musings

The NNEC conference is an annual event which has been sponsored by HQ Supreme Allied Command Transformation (HQ SACT) since 2004. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson. Personal comments and insight on cloud computing related technologies and their use in the public sector to support net-centric operations. Pages. Cloud Musings on Forbes. NJVC Cloud Computing. GovCloud Daily. GovCloud Presentations. GovCloud on Facebook. Get "Cloud Musings" by RSS. Posts. Posts. Comments. Comments.

Strategic Big Brain Science: NIH celebrates grand opening of John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center

CTOvision

Construction on the first building began in 2001 and was completed in 2004. By Bob Gourley. Editor’s note: This strikes me as important news that can impact every sector of the economy and every industry, as well as the future of humanity. Yep, this can be really big. Read the release below for more, including info on how to watch the scientific symposium online. – bg. Strategic Big Brain Science: NIH celebrates grand opening of John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center.

Enterprise IT in 2014 – Under-the-Radar Challenges with WAN Bandwidth, BYOD, and XP Security

CTOvision

Dr. Deepak Kumar founded Adaptiva in 2004. By Deepak Kumar Editor’s note: This guest post is by Deepak Kumar, Founder and CTO of Adaptiva. – bg. Over the last year, IT budgets saw modest growth as departments embraced mobile, cloud and virtualization in record numbers. New technologies like these are delivering dramatic efficiency gains in many areas; however, they are stressing infrastructure and creating unrealistic expectations.

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A Decade of Dynamo: Powering the next wave of high-performance, internet-scale applications

All Things Distributed

It all started in 2004 when Amazon was running Oracle's enterprise edition with clustering and replication.