Federal cyber incidents grew an astounding 1,300% between 2006 and 2015

Network World

That’s one amazingly scary number: Since 2006 cyber incidents involving the Federal government have grown 1,300%. More on Network World: Network security weaknesses plague federal agencies + “Federal information systems and networks are inherently at risk. This complexity increases the difficulty in identifying, managing, and protecting the myriad of operating systems, applications, and devices comprising the systems and networks.

Ballmer: Microsoft has 1 Million Servers » Data Center Knowledge

Data Center Knowledge

Even Facebook, which has open sourced much of its designs for its data center hardware but remains vague about its server count, saying only that it operates “hundreds of thousands” of machines. December 2006 (43). November 2006 (51). October 2006 (44).

Cloud Storage 2.0 Set To Dominate Market

Cloud Musings

Companies also felt relatively safe in their industry vertical due to the high financial and operational barriers prospective new competitive entrants would face. On March 13, 2006, Amazon Web Services launched Simple Storage Service (S3).

Number of US Government IT Facilities Rises to 7000 - Data Center.

Data Center Knowledge

“Today, we are looking at new incentives are focused on a more outcome-based approach, to improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of data center operations to optimize total cost of ownership.” December 2006 (43). November 2006 (51). October 2006 (44).

CloudVelocity Announces $13M Funding, New Tools for AWS.

Data Center Knowledge

CloudVelocity detects an existing environment, discovering the constituent hosts and blueprinting system components and configuration. December 2006 (43). November 2006 (51). October 2006 (44). September 2006 (35). August 2006 (31). July 2006 (26).

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At WPC 2013, Microsoft Points Partners to the Cloud » Data Center.

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud OS Accelerate is a new program for key partners Cisco, NetApp, Hitachi Data Systems, HP and Dell, where Microsoft will invest more than $100 million to help put thousands of new private and hybrid cloud solutions into the hands of customers. As technology marches on and business needs evolve, the demand for software with specialized functionality is an ever-growing industry,” said Neil Holloway, corporate vice president, Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) Sales and Operations. “We’re

Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019


These areas of tech include general IT and technology, security, IT feeds, cloud computing, data center, mobile, social media, tips and tricks, virtualization, and operating system and software blogs. Operating System & Software Blogs. TechWorld – Operating Systems.

Best Tech Blogs – Must Read Tech Resources 2019


These areas of tech include general IT and technology, security, IT feeds, cloud computing, data center, mobile, social media, tips and tricks, virtualization, and operating system and software blogs. Operating System & Software Blogs. TechWorld – Operating Systems.

20 Reasons Why the Internet of Things will be Big and Important

Social, Agile and Transformation

Android is becoming the standard operating system for the “Internet of things” Technologies. ► 2006. (28). Social, Agile, and Transformation.

Fountainhead: A Tale of Two Cloud Strategies


One could argue that taken in total, AWS is constructing the de facto public cloud operating system. ► 2006. (2). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. Monday, March 18, 2013. A Tale of Two Cloud Strategies. These are the best of times. These are the the worst of times.

Are Snaps Dead? - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

There's a lot to like in the product: extreme flexibility in defining protection modes, well-integrated with applications, operating systems and hypervisors alike, extremely efficient in its use of network and storage resources, and seriously storage agnostic on the back end.

Why I Might Leave OS X

Scott Lowe

” Since that time, I’ve upgraded hardware (moving from a Titanium PowerBook G4 to a Core 2 Duo MacBook Pro circa 2006, then to a 2009-era 15″ Core 2 Duo-based MacBookPro, and finally to a 13″ MacBook Pro with a Core i7) and I’ve upgraded OS X releases (from Jaguar to Panther to Tiger to Leopard and finally to Snow Leopard). I adopted OS X as my operating system of choice in 2003 because I wanted a stable, powerful, UNIX-based operating system.

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SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Why I'm Super Happy with Windows 8

Sean Daniel

With Windows 7 I was running it in production far before it even reached Alpha stage (which makes Windows 7 the operating system I’ve run the longest, ever). It was the XP Bliss days all over again, but on a faster, more secure, more compatible, more more more system.

Technology Short Take #67

Scott Lowe

Operating Systems/Applications. By the way, I alluded to this sort of architecture in December 2006 while discussing the future of the operating system; see this blog post.). Welcome to Technology Short Take #67. Here’s hoping something I’ve collected for you here proves useful! Networking. Anthony Burke has written a script that uses VMware NSX to protect VMware Log Insight instances. More information on the script is in his blog post.

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10 Lessons from 10 Years of Amazon Web Services

All Things Distributed

The epoch of AWS is the launch of Amazon S3 on March 14, 2006, now almost 10 years ago. Given that AWS is a pioneer in building and operating these services world-wide, these lessons have been of crucial importance to our business. Build evolvable systems.

Amazon Cloud - Becoming a Storm? - Social, Agile, and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

So I went back and took another look at EC2 and specifically the EC2 Operating System and Software or in their language, "off the shelf" Amazon Machine Images. Call one of a dozen hosting vendors, select hardware line, OS, number of systems, purchase via credit card, wait 24 hours or less, get root/admin access to your server farm, spend time installing your applications, figure out how to scale the application later. ► 2006. (28).

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Fountainhead: Who's using Infrastructure Orchestration in Healthcare?


Its the approach that HP (w/Matrix Orchestration Environment plugins), IBM (Open Fabric Environment) and Cisco (Unified Computing System or UCS) have entered into recently, and where firms like Egenera (with PAN Manager software and the Dell PAN System ) have been selling for some time. Equally significant, the software is reducing system administration requirements—enabling Alliance IT professionals to focus on activities that add real value to the user community.

Kill Projects and Develop Agile Programs - Social, Agile, and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

So an IT project may be to move to new infrastructure, or upgrade a version of a database or operating system, or to migrate a process. ► 2006. (28). Social, Agile, and Transformation. I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 and business transformation. Thursday, June 09, 2011.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 and.

Sean Daniel

In fact, it’s the *only* server operating system that can be backed up by the SBS 2011 Essentials backup engine. ► 2006. (63). SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Friday, February 04, 2011.

Restoring Files from SBS 2003 to SBS 2008/2011 - SeanDaniel.com

Sean Daniel

Be sure to choose the version you need based on what operating system you’re running on. ► 2006. (63). SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Wednesday, January 04, 2012.

Technology Short Take #39

Scott Lowe

” The first round came about around 2006 when Intel and AMD first started releasing their hardware assists for virtualization (Intel VT and AMD-V, respectively). Operating Systems/Applications. Test your knowledge of UNIX and UNIX-like operating systems by seeing how many of these less commonly used UNIX commands you recognize.

Expanding the Cloud - Amazon S3 Reduced Redundancy Storage.

All Things Distributed

Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) was launched in 2006 as "Storage for the Internet" with the promise to make web-scale computing easier for developers. Four years later it stores over 100 billion objects and routinely performs well over 120,000 storage operations per second. Under the covers Amazon S3 is a marvel of distributed systems technologies. All Things Distributed.

Happy New Year, what's in store for you in 2011 - SeanDaniel.com

Sean Daniel

SBS 2011 Standard offers small businesses a completely on premise solution to run their business, including the new Exchange Server 2010 with SP1, SharePoint Foundation Services 2010, and the coveted Server 2008 R2 base operating system, bringing security to a new level. ► 2006. (63). SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Wednesday, January 05, 2011.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: How to set the Default Printer for All Users in.

Sean Daniel

To install these you’ll need both the 32-bit drivers for your printer (usually downloaded or on a DVD), and a 32-bit disk of the operating system. (If ► 2006. (63). SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Apple iPad vs the Blackberry Playbook

Sean Daniel

Operating System Software An app-launching platform that has tacked-on task switching gestures, which I ultimately turn off as they just irritate me and I always do them by mistake. ► 2006. (63). SeanDaniel.com [tech].

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Technology Short Take #40

Scott Lowe

This is something others have touched on before (including myself, back in 2008 —not 2006 as I tweeted one day), but Matt’s write-up is concise and to the point. Operating Systems/Applications. Welcome to Technology Short Take #40. The content is a bit light this time around; I thought I’d give you, my readers, a little break. Hopefully there’s still some useful and interesting stuff here. Enjoy! Networking.

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SeanDaniel.com [tech]: How To Install Windows Home Server 2011.

Sean Daniel

While you can most likely do a factory reset to bring back WHS v1 and get access to your data on other disks in the system, I don’t cover that detail on this blog, and don’t recommend taking that sort of risk with your data. The test system ran into another problem.

ABC Interview: Google as an advertising aggregator

Trends in the Living Networks

This was described in our Future of Media Strategic Framework which appeared in the Future of Media Report 2006. This is clearly a very rapidly growing market, and at the same time, Microsoft's current revenues from its software are being eroded to alternatives of open-source operating systems, applications on the internet such as Google's and Yahoo's online applications, existing positioning has been eroded and this very rapidly growing market is one where it's not well positioned.