Google Data Center FAQ

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Everything you ever wanted to know (and didn't) about Google data centers but were afraid to ask Read More. faq Google

Google, like Samsung, is eavesdropping on your private conversations

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If you use Google Chrome , you could be subject to eavesdropping by Google. Similar to what Samsung's TVs are doing, the Chromium browser listens to conversations in the vicinity of your laptop, PC, or tablet, and transmits it back to Google.

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Researchers Say Google Fiber Has Nationwide Potential

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If Google has its way, the Net Neutrality issue could soon become, well, less of an issue. CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Government Research Tech Trends Comcast Federal Communications Commission Google Google Fiber Internet service provider Net neutrality Sanford Bernstein Wall Street

How Google Fiber Could Upset The Entire Broadband Industry

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Google Fiber seemingly started as an experiment - but it’s become clear it’s not going anywhere. Google’s here to stay. Alphabet - formerly known as Google, the company that caused a 40% drop in Internet traffic when its search engine went down for five minutes - has gotten into the broadband game. Comcast is afraid of Google Fiber because it’s afraid of competition, which is why it tried to buy Time Warner Cable instead of competing with it. Amy Medeiros.

Become a Google Glass Explorer and Help Prepare Your Enterprise For The Coming Age of Wearables

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By Bob Gourley We are part of the Google Glass Explorer program and have enjoyed being able to use Glass to help think through some of the potential of this new category of technology. After spending time with this I believe Google Glass will be a success in the market.

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Google-Backed FASTER Submarine Cable Goes Live

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Asia-Pacific Cloud Computing Connectivity Google OregonSystem adds much needed bandwidth between US and Asian data center markets Read More.

Google Designs Data Center Appliance to Ship Client Data

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Cloud Design Google Hardware StorageTransfer Appliance has higher storage capacity than Amazon’s Snowball and costs less per TB Read More.

Google Opens a New Front in Cloud Price Wars

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Analysts say new discounts can make Google’s cloud cheaper for big users than AWS Read More. Cloud Computing Google

What's behind Google Hire?

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Google Hire is the latest move by the internet search giant to expand its reach. We investigate the implications

Everything You Wanted to Know about Google Data Centers

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Here’s our updated Google data center FAQ Read More. Featured Google

Google Ramped Up Data Center Spend in 2016

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Data Center Strategies Featured GoogleCapex up 10 percent year over year, but even bigger spike expected this year Read More.

Facebook and Google to Build Transpacific Submarine Cable

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Asia-Pacific Cloud Computing Connectivity Facebook Google Los AngelesThe partnership is the latest sign of ongoing power balance shift in the world of transcontinental connectivity. Read More.

Google Invests in Submarine Cable to Speed Up Its Cloud in Asia Pacific

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Asia-Pacific Cloud Computing Connectivity Featured GoogleIndigo cable will connect Indonesia, Singapore, and Australia Read More.

Google and Level 3 Interconnect Network Backbones

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Connectivity Google Level 3 PeeringCompanies will help each other deliver data using emerging interconnection standard Read More.

Google Reimburses Cloud Clients After Massive Google Compute Engine Outage

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Google is reimbursing Google Compute Engine users up to 25 percent of their monthly charges after an outage that impacted instances across all regions on Monday. Google SharedRead More.

Google Brings Tech That Made YouTube Faster to Its Cloud Services

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Cloud Design Featured Google NetworksBBR is a better traffic controller for the internet's increasingly busy streets. Read More.

Google Next 2017 Review: Google Cloud Is A Serious Contender In the Public Cloud Space

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In the past few years, Google has made concerted efforts to target the enterprise cloud computing space. At Next 2017, more than 11,000 customers, partners, developers, and analysts joined Google in San Francisco to learn more about Google Cloud's latest enterprise updates.

Second Google Data Center Coming to Singapore

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Future multi-level facility will stand next to Google's existing Singapore data center and cost $380 million Read More. Asia-Pacific Google

Here’s Google’s Plan for Calming Enterprise Cloud Anxiety

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Google’s cloud customers will have the option to submit themselves to the level of operational rigor Google submits itself to. Cloud Computing Downtime Enterprise GoogleRead More.

Amazon, Google Detail Next Round of Cloud Data Center Launches

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Amazon plans Paris data centers, while Google unveils eight new cloud locations planned for 2017 Read More. Amazon Cloud Computing Data Center Strategies Google

Google Invests in Avere, a Data Center Storage Supercharger

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Featured Google StorageStartup’s technology “hides latency” to and from enterprise storage clusters Read More.

Why Google Wants to Rethink Data Center Storage

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Taking a closer look at the fundamental redesign of storage Google is proposing, from system to the physical disk itself Read More. Cloud Computing Featured Google Storage disk

Go on a Virtual 360-Degree Google Data Center Tour

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Cloud Computing Data Center Design Data Center Videos GoogleA rare look inside one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated data center Read More.

Google Declares War on Boring Data Center Walls

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Cloud Computing Data Center Design Featured GooglePartners with artists in US and Europe to paint murals on the walls of its server farms Read More.

How to Get a Data Center Job at Google

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Data Center Jobs Featured Google StaffingExpertise is important, but it’s not your biggest strength Read More.

Google Will Be Powered Completely by Clean Energy Next Year

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Google, the world’s biggest corporate buyer of clean energy, expects to reach a major milestone next year: running the company entirely with wind and solar power. Google Green Data Centers PowerRead More.

Lightning in Belgium Disrupts Google Cloud Services

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Cloud Computing Downtime Europe Google PowerFour successive lighting strikes on data center infrastructure knock cloud storage servers offline Read More.

Google Keeps Chuggin’ Along

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Two significant things happened yesterday: Google released its Q2 earnings and yours truly was on Bloomberg to talk about it. Obviously, one of those events is much more important than the other.

Google Cuts Its Giant Electricity Bill With DeepMind-Powered AI

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DeepMind AI system parts of Google data centers to reduce power consumption Read More. Cloud Computing Cooling Energy Efficiency Guide Google Infrastructure Management Power

Google Hopes Nutanix Can Unlock the Enterprise Data Center for Its Cloud Business

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Hybrid-cloud partnership with hyper-converged infrastructure pioneer gives Google more than a me-too on-premises component. Business Cloud Design Edge Computing Google Hyper-convergence NutanixRead More.

Google to Spend $300M on Second Atlanta Metro Data Center

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Second Google data center expansion announcement of the day follows news of Singapore build Read More. Atlanta Google

Google Using Machine Learning to Boost Data Center Efficiency

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Google is using machine learning and artificial intelligence to wring even more efficiency out of its mighty data centers. The humans remain in charge, but Google expects to reach new frontiers in efficiency in its server farms. Featured Google

Google Expands Cloud Data Center Plans, Asserts Hardware, Connectivity Leadership

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Cloud Computing Data Center Strategies Featured GoogleCompany touts its infrastructure might as it fights for enterprise cloud market share Read More.