Insider insight to critical RAID planning and implementation

WASHINGTON, January 10, 2018: System hardware and software failures are inevitable in a typical IT environment. For that reason, redundancy has become a key element of this industry. Addressing this issue on the hardware side, RAID backup and storage plays a crucial role in preventing faults and ensuring the safety and usability of data in the… Please follow and like us:

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Alteryx data breach exposed 123 million American households’ information

Credit reporting firms go to great lengths to convince the public that the data they collect won’t fall into the wrong hands. But what happens when they sell that data to a third party? Can the buyer make the same guarantees? That’s a question the consumer data industry is now grappling with after a discovery that… Please follow and like us:

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The 100 greatest innovations of 2017

The year’s most transformative products and discoveries. WE COULD BRAG. We could say our 30th annual list of the most transformative products and discoveries required trucks full of experts, hours of toil, and countless friendship-ending debates. That’s true, but you just want the good stuff. So read on. A robot just made me french fries. Delicious,… Please follow and like us:

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Investors chase commodity stocks

Small tech shares out of favor due to fear of tighter regulation, high PE ratio and hopes of rise in IPOs A rise in IPOs, expectations of stricter policy and high PE ratio are likely to hurt stocks of small technology companies as both retail and institutional investors in the equity market are increasingly favoring shares… Please follow and like us:

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Experts say Foxconn pledge on US jobs hard to implement

Doubts have increased whether Asian tech giant Foxconn can fill the 13,000 new jobs it needs to start the $10 billion new plant it has pledged to build in the US state of Wisconsin. “They’re not going to get (the incentives) if they don’t provide the jobs and don’t provide the capital investment,” Wisconsin Governor Scott… Please follow and like us:

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How to keep other people off your Wi-Fi network

Give digital trespassers the boot. Make sure only welcome guests have access to your Wi-Fi. Stux/Pixabay You don’t want neighbors or passers-by stealing your Wi-Fi any more than you want them stealing your water, electricity, or carefully curated collection of Blu-ray movies. In fact it’s more serious than that—if someone can hook on to the same… Please follow and like us:

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Lowe’s lays off over 120 tech workers, will send jobs to India

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Amid efforts to improve its profitability, Lowe’s has laid off more than 120 corporate tech workers, primarily at its headquarters outside Charlotte. The home-improvement retailer informed affected employees Wednesday morning through early afternoon, according to people familiar with the matter. Many of the affected information technology job functions are being sent to Bangalore,… Please follow and like us:

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Air Force-related personnel files, security clearance forms leaked online: Report

Names, addresses and other sensitive information pertaining to hundreds of members of the U.S. military, as well as log-in credentials and completed security clearance applications, were recently discovered on a publicly exposed computer drive, researchers said Sunday. Gigabytes worth of sensitive data related to the U.S. Air Force were recently leaked online after a misconfigured backup… Please follow and like us:

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