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Why Amazon is rebooting 10% of its cloud servers
Amazon likely deals with many vulnerabilities each day and week, but Jesse Proudman, founder and CTO of cloud provider Blue Box says this Xen bug is different because it effects the hypervisor that creates virtual machines. The only way to …
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Pirate Bay fools the system with cloud technology
One of the secrets of the modern day TPB is that the commercial cloud providers hosting the torrent site have no idea that the PTB is among their clients. The load balancer VM that funnels all the traffic to other TPB virtual servers masks their …
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Mirantis OpenStack 5.1 Re-Fuels Cloud Server
The open-source OpenStack cloud platform only has major milestone releases every six month, but that doesn't mean that there are aren't incremental updates. One of the leading vendors in the OpenStack community is privately-held Mirantis, which updated …
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Canonical Partners with AMD for Ubuntu OpenStack Cloud Server
The AMD SeaMicro SM15000 server platform is now being bundled with the Ubuntu 14.04 server edition to enable rapid OpenStack cloud deployments. OpenStack – Rounded Ubuntu 14.04 is a Long Term Support (LTS) release that first debuted in April of …
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New cloud server could have kept celebrity pics safe, partner says
“The Respect Network, which we are working with, offers a new model, in which you store your data not on a server run by a big company like Apple, but on your own private cloud.” The advantage, said Wolberger, is that when the inevitable hack does …
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