Big tech firms back Wi-FAR for remote broadband

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By Matt Hamblen, Computerworld | August 7th, 2014 802.22 standard, approved in 2011, promises low-cost broadband for remote areas. Google, Microsoft and Facebook are cranking up an emerging wireless technology known as Wi-FAR to help…

SSD controllers may run your applications someday

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By Stephen Lawson, IDG News Service | August 6th, 2014 Applications should work more closely with storage, even turning over some CPU work, Samsung says. It’s time for enterprise applications and storage to work more…

Google ships 64-bit Chrome for OS X

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By Gregg Keizer, Computerworld | August 6th, 2014 Releases the browser to its Dev preview channel; follows Windows 64-bit promotion to Beta. Google has promoted the 64-bit version of Chrome for Windows to the browser’s…

Cybersecurity should be professionalized

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By Jaikumar Vijayan, Computerworld | August 5th, 2014 It’s time to institute national standards and licensing requirements for cybersecurity professionals, Pell Center says. It By Jaikumar Vijayan The time is ripe for industry and government…

ifupdown2, a New Network Interface Manager for Cumulus Linux

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Existing tools for network interface configuration have several shortcomings when applied to network switches. These include the lack of ability to handle interface dependencies, incremental updates to interface configuration without disruption, and interface configuration validation.…

ifupdown2, a New Network Interface Manager for Cumulus Linux

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Existing tools for network interface configuration have several shortcomings when applied to network switches. These include the lack of ability to handle interface dependencies, incremental updates to interface configuration without disruption, and interface configuration validation.…

CloudFlare Now Supports WebSockets

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CC BY 2.0 from Brian Snelson I’m pleased to announce that CloudFlare now supports WebSockets. The ability to protect and accelerate WebSockets has been one of our most requested features. As of today, CloudFlare is…

CloudFlare Now Supports WebSockets

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CC BY 2.0 from Brian Snelson I’m pleased to announce that CloudFlare now supports WebSockets. The ability to protect and accelerate WebSockets has been one of our most requested features. As of today, CloudFlare is…