Microsoft: Let us be your one stop for big data analytics

April 16, 2014
Microsoft wants to capture, store, analyze, and transform all your harvested data through new SQL Server, Azure offerings
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Ubuntu chases after Red Hat with OpenStack and Docker bundles

April 15, 2014
Canonical is positioning the newest version of Ubuntu server as a cloud building block -- and goes head to head with Red Hat
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VMware preps public cloud-powered disaster recovery as a service

April 15, 2014
vCloud Hybrid Service Disaster Recovery, for businesses that can't afford a second data center, hints at uses for VMware's new public cloud
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Sloppy but secure: Open source TrueCrypt passes audit

April 15, 2014
An independent audit of the open source disk encryption utility finds no backdoors, but dredges up other troubling issues
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Users, admins, developers: Here's what to do about Heartbleed

April 14, 2014
Heartbleed is bad, but you can mitigate its damage, albeit via different approaches for users, admins, and developers
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Microsoft confirms it's dropping Windows 8.1 support

April 14, 2014
Microsoft TechNet blog makes clear that Windows 8.1 will not be patched; users must get Windows 8.1 Update if they want security patches
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Bitcoin finally pays off -- in secure cloud storage

April 14, 2014
Storj.io wants to use bitcoin's blockchain technology as the basis for cloud storage, with payouts to those who rent space
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Perl language's popularity hits all-time low

April 11, 2014
The Tiobe language index shows that Python and Ruby have gained in popularity at Perl's expense
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Dropbox's buffed-up business offering is better, but far from best

April 11, 2014
Revamped Dropbox for Business is closer to being a real business solution, but still has a few pieces missing -- and a higher price tag
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After Heartbleed: 4 OpenSSL alternatives that work

April 11, 2014
In the wake of Heartbleed, it's high time we take a closer look at SSL alternatives from Mozilla and others
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