updated Sat. August 6, 2022
April 27, 2018
During the quarter, AWS acquired security start-up Sqrrl, which spun out of the National Security Agency. It was also forced to contend with a technical snafu in its Virginia region of data centers, which affected customers like Twilio and Atlassian. AWS said in March that its services comply with the GeneralÃâÃÂ ...
Nikkei Asian Review
April 26, 2018
... cars and data centers -- and therefore have strong implications for intelligence. China wants to defend against the types of national security breaches exposed by Edward Snowden's 2013 leaks, which revealed connections between American technology providers and the U.S. National Security Agency'sÃâÃÂ ...
RCR Wireless News
April 20, 2018
The NSA 5G NR standard uses updated radio equipment supporting a new 5G carrier, and interworks the new RAN with the LTE evolved packet core network. .... While the cloud is usually associated with services and hardware centralized in a remote data center, the ultra low latency of 5G will command aÃâÃÂ ...
April 19, 2018
It also houses a National Security Agency cryptological center, which monitors electronically intercepted intelligence from Europe, the Middle East and northern Africa. ... A high-security data center will store and process massive amounts of digital information through a large group of connected servers.
Business Facilities Magazine
April 16, 2018
UWF's Center for Cybersecurity was designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Homeland Security Department (DHS) as a National Center of .... The Utah Data Center, also known as the Intelligence Community Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative Data Center, is a data storageÃâÃÂ ...
April 16, 2018
The plan would transform the hulking industrial property and the adjacent King Mill into offices, apartments and a 20-megawatt data center to power the city's ... becoming a mini version of Maryland's National Business Park, a sprawling complex in Baltimore near National Security Agency headquarters.
Capital Public Radio News
April 10, 2018
A collage of profile pictures featured on a break room wall at the North Carolina Facebook Data Center in 2012. ... the first revelations by Edward Snowden [the government contractor who leaked classified information from the National Security Agency] about government surveillance, was that we wanted toÃâÃÂ ...
April 9, 2018
First, there was Edward Snowden with yet another massive NSA leak, substantiating the suspicions, already thick in the air, that intelligence services are ... emerged with regard to a 2013 federal government's warrant ordering Microsoft to turn over to law enforcement an email stored at its Irish data center.
April 4, 2018
“We had no idea, when we built the data center, what kind of equipment we were going to place in there, so we basically built the shell for a relatively low price,” Martinez said. “Not knowing what the ... “Now, basically 95 percent of big data centers, if they have CRAC units, are cooled by using plug fans.
April 3, 2018
Some tactical network programs have fielded limited cyber protection in the form of standard 19-inch rack-mount data center equipment, which is expensive, ... of classified wireless access to war fighters in the field and that are able to meet NSA Commercial Solutions for Classified program requirements.
April 1, 2018
This is coming from the same government that maintains a monstrous data center farm in Utah to collect and maintain every bit and byte of digital communications generated globally. The NSA is charged with overseeing the $1.2 billion facility, and promises to only use it for terrorist connected cases.
Data Center Knowledge
March 26, 2018
RagingWire has launched the first of seven buildings it plans to build on its second data center campus in Ashburn, Virginia, the world's largest data center market. Because it played an outsize ... Well-known enterprise end users with data centers in the market include eBay, Twitter, Oracle, and the NSA.
Data Center Frontier (blog)
March 23, 2018
The Salt Lake City suburbs are home to several huge single-tenant data centers, including a cutting-edge eBay facility in West Jordan powered by Bloom Energy fuel cells, and the massive NSA server farm in Bluffdale. The multi-tenant data center market in Utah has consisted primarily of smaller colocationÃâÃÂ ...
March 21, 2018
Global cyber security firm Kaspersky Labs is planning to launch a number of data centers outside of Russia, starting with Switzerland, to soothe Western ... At the time, the director of national intelligence, as well as the heads of the FBI, the CIA, the DIA, the NSA and the National Geospatial IntelligenceÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
March 21, 2018
At the time, after surveillance disclosures by the former National Security Agency contractor Edward J. Snowden, Silicon Valley companies were adding anti-surveillance protections including encryption to their data centers and messaging tools. Washington accused tech companies of going too far, and theÃâÃÂ ...
Pensacola News Journal
March 20, 2018
The center was been designated as a National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. UWF is also one of a handful of entities in the U.S. to be appointed a NSA/DHS Cybersecurity Regional Resource Center. UWF has alsoÃâÃÂ ...
March 16, 2018
In Europe, it's even more important for several reasons. First, you have a lot of European companies throwing up borders around the internet in light of the NSA spying fallout from a few years back, particularly Germany. Microsoft responded by building data centers in Germany that would be for only GermanÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
So, if you're operating a water dam, or a data center, and you want to know what the environment is around that water dam, or that data center, there are sensors out there ... You've got tremendously talented people, say, at the NSA, or the Department of Defense, or across the intel community, or at the FBI.
March 13, 2018
"It's becoming increasingly clear that customers desire a unified security approach that extends from the data center to the cloud. We look forward to working closely with CyberArk customers around the world to advance their privileged account security strategies for the cloud." The acquisition has nowÃâÃÂ ...
Longview Daily News
March 11, 2018
The data center would “mine” cryptocurrency, a controversial and mysterious digital money earned by solving complex equations with computers. • The National Security Agency would use the supercomputers for government surveillance. • MiningSky would physically mine the earth for minerals. So what isÃâÃÂ ...
March 6, 2018
Peace will join Cyxtera Federal Group, which offers cybersecurity solutions and the company's global data center platform to the U.S. federal government market. Before joining the company, Peace served as a senior executive with NSA, and has 30 years of managerial and technical experience across theÃâÃÂ ...
March 5, 2018
They provide the connectivity that allows Microsoft to keep major data centers in Ireland and to have that data nearly instantly accessible to U.S. customers. ... Rick Ledgett, a former deputy director of the National Security Agency, points out that severing a number of a cables at deep ocean depths wouldÃâÃÂ ...
March 2, 2018
Corporations can do essentially the same thing as what the NSA is accused of doing, the major difference being that the surveillance is on their own networks and data centers. The resulting privacy firestorm from the Snowden disclosures pushed security developers to embrace forward-secret connections,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
Apple has told Reuters that it won't transfer accounts over to the new data center unless users first agree to the updated terms of service. ... “Chinese businesses and institutions might no longer have to worry about the possible loss of Chinese data stored in overseas data centers and may accordinglyÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
Cheryl Peace, formerly a senior executive at the National Security Agency, has joined Cyxtera Technologies as chief operating officer of the information technology infrastructure ... Cyxtera's federal group works to deliver cybersecurity platforms and data center services to federal government clients.
February 22, 2018
The National Security Agency has embraced the hybrid cloud and has no qualms about using a public provider for unclassified work when it's complemented by appropriate network and security monitoring. For classified work, the NSA uses a combination of government-only variants of commercial cloudsÃâÃÂ ...
The Week Magazine
February 16, 2018
The NSA has targeted entire Yahoo and Google data centers abroad, all of which contain communication by Americans. It also intercepts and archives every cell phone call to and from the Bahamas and other Caribbean countries. It gathers millions of text messages in global information sweeps. This is notÃâÃÂ ...
November 13, 2017
Fifteen months ago, a group called the Shadow Brokers began to taunt the National Security Agency with proof of an extraordinary breach: By unknown ... Per the Times, “NSA employees say that with thousands of employees pouring in and out of the gates, and the ability to store a library's worth of data in aÃâÃÂ ...
MIT Technology Review
December 31, 1999
We know from documents leaked by Edward Snowden that the US National Security Agency has sought ways of connecting activity on the Bitcoin blockchain to people in the physical world. The NSA has been tapping fiber-optic cables, monitoring internet activity, and luring people onto compromisedÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
The $4 million complex includes research labs and data centers that provide training for 120 students in areas such as digital forensics, cloud ... The academy already partners with the National Security Agency on summer internships for students and Paul Tortora, a retired Navy captain and director for theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
It also won one of the National Security Agency's most important IT contracts for $2.4 billion. Overall, the ... Pre-merger, General Dynamics and CSRA were among the market leaders in data center consolidation and in a “competitive position for future cloud deployments, such as JEDI,” Dougherty said.