Category Cloud and Data Centre Management

Nimble nearly nudging $200m: Claims all-Flash grunt with partial iron

Storage midichlorians seem to favour this youngster Hybrid array high-flier Nimble Storage has upped its revenues by 110 per cent annually – but deepened its losses by 109 per cent, as it eschews profits for growth. In its first fiscal 2015 quarter revenues were $46.5 million compared to $41.7 million in the previous quarter and

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MIT Prototypes Zippy Flash-FPGA Hybrid Storage Array

Original Source Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, working with funding from server maker Quanta and flash chip maker Samsung, are combining flash storage and field programmable gate arrays in a new way that is yielding a peppy and scalable storage cluster that rivals that bandwidth and low latency of very high-end storage area

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Deterring Amplification Attacks: Identification to Targeted Remediation

Over the past few weeks we’ve been helping customers who’ve been experiencing unusual spikes in traffic on their resolvers. Data obtained using Vantio Real Time Visibility andquerystore commands revealed a substantial increase in the number of ANY queries, in some cases hundreds of millions. Additional data showed the names being queried turned very small DNS questions into very

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Top Mobile Malware Threats

Nominum analyzed customer data from around the world to find the mobile malware that presents the greatest risk to mobile subscribers. The top five mobile-device-only malware threats are: NONCOMPATIBLE – a drive-by trojan malware which can infect android phones via their mobile web browsers. When browser’s download is completed, it will ask for user permission

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