February 21, 2018 Comments Off

Drupal core – Critical – Multiple Vulnerabilities – SA-CORE-2018-001

Project:? Drupal core Version:? 8.4.x-dev 7.x-dev Date:? 2018-February-21 Security risk:? Critical 16∕25 AC:Basic/A:User/CI:Some/II:Some/E:Exploit/TD:Default Vulnerability:? Multiple Vulnerabilities Description:? This security advisory fixes multiple vulnerabilities in both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8. See below for a list

February 21, 2018 Comments Off

CoreSite to Expand Chicago Data Center Campus

DENVER – CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced that it has acquired a two-acre land parcel in downtown Chicago, Illinois, on which CoreSite expects to build CH2, a greenfield development of a 175,000-square-foot, turn-key, four-story data center supporting 18 critical megawatts of power capacity. CoreSite currently expects to commence construction on CH2 at the end of 2018 or the beginning of 2019, with timing dependent upon the receipt of necessary entitlements and permits. CoreSite expects to construct the building in three phases, consisting of 6 megawatts of capacity per phase, with a total estimated cost of $190 to $210 million at full build-out.

February 12, 2018 Comments Off

Intel Xeon D-2100 Processor Extends Intelligence to Edge, Enabling New Capabilities for Cloud, Network and Service Providers

SANTA CLARA, CA – Intel introduced the new Intel® Xeon® D-2100 processor, a system-on-chip (SoC) processor architected to address the needs of edge applications and other data center or network applications constrained by space and power. The Intel Xeon D-2100 processor extends the record-breaking performance and innovation of the Intel Xeon Scalable platform from the heart of the data center to the network edge and web tier, where network operators and cloud service providers face the need to continuously grow performance and capacity without increasing power consumption. More: Intel Xeon D Processor Family (Intel.com) | Taking the Edge to New Heights (Jennifer Huffstetler blog) | Intel Xeon D-2100 Processor Family (Product Brief) | Intel Chip Chat (Podcast with Caroline Chan) | Intel Xeon Scalable Processors (Press Kit) “To seize 5G and new cloud and network opportunities, service providers need to optimize their data center and edge infrastructures to meet the growing demands of bandwidth-hungry end users and their smart and connected devices,” said Sandra Rivera, senior vice president and general manager of the Network Platforms Group at Intel.

February 07, 2018 Comments Off

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect Now Available at Telehouse London Docklands

LONDON, UK – Telehouse, a leading global provider of data centre services, today announced the availability of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect at Telehouse London Docklands providing Telehouse customers with private and dedicated access to Amazon Web Services. The service is deployed with Telehouse via dedicated 1Gbps or 10Gbps connections from any of the data centres located within the Telehouse London Docklands campus.

February 02, 2018 Comments Off

Liquid Web Acquires iThemes to Continue its Focus on Managed WordPress and Managed WooCommerce Hosting

LANSING, Mich. – Liquid Web, LLC, the market leader in managed hosting services to SMBs and web professionals announced their acquisition of iThemes, a leader in WordPress plugins that include BackupBuddy, iThemes Security Pro, multiple site management Sync and iThemes Sales Accelerator.

January 30, 2018 Comments Off

Joomla 3.8.4 Release

Joomla 3.8.4 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla addressing four security vulnerabilities and including over 100 bug fixes and improvements.

January 26, 2018 Comments Off

Switch Datacenters Launches Global Licensing Model for Rapid Data Center Deployment with Patented Technologies

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Switch Datacenters, a European provider of build-to-suit corporate data centers and enterprise-grade colocation facilities, announces the launch of its wholesale Data Center as a Service program enabling rapid data center deployment on a global scale. The program provides organizations the opportunity to license Switch Datacenters’ patented data center technologies and obtain an integrated, full-service data center infrastructure package with highly energy-efficient cooling (calculated pPUE: 1.03-1.06), modular power infrastructure and racks included. Heavy investments in R&D activities by Switch Datacenters have resulted in ‘state-of-the-art’ data center infrastructure featuring Dutch engineered, patented indirect adiabatic cooling technologies; highly modular thus scalable solutions for power supply; and (remote) data center management (custom DCIM software)

December 13, 2017 Comments Off

IaaS Hosting Company 3W Infra Achieves Certification for Compliance with ISO 27001 and PCI-DSS Standards

Amsterdam, the Netherlands – 3W Infra, a fast growing Infrastructure-as-a-Service hosting provider from Amsterdam with global operations and more than 4,000 dedicated servers under management, has attained the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for Information Security Management together with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance.

December 13, 2017 Comments Off

IaaS Hosting Company 3W Infra Achieves Certification for Compliance with ISO 27001 and PCI-DSS Standards

Amsterdam, the Netherlands – 3W Infra, a fast growing Infrastructure-as-a-Service hosting provider from Amsterdam with global operations and more than 4,000 dedicated servers under management, has attained the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification for Information Security Management together with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance.

December 13, 2017 Comments Off

Data Security in Cloud Computing – What to Know

With the number of data breaches spiraling up, it’s no wonder that businesses and customers worry about data security. Data security in cloud computing is no exception to those concerns. It sounds problematic on the surface