Slashdot Items Tagged "infrastructure"

Date / Time Story
Friday September 23, 2016 @02:31PM Sad Reality: It's Cheaper To Get Hacked Than Build Strong IT Defenses
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:57PM Ask Slashdot: Should The DHS Designate Elections As Critical Infrastructure?
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @06:35PM Connecting Everyone To Internet 'Would Add $6.7 Trillion To Global Economy'
Thursday May 12, 2016 @12:31AM Drones Could Replace $127 Billion Worth Of Human Labor
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @02:19PM Red Hat Becomes First $2 Billion Open-Source Company
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:03PM Ask Slashdot: Is It Time To Shrink the Ethernet Connector?
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:35PM What Lies Beneath: The First Transatlantic Communications Cables
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:18PM Why Buses Need To Be More Dangerous
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:10PM What's Frying the Electrical Systems On BART Trains?
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:29PM Sony Outage Disables DASH Devices, No ETA On a Fix
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:54AM DC Metro Closes For Emergency Safety Inspection
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @11:49PM Stephen Elop New Chief Innovator For Australia's Telstra
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:13PM Comcast Provides Uncapped 1 Gb Service To 1 Customer -- of 22.4 Million
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:28AM US Projected To Lead the World In New Solar Installations This Year
Monday March 14, 2016 @10:27PM Facebook Preps Its Infrastructure For a Virtual Reality Future
Monday March 14, 2016 @03:05PM Dropbox Moves Users' Data Off Amazon S3 to Its Own Infrastructure
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Alternatives To "Atomic" Clocks?
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:46AM Obama Administration Supports Recycling Code and Open Source
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:48AM Microfluidic Cooling Turns Down the Heat On High-Tech Equipment
Friday March 11, 2016 @03:52PM DARPA Wants Ideas On Weaponizing Off-the-Shelf Tech
Friday March 11, 2016 @10:05AM One Solution to MITRE's Overworked CVE System: Build a New One
Thursday March 10, 2016 @04:09PM Cisco Patches Serious Flaws In Cable Modems and Home Gateways
Thursday March 10, 2016 @01:31AM Laser System Set To Revolutionize Future Aircraft, Satellite Data Links
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:13PM Hacking Internet-Connected Trucks and Buses
Monday March 07, 2016 @10:29AM Google Challenge Results In Astoundingly Efficient Inverters
Friday March 04, 2016 @03:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Thursday March 03, 2016 @01:22AM Iraq's Mosul Dam Could Burst At Any Time
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:50PM Incident Raises Concerns About a More Formal Spec For Bitcoin
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:15AM ITU Give Consent To New 40Gbps Fiber-to-the-Home Broadband Standard
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:47PM Autonomous Cars Could Be Worse For Carbon Emissions
Friday February 26, 2016 @10:52AM AT&T Sues Louisville Over Google Fiber
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:03PM Google Is Lighting Up Dark Fiber All Over the Country
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @09:46AM Hacking Group Presents 'Long-Standing' Threat To Japan
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:38AM A New Technique Makes GPS Accurate To An Inch
Thursday February 18, 2016 @11:35PM Good Riddance Payphones: NYC's Free Gigabit Wi-Fi Kiosks Go Live
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:32PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant To Supply Enough Energy For 1.1 Million People
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:14PM President Obama Unveils $19 Billion Plan To Overhaul U.S. Cybersecurity
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Friday February 05, 2016 @11:50AM Grandma's Phone, DSL, and the Copper They Share
Thursday February 04, 2016 @09:01PM Porsche Builds Photovoltaic Pylon, Offsetting Luddite Position On Self-Drive
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @07:41PM How Uber Profits Even When Its Drivers Aren't Earning Money
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @03:58PM Utility Targets Bitcoin Miners With Power Rate Hike
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @12:30AM Cisco Patches Authentication, Denial-of-Service, NTP Flaws In Many Products
Monday February 01, 2016 @10:21AM Microsoft Serves Cloud From the Sea Bed
Monday February 01, 2016 @01:34AM MIT Team Tops Hyperloop Design Competition
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:26AM San Francisco Bay Area In Superbowl Surveillance Mode
Sunday January 31, 2016 @06:49PM France To Pave 1000km of Road With Solar Panels
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:30PM Satellite Failure Behind GPS Timing Anomaly
Thursday January 28, 2016 @12:22PM 1 In 3 Home Routers Will Be Used As Public Wi-Fi Hotspots By 2017
Monday January 25, 2016 @08:09AM The Clock Is Ticking For the US To Relinquish Control of ICANN
Sunday January 24, 2016 @09:34PM Is Blockchain the Most Important IT Invention of Our Age?
Saturday January 23, 2016 @10:11AM For Data Centers, Google Likes the Southeast
Saturday January 09, 2016 @01:33AM Domestic Terrorists Could Use OSINT To Pinpoint US Substations For a Blackout
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:59AM The Winner-Take-All Trend In Tech
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:28AM Zuckerberg Defends 'Free Basics' App With Comparison To Hospitals, Education
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:43AM Seattle's Behemoth Boring Machine, Idle Since 2013, Makes Some Progress
Friday December 25, 2015 @06:35PM Pwnd Aethra Routers Used To Brute-Force WordPress Sites
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @09:22AM Can Electric Signals In Earth's Atmosphere Predict Earthquakes?
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:24PM Hackers Have Infiltrated the US Power Grid's Control Networks
Thursday December 17, 2015 @11:20AM IBM and Linux Foundation To Create Blockchain For Major Financial Institutions
Saturday December 12, 2015 @11:13AM FTTH Coming To Lincoln, Nebraska
Thursday December 10, 2015 @05:14PM Low Redundancy Data Centers? Providers Adapt As Tenants Seek Options
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:31AM Baidu Speeds Up Driverless Race With First Full Test On Beijing Roads
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @12:35PM Hit-and-Run Suspect Arrested After Her Own Car Calls Cops
Saturday December 05, 2015 @02:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:55PM Russians Build Nuclear-Powered Data Center
Saturday November 14, 2015 @02:59PM In France, TGV Test Train Catches Fire, Derails, Killing 10
Saturday November 14, 2015 @01:47PM Dubai Buys Commercial Jetpacks For Firefighters
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:34PM Rural Mississippi: The Land That the Internet Era Forgot
Friday October 30, 2015 @08:18PM Cuba's Internet Routing Is Messed Up
Thursday October 29, 2015 @12:33PM The Chicago Suburb That's Trying To Kill the Car
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @12:39PM Immersion Cooling Drives Server Power Densities To Insane New Heights
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:03AM Russian Presence Near Undersea Cables Concerns US
Friday October 23, 2015 @09:29PM Walmart Plays Catch-Up With Amazon
Saturday October 17, 2015 @01:31AM Data Centers Coming To a City Near You
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:43AM New Concerns Over Earthquakes In Oklahoma Near Vast Oil-Storage Facility
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:33AM Orange County Developer To Install Tesla Batteries In Two Dozen Buildings
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:33AM Hundreds of Southwest Flights Delayed By Online Booking Problems
Friday October 09, 2015 @07:18AM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @12:54PM Worries Mount Over Upcoming LTE-U Deployments Hurting Wi-Fi
Friday October 02, 2015 @01:43AM China Beats US In Early Cuban Internet Infrastructure Investment
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:43AM Ask Slashdot: Building a Software QA Framework?
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:29AM Mark Zuckerberg Issues Call For Universal Internet Access
Thursday September 24, 2015 @04:53PM US Rank Drops To 55th In 4G LTE Speeds
Thursday September 24, 2015 @08:13AM Does IoT Data Need Special Regulation?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @10:04AM Misusing Ethernet To Kill Computer Infrastructure Dead
Sunday September 20, 2015 @04:36AM How Wind and Politics Pushed the Price of Texas Electricity Below Zero
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:45AM AT&T Offers $250k Reward To Find the California Fiber-Optic Ripper
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:01AM Attackers Install Highly Persistent Malware Implants On Cisco Routers
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:21PM CenturyLink Takes $3B In Subsidies For Building Out Rural Broadband
Saturday August 29, 2015 @12:19PM The View From 2015: Integrated Space Plan's 100-Year Plan
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:42PM Virgin Media To Base a Public Wi-Fi Net On Paying Customers' Routers
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @10:45AM Next Texas Energy Boom: Solar
Sunday August 23, 2015 @05:10PM Tesla Partners With Airbnb, Subsidizes Chargers
Friday August 21, 2015 @07:31AM Bruce Schneier On Cisco ROMMON Firmware Exploit: "This Is Serious"
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:39AM Ecuador Declares State of Emergency Over Volcano
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:27AM "Father Time" Gets Another Year At NTP From Linux Foundation
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:18AM AT&T Helped the NSA Spy On Internet Traffic
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:07AM Uber Lowers Drunk Driving Arrests In San Francisco Dramatically
Friday August 14, 2015 @09:57PM Can Cuba Skip Cell Phone Connectivity?
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:35PM New Rules From the FCC Open Up New Access To Wi-Fi
Friday August 14, 2015 @08:17PM London Deploys Cycle Superhighways Despite "Old Men In Limos"
Thursday August 13, 2015 @08:36AM Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone (And the Network)
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:15AM Internet's Deep Infrastructure Could Double As a Sensor Network For Earthquakes and More
Sunday August 09, 2015 @05:15PM Cuba Uses Big Data To Help Tourism, But Their Networks Lack Capacity
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @08:50AM NTT, Japan's Largest Fixed Telecom Provider, Begins Phasing Out ADSL
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:30PM Facebook's Slender 'Aquila' Drone To Provide Internet In Remote Areas
Saturday August 01, 2015 @03:15PM ARIN IPv4 Addresses Run Out Tomorrow
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:04PM In Korea, Smartphones Use Multipath TCP To Reach 1 Gbps
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:53PM Windows 10 Upgrade Strategies, Pitfalls and Fixes As MSFT Servers Are Hit Hard
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:26PM Munich Planning Highway System For Cyclists
Saturday July 25, 2015 @09:15AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Store a Half-Petabyte of Data? (And Back It Up?)
Friday July 24, 2015 @11:33PM Gigabit Internet Access Now Supported By 84 US ISPs
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:46PM The OpenSSH Bug That Wasn't
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:09PM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Monday July 20, 2015 @10:00PM Plastic Roads Sound Like a Crazy Idea, Maybe Aren't
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:38AM Macon-Bibb County Government Wants $5.7 Million Drone Fleet For Emergencies
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:40AM Undersea Cable Break Disrupts Life In Northern Mariana Islands
Friday July 10, 2015 @04:12PM Iowa Makes a Bold Admission: We Need Fewer Roads
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @11:44AM Crypto Experts Blast Gov't Backdoors For Encryption
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:29AM How Verizon Is Hindering NYC's Internet Service
Thursday July 02, 2015 @08:00AM San Francisco Fiber Optic Cable Cutter Strikes Again
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @10:59AM Cisco To Acquire OpenDNS
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:11AM Huawei, Proximus Demo 1Tb/sec Optical Network Transmission
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:30AM The US Navy's Warfare Systems Command Just Paid Millions To Stay On Windows XP
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:57PM Ask Slashdot: Best Setups For Navigating a Programming-Focused MOOC?
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:21AM 1 In 3 Data Center Servers Is a Zombie
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:49AM North Korea Blocks Data Access For Foreigners
Sunday June 14, 2015 @09:57AM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Service Providers When You're an IT Pro?
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:34PM Commodore PC Still Controls Heat and A/C At 19 Michigan Public Schools
Thursday June 04, 2015 @01:40PM Presidential Candidate Lincoln Chaffee Proposes That US Go Metric
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @12:31PM Intel Adopts USB-C Connector For 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3, Supports USB 3.1, DP 1.2
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:28PM Cloud Boom Drives Sales Boom For Physical Servers
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:54AM Feds Order Amtrak To Turn On System That Would've Prevented Crash
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:52AM Microwave Comms Betwen Population Centers Could Be Key To Easing Internet Bottlenecks
Friday May 15, 2015 @07:26AM FCC May Stop 911 Access For NSI Phones
Thursday May 14, 2015 @09:11AM Uber Drivers In India Will Start Accepting Cash
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:20PM Transformer Explosion Closes Nuclear Plant Unit North of NYC
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:25PM What Might Have Happened To Windows Media Center
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:12PM From Commune To Sharing Economy Startup
Friday May 08, 2015 @08:07PM Critics Say It's Time To Close La Guardia Airport
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:06AM How Silicon Valley Got That Way -- and Why It Will Continue To Rule
Thursday April 30, 2015 @12:18PM Crashing iPad App Grounds Dozens of American Airline Flights
Friday April 24, 2015 @06:46PM Patents Show Google Fi Was Envisioned Before the iPhone Was Released
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:31AM Japan Looks To Distributed Control Theory To Manage Energy Market Deregulation
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @10:43AM The Logistics of an eSports Tournament
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:00AM Google To Propose QUIC As IETF Standard
Sunday April 19, 2015 @11:10AM Utilities Battle Homeowners Over Solar Power
Saturday April 18, 2015 @04:36PM Norway Will Switch Off FM Radio In 2017
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @09:42AM Elon Musk's SolarCity Offering To Build Cities, Businesses Their Own Grids
Thursday March 05, 2015 @06:38PM The Mexican Drug Cartels' Involuntary IT Guy
Monday February 23, 2015 @11:20AM ISS Crew Install Cables For 2017 Arrival of Commercial Capsules
Thursday February 19, 2015 @02:30PM Microsoft's First Azure Hosted Service Is Powered By Linux
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Version Control For Non-Developers?
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:23AM Japan Now Has More Car Charging Points Than Gas Stations
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:58PM Free-As-In-Beer Electricity In Greece?
Saturday January 31, 2015 @01:02AM BT Unveils 1000Mbps Capable G.fast Broadband Rollout For the United Kingdom
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:44AM Mozilla Dusts Off Old Servers, Lights Up Tor Relays
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @11:29AM FCC Fines Verizon For Failing To Investigate Rural Phone Problems
Sunday January 25, 2015 @07:40PM Verizon, Cable Lobby Oppose Spec-Bump For Broadband Definition
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:51AM Moscow To Track Cell-phone Users In 2015 For Traffic Analysis
Sunday January 18, 2015 @04:02PM NSA Prepares For Future Techno-Battles By Plotting Network Takedowns
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:01PM What Africa Really Needs To Fight Ebola
Thursday January 15, 2015 @09:45AM China Lays More Fiber, Improving Physical Connection To the Worldwide Internet
Sunday January 11, 2015 @07:01PM US Lawmakers Push For a Permanent Ban On Internet Access Taxes
Friday January 09, 2015 @10:15AM BlackBerry's Survival Plan: the Internet of Things
Friday January 09, 2015 @09:02AM HTTP/2 - the IETF Is Phoning It In
Thursday January 01, 2015 @05:00PM Google Fiber's Latest FCC Filing: Comcast's Nightmare Come To Life
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:13PM US Internet Offers 10Gbps Fiber In Minneapolis
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:19AM A Domain Registrar Is Starting a Fiber ISP To Compete With Comcast
Monday December 15, 2014 @12:17PM Job Postings Offer Clues to Future of Google Fiber
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:51AM UK Completes 250km of Undersea Broadband Rollouts
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @06:38PM You're Doing It All Wrong: Solar Panels Should Face West, Not South
Thursday November 20, 2014 @09:54AM Military Laser/Radio Tech Proposed As Alternative To Laying Costly Fiber Cable
Thursday November 20, 2014 @09:21AM Head of FCC Proposes Increasing Internet School Fund
Monday November 17, 2014 @07:15PM Can the US Actually Cultivate Local Competition in Broadband?
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:44PM The Downside to Low Gas Prices
Friday November 14, 2014 @03:51PM Facebook Testing Lithium-Ion Batteries For Backup Power
Thursday November 13, 2014 @09:17AM AT&T To "Pause" Gigabit Internet Rollout Until Net Neutrality Is Settled
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @12:31PM Germans Can Get Free Heating From the Cloud
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @09:32AM Japan's Annual Nuclear Drill Highlights Problems
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:35PM Will Fiber-To-the-Home Create a New Digital Divide?
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @10:40AM Safercar.gov Overwhelmed By Recall For Deadly Airbags
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:53AM Michigan Builds Driverless Town For Testing Autonomous Cars
Thursday October 02, 2014 @12:21AM Bangladesh Considers Building World's 5th-largest Data Center In Earthquake Zone
Thursday September 18, 2014 @10:35AM US Military Aware Only Belatedly of Chinese Attacks Against Transport Contractor
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @12:08PM A DC-10 Passenger Plane Is Perfect At Fighting Wildfires
Thursday September 04, 2014 @05:31PM White House Names Google's Megan Smith As CTO
Saturday August 23, 2014 @12:56AM How Does Tesla Build a Supercharger Charging Site?
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:25AM Google Is Backing a New $300 Million High-Speed Internet Trans-Pacific Cable
Thursday August 07, 2014 @12:44PM With Chinese Investment, Nicaraguan Passage Could Dwarf Panama Canal
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @09:27AM Gaza's Only Power Plant Knocked Offline
Saturday July 26, 2014 @11:37PM Report: Nuclear Plants Should Focus On Risks Posed By External Events
Saturday July 26, 2014 @04:31PM Bad "Buss Duct" Causes Week-long Closure of 5,000 Employee Federal Complex
Saturday July 12, 2014 @02:15PM Texas Town Turns To Treated Sewage For Drinking Water
Sunday June 29, 2014 @07:43PM Researchers Claim Wind Turbine Energy Payback In Less Than a Year