Author: Wes Spears

Intel’s first hyper-fast 3D drive is meant for servers

The Optane SSD can serve as memory or storage depending on your needs.   At last, Intel is making a stand-alone drive based on its extremely fast 3D storage technology… although you’re probably not about to pick one up yourself.…

Avast’s Four Free Ransomware Decryption Tools Decrypt Locked Files

Author: Patrick Allan Ransomware, malware that enables attackers to disable systems or encrypt your data until you pay them, is on the rise. If you’ve become the victim of an attack, these four decryption tools might save the day. The tools,…

AI evolution brings the automation to SME

Despite usually having incomparably smaller resources available than large enterprises, small and medium ones do not necessarily have to give up on the idea of using the same tools as their larger counterparts to improve and streamline their businesses. The…

Why automation is key to software-defined storage

Written by  Ray Shaw You would have heard of the term “software-defined”. It is now being applied to “everything” — compute, environment, storage, networking, data centres, W-LANs — and in all cases, it is about the decoupling of the control…

Hackers hijack Philips Hue lights with a drone

Surprise! The Internet of Things is a security nightmare. Anyone who was online a few weeks ago can attest to that. The massive internet blackout was caused by connected devices, and new research from white-hat hackers expounds upon those types…

The Wild Technology That Will Make 5G Wireless Work

Author: SEAN CAPTAIN Companies such as Qualcomm are reimagining networks to let them connect just about everything—from drones to surgical instruments. Wireless technology is a stone soup of acronyms, jargon, numbers, and marketing gibberish that the industry likes to boil down…

Aetna to Transform Members’ Consumer Health Experience Using iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch

Launches New Customer Program featuring Apple Watch HARTFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aetna (NYSE:AET) today announced a new initiative to revolutionize members’ consumer health experience by combining the power of iOS apps and the unmatched user experience of Apple products including Apple Watch,…

After You Strengthen Your Passwords, Here’s How to Store Them

By KIT EATON THE recent revelation that the account information of at least 500 million Yahoo users was stolen in 2014 was a big reminder that we all need to be smarter about our digital security. That includes our smartphones,…