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FCC has no documentation of DDoS attack that hit net neutrality...

Records request denied because FCC made no "written documentation" of attack.

ETL Systems to help General Dynamics and the Canadian Armed Forces...

Madley, UK. 17 July 2017.

ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF signal distribution equipment for satellite communications, has announced that its RF equipment is being used in General Dynamics Mission Systemsndash;Canadarsquo;s Implementation and In-Service Support of the Mercury Global Anchor Segment (MGAS).

The MGAS anchor stations – seven anchor stations at three sites across Canada – will communicate with the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) satellite constellation and link them to existing Canadian... Source: RealWire

8 keys to DynamoDB success

DynamoDB, a fully-managed NoSQL database, is an impressive piece of technology, and itrsquo;s amazing that AWS has opened it for the entire world to use. What took millions of dollars in RD to build – a product that services millions of queries per second with low latency – can be effectively rented for dollars per hours by anyone with a credit card.

For those who need a key-value store that can store massive amounts of data reliably, there arenrsquo;t many better options.While DynamoDB generally works quite well, itrsquo;s inevitable that we all run into issues.

A few months ago at Segment, my colleagues wrote a detailed blog post about our own DynamoDB issues. Mainly, we were hitting our rate limits due to problems with our partitioning setup – a single partition was limiting throughput for an entire table.
Solving the problem took a superhuman effort, but it was worth it (to the tune of $300K annually).To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

News industry decries Facebook’s “digital duopoly,” wants government help

Newspapers “forced to surrender their contentrdquo; want to team up and negotiate.

Intel’s new Xeon Scalable Platform is its most complex yet

There's a new approach to market segmentation with the new Skylake-SP core.

Review: The Toyota C-HR Hybrid is a mass-market vehicle with panache

Toyota C-HR is the best of the increasingly popular midsize SUV segment.

Breaking Bad execs move to Apple to lead original video content

Carpool Karaoke is just the beginning.

Minecraft to receive its first top-engine visual overhaul since 2010 debut

"Super-Duper Graphics Pack" retains blockiness, goes crazy with particles, shadows.

BlackBerry rolls out QNX hypervisor, brings containers to connected autos

QNX Hypervisor 2.0 brings containers to connected automobiles as a way to segment non-safety applications from critical systems.

Carpool Karaoke series rolls into Apple Music on August 8

The most anticipated Apple Music original show is finally coming out.

Intel unveils X-series platform: up to 18 cores and 36 threads,...

The new X299 platform replaces X99, and scales both lower and higher.

Comcast customer satisfaction drops 6% after TV price hikes, ACSI says

Customers unhappy with Comcast TV and Charter's Time Warner Cable Internet.