FCC Releases New Net Neutrality Rules


Net neutrality became a buzzword in 2014, as many media sources and public figures voiced their opposition to the FCC’s “fast lanes.” In order to accommodate ballooning quantities of web traffic, the FCC proposed that content providers (like Netflix) could pay Internet service providers (like Comcast) in order to access special, faster broadband connections, resulting […]

AT&T Becomes the Latest Company Affected by Data Breach


The urgency of improving information security cannot be understated. Since the widely publicized attack on Target Corporation, data breaches have become increasingly common – sensitive information stored with both eBay and the California Department of Motor Vehicles has been compromised in the last six months alone. AT&T, the national telecommunications company based in Dallas, Texas, became […]

Mirantis: Emphasizes Truly Open OpenStack


Mirantis OpenStack is a flexible and commercially-supported OpenStack distribution that gives enterprises the widest selection in choice of supported operating systems, hypervisors and storage back-ends. Mirantis OpenStack integrates core OpenStack components, essential related OpenStack projects and 3rd party plug-ins, in a single, commercially-supported package. Mirantis has helped build and deploy some of the largest OpenStack clouds […]

NGEN – Finally! This is a big deal in the DoD enterprise space


With only a few days left in the fiscal year to award a contract, the Navy has finally announced the winner of the Next Generation Enterprise Network (NGEN) on 27 June. Congratulations to Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services (HPES), the incumbent, for landing the contract!   If fully executed, HPES would get almost $3.5 Billion dollars […]

FreedomPop promises 200 mins of voice calls, Google updates the Glass camera and more


Here are the top mobile news and stories of the day. FreedomPop promises 200 mins of voice calls and unlimited texts on its free plan – FreedomPop used to be a data only carrier; however, they are now offering 200 mins of free voice calls as well. FreedomPop offers wireless internet on Sprint’s 4G networks. […]

A look at the Mobile Landscape in May 2013


Todays’ mobile landscape is filled with a vast number of options to the uninitiated. But careful examination can easily whittle down the number of options to just a few phones. But here’s the brutal truth; now is just not a good time to buy a phone. In a few months it will be different, but that […]