Category: Security & Compliance

Accenture Opens Federal Cyber Center in San Antonio

Apr 18, 2019

ARLINGTON, VA — Accenture has launched the Accenture Federal Services Cyber Center, a state-of-the-art facility in San Antonio that provides cybersecurity capabilities on an as-a-service basis to help government agencies and the Department of Defense manage, detect and respond to the increasing volume and velocity of cyber threats that target government networks. The Cyber Center […] more

ARLINGTON, VA — Accenture has launched the Accenture Federal Services Cyber Center, a state-of-the-art facility in San Antonio that provides cybersecurity capabilities on an as-a-service basis to help government agencies and the Department of Defense manage, detect and respond to the increasing volume and velocity of cyber threats that target government networks. The Cyber Center […] more

GAO Report Reveals US Government Far Behind Targets in Decade-Long Consolidation Effort

Apr 17, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The US government has spent a decade consolidating and optimizing its network of duplicate, under-utilized, and outdated data centers, server closets and racks, but a newly released 98-page report by the Government Accountability Office suggests that much work remains to not only finish the job but to do so efficiently. In fact, […] more

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The US government has spent a decade consolidating and optimizing its network of duplicate, under-utilized, and outdated data centers, server closets and racks, but a newly released 98-page report by the Government Accountability Office suggests that much work remains to not only finish the job but to do so efficiently. In fact, […] more

Google’s AI Ethics Panel Disbands After One Week

Apr 15, 2019

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — After trying to stay together for a rough week, Google’s newly appointed AI Ethics Panel has disbanded. The Alphabet company announced the roster of individuals selected to serve on its Advanced Technology External Advisory Council in late March, and soon ran into some public relations problems. Among the earliest controversies was […] more

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — After trying to stay together for a rough week, Google’s newly appointed AI Ethics Panel has disbanded. The Alphabet company announced the roster of individuals selected to serve on its Advanced Technology External Advisory Council in late March, and soon ran into some public relations problems. Among the earliest controversies was […] more

Huawei to Adopt Open Rack in New Public Data Centers Worldwide

Mar 25, 2019

SHENZEN, CHINA — Huawei Technologies will adopt Open Rack in its new public cloud data centers worldwide. The move is designed to enhance the environmental sustainability of Huawei’s new public cloud data centers by using less energy for servers, while driving operational efficiency by reducing the time it takes to install and maintain racks. The […] more

SHENZEN, CHINA — Huawei Technologies will adopt Open Rack in its new public cloud data centers worldwide. The move is designed to enhance the environmental sustainability of Huawei’s new public cloud data centers by using less energy for servers, while driving operational efficiency by reducing the time it takes to install and maintain racks. The […] more

Facebook Pledges to Build Data Centers Where Data Privacy + Human Rights are Protected

Mar 15, 2019

MENLO PARK, CA — Mark Zuckerberg has released a new blogpost pledging to significantly up Facebook’s standards regarding international site selection for data centers. Zuckerberg promised to only store data in countries where such data, as well as human rights, can be trusted to be protected. “As we build our infrastructure around the world, we’ve […] more

MENLO PARK, CA — Mark Zuckerberg has released a new blogpost pledging to significantly up Facebook’s standards regarding international site selection for data centers. Zuckerberg promised to only store data in countries where such data, as well as human rights, can be trusted to be protected. “As we build our infrastructure around the world, we’ve […] more