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Outage of Vietnamese News Sites Caused by Country’s Largest Attack Ever

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A joint investigation by leading Vietnamese web host VCCorp and police has determined that a massive outage last week was caused by an attack which is being called the largest ever cyberattack in Vietnam. VCCorp hosts numerous Vietnamese news sites, which were knocked offline on Monday October 13th, and gradually came back online over two days. Read More

Bowery Simplifies Development, Announces Seed Funding

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Web development software startup Bowery has launched desktop app Bowery 3 and received $1.5 million in a seed funding round, the company announced Tuesday. Bowery 3 syncs code with an automatically provisioned AWS server to allow developers to write and test code without reconfiguring complicated web stacks. Read More

Microsoft Unleashes the Power of Azure Cloud Computing on Ebola

Satya Nadella Microsoft CEO

Microsoft Azure for Research is a project that allows researchers to utilize Microsoft resources to perform experiments in the cloud. Typically, scientists submit proposals on such topics as climate data and machine learning but Monday Microsoft announced that it will give free access to the Azure Cloud for qualified Ebola… Read More

RightSignature Acquisition Gives Customers Digital Signature Option with Citrix ShareFile

Citrix ShareFile

Citrix ShareFile provides an electronic service to digitize and store documents. The company announced yesterday that it acquired cloud-based electronic signature company RightSignature to extend it’s ShareFile product line to include e-signature. This acquisition will allow for more options for its customers in industries that are more signature dependency such… Read More