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North American grid is vulnerable to cyber attacks

North American energy utilities are more vulnerable than ever to cyber attacks launched by criminals, terrorists and foreign states, says...

May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Tibco releases Spotfire 6.5 with new desktop, mobile metrics

Business intelligence vendor Tibco has released version 6.5 of its Spotfire business analytics and visualization platform. The company says that...

April 29th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Fortinet, SRI partner in SCADA network security research

Network security firm Fortinet Inc., has entered into a strategic alliance with non-profit research organization Stanford Research Institute (SRI) to...

December 9th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

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New Cisco software saves energy on any IP-connected device

In an increasingly urbanized world, 70 per cent of all energy is consumed by cities, and of that, 70 per...

November 21st, 2013 Dave Webb


Oil, gas field sensors exposed to radio wave attack

Software vulnerabilities in sensors used by many oil and gas companies to monitor industrial processes are leaving these businesses vulnerable...

July 26th, 2013 nestor e. arellano

Green energy to take centre stage in Ont. election

Green energy to take centre stage in Ont. election

Celestica Inc., which has sharply shifted its focus recently toward becoming a green energy firm, hopes the fallout of the...

June 17th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Can the U.S. exploit offshore wind energy?

Can the U.S. exploit offshore wind energy?

If wind is ever to be a significant part of the energy equation in this country we'll need to take...

October 13th, 2010 Michael Cooney

Yahoo opens ‘chicken coop’ green data centre

Yahoo opens ‘chicken coop’ green data centre

Yahoo Inc. is opening a data centre in upstate New York that uses aradical new design to reduce energy costs...

September 20th, 2010 James Niccolai

IT’s human energy crisis

IT’s human energy crisis

Word association time: When I say "IT energy," what do you think of? After everything that's been written in the...

June 7th, 2010 Thornton A. May