New DoS Tool Kills SSL Servers With Just One PC
Oct 26, 2011 - in News
There is a new tool that enables a basic PC to execute a denial-of-service (DoS) attack and take out an encrypting SSL server.
U.S. Advises Secure Control Systems Against Anonymous
Oct 20, 2011 - in News
A recently published bulletin by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shows that the government has a close eye on hacker group Anonymous, especially in their shift in interest.
OCZ Intros Deneva 2, Intrepid mSATA Enterprise SSDs
Oct 16, 2011 - in News
To expand on its enterprise storage solutions, OCZ has introduced two mSATA SSDs; Deneva 2 and Intrepid Series, for OEM clients.
Microsoft Files Wireless Resource Sharing Patent
Oct 11, 2011 - in News
Microsoft has filed a patent for a technology that would enable multiple users to wirelessly connect to a single computing device and share a desktop session.
Four SAS 6 Gb/s RAID Controllers, Benchmarked And Reviewed
Oct 5, 2011 - in Reviews
We got our hands on four SAS 6 Gb/s RAID controllers from Adaptec, Areca, HighPoint, and LSI and ran them through RAID 0, 5, 6, and 10 workloads to test their mettle. Does your system need eight more ports of connectivity? We can answer that!
Fusion-io Flash Card Doubles Bandwidth to 3 GB/s
Oct 4, 2011 - in News
Fusion-io announced the ioDrive 2 at Oracle OpenWorld. As successor to the ioDrive Duo, the flash drive delivers twice the bandwidth for slightly less cost.
GamersPortal: Giving Gamers Their Own Space
Oct 3, 2011 - in News
GamersPortal is finally giving the gamer crowd a proper place to congregate.
Opinion: 3 Things HP Needs To Do Right Away
Sep 29, 2011 - in News
HP's board has done it again. Leo Apotheker was fired, seemingly without much deliberation, from the CEO post. Successor Meg Whitman inherits a half-baked strategy that has HP dangling between a hardware-focused and a software-tailored future.
Imperva: 71 SQL Injection Attacks Per Hour Since July
Sep 23, 2011 - in News
Imperva's latest report reveals that web applications are attacked by SQL injection an average of 71 times per hour.
Leo's Out! Meg Whitman Has Been Appointed HP CEO
Sep 22, 2011 - in News
The end of the Apotheker era begins now.
D-Link Announces DSN-4000 Series iSCSI SAN Arrays
Sep 22, 2011 - in News
D-Link announced the DSN-4000 Series xStack Storage iSCSI SAN Array, which targets secondary server applications such as disaster recovery, backup, surveillance, and archiving in small to mid-size businesses.
LAN 101: Networking Basics
Sep 14, 2011 - in Reviews
Learn about the glue that holds our networks together in this LAN primer. We cover network types, wired, Wi-Fi, protocols, and alternate networking solutions to deliver a complete picture of traditional and modern local area networks.
IBM Has Plans for a 100 PFlop Supercomputer
Sep 9, 2011 - in News
A patent filing details IBM's plans to take the building blocks of the Sequoia supercomputer to a performance level of 100 PFlop/s.
Face-Off: Does HP's PC Business Affect Us Enthusiasts?
Sep 2, 2011 - in Reviews
Apparently, HP's preferred course of action is spinning its Personal Systems Group off into its own entity. But that's not necessarily what will happen. Would our world as enthusiasts change if HP ended up selling its PC business? Chris and Alan discuss.
Sandy Bridge-E: 17 New Xeon CPUs for Q4
Aug 26, 2011 - in News
Intel's new Sandy Bridge-E Xeon Models Listed...
How The Internet Got Its Hourglass Shape
Aug 24, 2011 - in News
The Internet's curvy figure.
Computer History 101: The Development Of The PC
Aug 23, 2011 - in Reviews
From the humble beginnings of mechanical adding machines to today's multi-core processors, we recount the early developments that took us to where we are today. We also include a convenient timetable showing the complete history of the PC!
IBM Drops 10 PFlop NCSA Supercomputer Project
Aug 10, 2011 - in News
IBM's ambitious Blue Waters supercomputer project apparently drowned in complex technology and a flood of unexpected costs.
EA Reveals Battlefield 3 LE, Pre-Order Goods
Aug 4, 2011 - in News
In addition to pre-order items offered by select retailers, there will be two editions of Battlefield 3 when it launches in October.
Google Estimated to Have 900,000 Servers
Aug 1, 2011 - in News
There is a new server count estimate that puts the number of Google's servers not to far under 1 million.
BestConfigs Is Back, And Powered By You!
Jun 20, 2011 - in News
BestConfigs is back, and we're ready to update our pre-defined configurations using the top hardware suggestions presented and voted-on by our community. Use our Tom's Hardware System Builder Facebook app or your BBCode-formatted submission!
LulzSec: We Didn't Hack Sega; So We'll Defend Them!
Jun 17, 2011 - in News
Hack the hackers!
SPONSORED BY Intel - Intel Inside, Including the Motherboard?
Jun 13, 2011 - in Reviews
The market is brimming with motherboard options, and businesses of all sizes face the unenviable task of trying to decide which vendor to place at the heart of their productivity desktops.
Synology's NAS Setup Can Serve You Over 100TB
Jun 2, 2011 - in News
That's a lot of... "anatomy media"
Google Cooling Entire Data Center With Seawater
May 26, 2011 - in News
If only they cook hook that up to your gaming PC...
Google Ordered To Pay $5 Million in Linux Suit
Apr 27, 2011 - in News
Google has violated a Linux-related patent and has to pay Bedrock Technologies $5 million in damages.
IBM Rolls Out New Power 7 With Watson Power
Apr 14, 2011 - in News
Intel Announces Xeon E7 10-cores, 20 Threads
Apr 7, 2011 - in News
Need more cores for serious business?
SPONSORED: Brother Laser/LED Printer Buyers Guide
Mar 11, 2011 - in Reviews
In our Brother inkjet buyer’s guide, things were fairly simple. Across the entire group, the basic printing engine was the same. With laser/LED printers, things get more intricate.
PikkoTekk FPS Supports 1K Simultaneous Players
Mar 8, 2011 - in News
This upcoming FPS will use server load balancing software across 6 cell servers, offering a seamless battlefield for up to 1000 players.