Wed 20 March, 2019

Data center fiber to jump to 800 gigabits in 2019

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The upper limits on fiber capacity haven't been reached just yet. Two announcements made around an optical-fiber conference and trade show in San Diego recently indicate continued progress in squeezing more data into fiber. In the first announcement, researchers say they’ve obtained 26.2 terabi..

Wed 20 March, 2019

Startups introduce new liquid cooling designs

2019-03-20T23:37:47+03:00Wed 20 March, 2019|Tags: |

With the increase in compute density making air cooling less and less feasible, liquid cooling is going mainstream. For data centers. Overclockers have been doing it for years. For the most part, liquid cooling involves piping in cooled water to a heat sink attached to the CPU. The water then cools ..

Wed 20 March, 2019

Printing from the Linux command line

2019-03-20T23:37:49+03:00Wed 20 March, 2019|Tags: |

Printing from the Linux command line is easy. You use the lp command to request a print, and lpq to see what print jobs are in the queue, but things get a little more complicated when you want to print double-sided or use portrait mode. And there are lots of other things you might want to do — such ..

Tue 19 March, 2019

Cisco spreads AI across WebEx meetings

2019-03-19T23:10:26+03:00Tue 19 March, 2019|Tags: , |

Cisco Webex has rolled out a package of AI-based features that brings together recently acquired technologies it says will make business meetings more efficient and intuitive. The Webex conferencing tool enhancements, which include faster meeting startup, a better way to know the people attending a ..