• Facebook Highlights 2014 Hacks

    … of our hardware steadily over the years through hardware and data-center design, but earlier this year, we also set out to improve the energy efficiency of our software. One major way we’ve saved energy is with Autoscale, which came to life in a hackathon. Autoscale is a power-efficient load-balancing system that allows us to reduce CPU (central…

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  • Facebook Open-Sourced Security Tool osquery in Action

    … infrastructure. Reed wrote: An osquery deployment can help you establish an infrastructural baseline, allowing you to detect malicious activity using scheduled queries. This approach will help you catch known malware (WireLurker, IceFog, Imuler, etc.) and, more important, unknown malware. As an illustrative example, let’s look at Mac OS X startup…

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