Infrastructure

  • All dogs go to Google: a story of adoption in Chile

    … Google is a dog company. Googlers often bring their dogs—affectionately referred to as Dooglers—to work, but our company-wide love for dogs goes even deeper than that. Google’s affection for our canine friends is an integral facet of our corporate culture. We like cats, but we’re a dog company." Google Code of Conduct We recently heard…

    The Official Google Blog- 26 readers -
  • See Our Latest Data Center Murals

    … Last May, we announced the Data Center Mural Project, a partnership with artists to bring a bit of the magic from the inside of our data centers to the outside. Two artists in Oklahoma and Belgium created murals that celebrate both the work that happens inside the buildings and the communities where the data centers reside. Today, we’re excited…

    The Official Google Blog- 25 readers -
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  • See Our Latest Data Center Murals

    … Last May, we announced the Data Center Mural Project, a partnership with artists to bring a bit of the magic from the inside of our data centers to the outside. Two artists in Oklahoma and Belgium created murals that celebrate both the work that happens inside the buildings and the communities where the data centers reside. Today, we’re excited…

    The Official Google Blog- 37 readers -
  • Facebook’s Eighth Data Center to Be Located in Odense, Denmark

    … Worth, Texas, Tuesday, this one will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy and support thousands of jobs in the community over the next few years. Data centers are the physical infrastructure to support our community. They’re basically giant machines that control power, temperature, connectivity and maintenance for tens of thousands of little…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Trust in Social Media Security Is at an All-Time Low (Infographic)

    … In our ongoing coverage of security topics for Cybersecurity Awareness Month, it’s important to recognize that all parties play an important role in security infrastructure. Businesses need to provide adequate solutions and people need to utilize the solutions provided. Unfortunately, according to a recent infographic, user confidence…

    AllTwitterin Social- 17 readers -
  • The State of Social Commerce (Infographic)

    … Social commerce is on the cusp of going mainstream. Social sites are investing in infrastructure and systems, and users seem primed to take advantage of more shopping opportunities on social. An infographic from e-commerce solutions provider Sumo Heavy explores the evolution of social commerce and examines the current state of affairs. Social…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 26 readers -
  • Area 404: Facebook’s New 22,000-Square-Foot Hardware Lab

    … to more rapidly prototype hardware in-house for initiatives including Oculus VR, Facebook Connectivity Lab, Building 8 and general infrastructure. Burns and Greaves said the hardware lab has two main areas: electrical engineering labs and prototyping workshops. The electrical engineering labs allow various teams to test and debug their designs…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Can Data Security Keep Up With Fraud, Bots and Hackers?

    … Hacking, fraud, and malicious bot activity online is getting more sophisticated. As businesses work to eliminate weak points in their security infrastructure, passwords may become obsolete. But are there more breaches, or is there simply more awareness related to breaches, hacking and fraud? Motherboard contributor Jason Cox noted…

    Inside Facebook- 14 readers -
  • Former Google Fiber GM Kevin Lo Joins Facebook

    … Former Google Fiber general manager Kevin Lo joined Facebook as director of infrastructure connectivity and investments. Kurt Wagner and Mark Bergen of Re/code reported that Lo ran Google Fiber for five years, leading its operations in its initial three cities, adding that he will not work on Internet.org Free Basics. Lo announced the move…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google Facebook- 25 readers -
  • How Did Facebook Create and Deploy its Friends Day Videos?

    … and delivered through our shared infrastructure. We used the same production systems that are used to run many services on our site, which include compute tiers, storage tiers and the same network used internally and externally to serve Facebook. Instead of dedicating permanent capacity for Friends Day, we used an automated system that allowed us to keep…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 11 readers -
  • F8 2016 Registration Is Open

    … Registration is now open for Facebook’s global developer conference, F8 2016, which will be held at Fort Mason Center in San Francisco April 12 and 13. F8 will feature new product introductions, as well as more than 40 sessions geared toward developers and publishers. Facebook offered an overview of what to expect from this year’s F8…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 34 readers -
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