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Xen bug made AWS, Rackspace data vulnerable to leaking 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rackspace chief exec apologises.
 
Amazon forced to reboot EC2 to patch Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rolling restarts over next week.
 
Amazon brings solid-state storage to EBS 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aimed at general purpose computing.
 
Amazon releases VMware to EC2 migration portal 
 
Seven reminders the world runs on IT 
By Joshua Drummond | Apr 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
How a systems failure could ruin your day.
 
Telstra unveils next-gen exchange on wheels 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Two new units deployed to the field.
 
Amazon expands direct-to-cloud links 
By Juha Saarinen | May 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Lower costs, better performance mooted.
 
Govt pushes telework for extreme weather response 
By Charis Palmer | Jan 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Looks to make another case for the NBN.
 
Telstra 're-parents' sub-exchanges to South Melbourne 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
Exchange fire sees network configuration changes.
 
Fremantle Port Authority navigates disaster recovery 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Auditor examines WA ports' preparedness for IT breakdowns.
 
HP unveils pricing for Linux-only cloud beta 
By Liam Tung | May 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Public compute, storage offerings
 
Greenpeace wants to see cloud's dirty laundry 
By Liam Tung | Apr 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Accuses data centres of lip service with a breath of coal.
 
Downer EDI kicks off major IT transformation 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Outsources IT infrastructure, plans application overhaul.
 
Facebook tests 'safe' user tag in disasters 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
Nationwide test starts in Japan.
 
Amazon primes S3 as backup facility 
By Liam Tung | Jan 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Cloud-attached storage backup.
 
Amazon loses top EC2 exec in plane crash 
By Liam Tung | Dec 6, 2011 | Comment Now 
Passenger in single engine plane.
 
Azure tops cloud performance chart 
By Liam Tung | Oct 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
But doesn't make for great connectivity for Australian customers.
 
Kindle Fire browser bounces through EC2 
By Darren Pauli | Sep 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
URLs, IP and MAC addresses logged.
 
Defence to replace water-damaged systems 
By Liz Tay | Sep 28, 2011 | Comment Now 
Seeks ten racks of data centre equipment in Adelaide.
 
Amazon's botched backup causes cloud chaos 
By Liam Tung | Aug 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
Admits software bug also caused it to delete storage snapshots.
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