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| August 17, 2018

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Cybersecurity is the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. In a computing context, security includes both cybersecurity and physical security.

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Vicom Computer Services, Inc. is a leading IT solution and services provider that helps organizations recognize business value through the use of IT. For over 35 years, Vicom has had a clear vision and focus: To help large and emerging mid-sized organizations become more efficient through the use of the most current and innovative technology solutions, services and resources available.

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Oracle Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5U3 Released With Better ARM 64-Bit Support

Article | March 24, 2020

The Oracle Linux team has released Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel Release 5 Update 3 as the newest version of their optimized downstream Linux kernel catering to cloud workloads. Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel R5 Update 3 is based off the Linux 4.14.35 upstream kernel but with extra patches atop. The focus for R5 Update 3 is on offering better 64-bit ARM (AArch64) architecture support, on-demand paging support, an XFS file-system deadlock fix, virtualization updates, and various driver updates back-ported to the kernel. The Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel continues to offer full user-space compatibility with Red Hat Enterprise Linux for which Oracle Linux continues to be based.

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Essential things to know about container networking

Article | March 24, 2020

Containers have emerged over the past several years to provide an efficient method of storing and delivering applications reliably across different computing environments. By containerizing an application platform and its dependencies, differences in OS distributions and underlying infrastructures are abstracted away. Networking has emerged as a critical element within the container ecosystem, providing connectivity between containers running on the same host as well as on different hosts, says Michael Letourneau, an IT architect at Liberty Mutual Insurance. "Putting an application into a container automatically drives the need for network connectivity for that container," says Letourneau, whose primary focus is on building and operating Liberty Mutual's container platform.

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Scaling Your Business the Easy Way—with SD-WAN as a Service

Article | March 24, 2020

SD-WANs are a critical component of digital transformation. Using software-defined networking (SDN) and virtual network functions (VNF) concepts to build and manage a wide area network (WAN) helps businesses successfully transition their infrastructure to the cloud by securely connecting hybrid multicloud architectures. But SD-WANs can do more than just facilitate a transition to the cloud —they make it faster and less expensive to expand your business.

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Official Opening of US Signal’s New Greater Detroit Data Center

Article | March 24, 2020

US Signal, a leading data center services provider, today announced that its new Greater Detroit data center in Van Buren Township, Michigan will officially open on March 1, 2020. US Signal has built the new data center to Tier 3 standards, based on unprecedented growth within the data center services market and following a series of significant client wins. The new facility will enable US Signal to keep pace with the large-scale adoption of cloud-first, hybrid and off-premises data center strategies all of which require colocation space. These strategies are critical to the survival of today’s organizations a fact born out of US Signal’s most recent IT Resiliency Survey.

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Vicom Computer Services, Inc

Vicom Computer Services, Inc. is a leading IT solution and services provider that helps organizations recognize business value through the use of IT. For over 35 years, Vicom has had a clear vision and focus: To help large and emerging mid-sized organizations become more efficient through the use of the most current and innovative technology solutions, services and resources available.

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