The Internet learned last night of a massive, wide-spread security vulnerability. Like something out of a bad Hollywood movie (see SwordFish), the default standard implementation of SSL was suddenly compromised. Badly. As in 30 lines of Python gives you remote private keys and passwords to tens of millions of sites. The Heartbleed vulnerability is simply…Read More »
Maybe it was love and millions enjoying a romantic night out. Or maybe it was a US electorate increasingly tired of politicians both real and fictional. Either way, Netflix’s release of House of Cards last Friday failed to generate the same jump in both traffic and number of subscribers as season one. The below graph…Read More »
A quick graph of Google’s outage today. The below graph shows traffic to Google data centers across a diverse set of large North American providers. The outage impacting Google mail, search and drive services began at 6:45pm EST August 16 with services gradually returning to normal traffic volumes over the next hour. The graph does…Read More »
DeepField joins other top tech companies speaking at Structure Europe September 18th in London!
DEEPFIELD ANNOUNCES GENERAL AVAILABILITY OF ITS FLAGSHIP CLOUD ANALYTICS PRODUCT DeepField Cloud Intelligence Deployed Across 1/5 of US Internet ANN ARBOR, Mich., August 1, 2013 — DeepField announced today the general availability of its flagship Cloud Intelligence™ product. DeepField Cloud Intelligence provides real-time management of cloud and over-the-top services to dramatically improve performance and reduce…Read More »
Sometime over the last month, Google quietly broke an Internet record. Based on measurements of end device and user audience share, Google is now bigger than Facebook, Netflix and Twitter combined. An amazing 60% of all Internet end devices/users exchange traffic with Google servers during the course of an average day. This analysis includes computers…Read More »
DeepField CEO and co-founder Dr. Craig Labovitz will speak at the Content Delivery Summit May 20, 2013 Net Futures conference on the future of the Internet and Cloud infrastructure.
DeepField CEO and co-founder Dr. Craig Labovitz will speak at the February 20-21, 2013 Net Futures conference on the future of the Internet and Cloud infrastructure.
Welcome to Cyber Monday! Today is expected to be the biggest online shopping day ever. Once a minor side show to brick and mortar Black Friday shopping, Cyber Monday has grown into a multi-billion dollar cyber bonanza for retailers. Without question, Cyber Monday is the most important online shopping day of the year. With billions…Read More »
With the breaking news of Priceline’s astounding $1.8 billion acquisition of Kayak, I got to wondering how much are travel sites worth? Is Kayak really nearly twice as valuable as say, an Instagram? The below graph shows how Kayak stacks up in popularity against other large travel sites. As in other blog posts, we use…Read More »