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New VPS location: VPS in Italy and why it’s worth looking into
Feb 8, 2024
New VPS location: VPS in Italy and why it’s worth looking into

The choice of the hosting provider, location, and a hosting plan can influence the specifics of your online presence. No matter the size of your business or organization, the number of people working with you on the project, or if you work alone - a virtual private server (VPS) can be a solution for you since it provides many benefits at a reasonable price.

Astro 4.3 released with domain configuration for i18n and more control over HTML files
Feb 6, 2024
Astro 4.3 released with domain configuration for i18n and more control over HTML files

A new 4.3 version of the static site generator Astro has been released. New features include the experimental i18n domain configuration, more control over HTML files, and the possibility to use images without a relative link identifier.

No more cached pages in Google
Feb 5, 2024
No more cached pages in Google

Google has removed the function to view cached pages. This function could be used to visualize a cached version of a page, even if the original page is down, is not available in a particular region, or is no longer present. The motivation that was given by Google itself is that the internet has become much more reliable nowadays and the real need for this function is no longer present. In spite of this, the function did have various applications from which many users used to benefit – for figuring out if there were any recent changes on a page or for SEO analytics.

TOGAF in the Context of Data Architecture
Jan 30, 2024
TOGAF in the Context of Data Architecture

We live in an extremely competitive environment where missing some data means losing your success and influence on the market. Businesses are investing in all the possible tools in order to increase profitability, and at the same time, they are struggling with searching for the needed data. So, data architecture can help businesses reach new opportunities.

Samsung is no longer the biggest semi-conductor manufacturer while NVIDIA moved from 10th place to the 3rd
Jan 30, 2024
Samsung is no longer the biggest semi-conductor manufacturer while NVIDIA moved from 10th place to the 3rd

Samsung is no longer the biggest semiconductor manufacturer. According to Counterpoint Research, Samsung's revenues sank from $70.2 billion in 2022 to $43.4 billion in 2023. This 38% drop is caused by the general downturn in the chip market as well as Samsung’s inability to engage new customers.

Build Cloud platform was introduced by Docker
Jan 26, 2024
Build Cloud platform was introduced by Docker

Docker developers have introduced Build Cloud platform, which is designed for building projects. It is stated that with the help of this cloud platform, it is possible to significantly reduce the build time from 15 min to 2 min on average. 

New SSD 990 EVO by Samsung featuring hybrid x4 PCIe 4.0/x 2 5.0
Jan 24, 2024
New SSD 990 EVO by Samsung featuring hybrid x4 PCIe 4.0/x 2 5.0

Samsung finally announced the features of the SSD 990 EVO, the first SSD with a hybrid PCIe interface. Among other things, it’s the first SSD M.2 supporting x4 PCIe 4.0 or x2 PCIe 5.0 modes. The bandwidths remain the same with 5000/4200 MB per second of sequential read/write speed, and 700K/800K IOPS of random read/write speed.

61.44 TB SSDs are now offered for orders by Solidigm
Jan 22, 2024
61.44 TB SSDs are now offered for orders by Solidigm

According to Techradar, Solidigm now accepts orders of D5-P5336 – QLC NVMe-based SSDs with the largest capacity to exist – 61.44 TB, purposed for data storage in high-density data centers.

The opening of the first TSMC factory in Arizona is postponed for at least a year
Jan 19, 2024
The opening of the first TSMC factory in Arizona is postponed for at least a year

TSMC was planning to start mass-production of 3nm chips this year, by opening two factories in Arizona. However, the launching of the factories has been postponed for at least a year relative to the initial plan, while the second factory will be launched no sooner than 2026 or 2027.

GitLab’s critical security update: fixing vulnerabilities
Jan 19, 2024
GitLab’s critical security update: fixing vulnerabilities

On January 11, 2024, GitLab, a leading provider of a software development management platform, released an important security update to address identified vulnerabilities.

The vulnerabilities were discovered by the GitLab community, who helped the company fix bugs with authentication mechanisms, authorization checks in Slack/Mattermost, creating workspaces outside of the native environment, changing metadata in commits, and bypassing CODEOWNERS approval.