Microsoft Azure Customer Data Deleted In DNS Flaw

Users of Microsoft’s Azure system lost database records as part of a mass outage on Tuesday. A combination of DNS problems and automated scripts were to blame, said reports. Quora Website Data Breach Hits 100 Million Users Microsoft deleted several Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) databases in Azure, holding live customer information. TDE databases dynamically encrypt the… Read More

Why Small Businesses Need ERP Accounting Systems

Pros and Cons of ERP Systems for Small to Medium Businesses ERP, or enterprise resource planning, software enables small businesses to replace different departmental information systems and databases with programs that work together and utilize a single database. ERP software is available for key business functions such as order processing, production control and finance. Time… Read More

Access Denied: “Electric Cars Not Ready For Cold Of Polar Vortex”

It’s So Cold, Even Teslas Are Freezing Shut Dan Robitzski in Advanced Transport Snowed In The polar vortex that walloped the Midwest before heading East also revealed another roadblock to clean transportation. Electric cars are unable to handle the cold, owners are discovering. Tesla owners are even finding that their vehicles are frozen shut, according to Mashable — suggesting that electric vehicles aren’t fully equipped to replace gas-powered cars just yet.… Read More