"This Week in Data" is a weekly infographic that aims to serve as a quick and easy way for our readers to catch up on the latest news about the people and organizations that are shaking up the world of big data, cloud computing, and all things data storage.
This week we saw President Obama use his authority to promote the research and development of supercomputers, ICANN investigated a potential breach to its website, and Kim Dotcom has some not-so-nice things to say about a company he founded.
Check out our infographic for all the headlines, click the links below for more details on each story, and don't forget to let us know if there are any compelling stories that we missed out on this week.
Kim Dotcom vs. Mega
- Obama orders creation of exascale computer
- Obama Signs Executive Order to Build First-Ever Exascale Supercomputer
Linode hits Germany
Cloudability acquires Ripfog
- Cloud Cost Management Firm Cloudability Gains Big Data Experise with RipFox Acquisition
- Welcoming RipFog to the Cloudability Family