that will house a 100,000 square foot "mission critical data center." The NSA's official mandate is to listen to and decode all foreign communications of interest to the security of the U.S. But given the fact the NSA already reportedly intercepts 1.7 ...
The facility will be the National Security Agency's largest data storage center in the U.S., constantly using 65 megawatts of electricity - enough to power 33,000 houses. But what exactly will be happening there remains shrouded in mystery. There is no ...
The NSA says the Utah Data Center is a facility for the intelligence community that will have a major focus on cyber security. The agency will neither confirm nor deny specifics. Some published reports suggest it could hold 5 zettabytes of data.
While the electrical explosions hobbling the National Security Agency’s giant Utah Data Center project may come as a surprise, given the sensitivity and importance of the project, the NSA has a history of poorly managed electrical projects. In 2006 the ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, according to documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden and ...
Screenshot / YouTube Out in the Utah desert, the National Security Agency has been building what’s been billed as the country’s biggest spy center: a massive data-collection facility ... The group, called Restore the Fourth-Utah—as in, restore ...
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The Army Corps of Engineers says it has found electrical problems at the National Security Agency's $1.7 billion data center that could delay the new facility's long-awaited opening this fall in Utah. The data center is filled with super-powered computers ...
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Add this to the fallout from the National Security Agency spying scandal: U.S. technology companies are building some of their most state-of-the-art data centers not in Silicon Valley or in ecologically favorable regions such as the Pacific Northwest ...
BLUFFDALE – The environmental campaigning group Greenpeace, digital rights watchdog Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Tenth Amendment Center joined forces Friday to fly an airship over the National Security Agency’s Utah data center to protest the ...
The NSA’s spying system is called MUSCULAR, which, according to the Post, can copy “entire data flows across fiber-optic cables that carry information among the data centers of the Silicon Valley giants.” Even the name MUSCULAR smacks of the brutish ...
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