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Electrical Fragility

by Jay Heiser  |  October 30, 2012

Preparing for Sandy’s imminent arrival, I didn’t fill up any bathtubs with water, but I did charge up all the phones, tablets, and MiFis in the house. Frankenstorm didn’t end...

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Utility Computing Still Needs Emergency Power

by Jay Heiser  |  May 3, 2011

In many ways, commercial 'cloud computing' is analogous to the evolution of the commercial power industry.  During the early stages of industrialization, individual production facilities found it necessary to provide...

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The Exercise of Power by the Powerless

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  October 2, 2009

I was writing a review at Amazon this morning and I noticed that a book review I had written a couple of months ago had been listed as unhelpful.  The...

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