Thursday, April 23, 2015

Links of the day 24 - 04 - 2015

Today's links 24/04/2015: iOS fail, Memory Snooping Protection in HW, NVMe/PCIe fabric for storage, High performance server application framework
  • Back to the Future With C++ and Seastar : Meetup notes on Seastar, open source server application framework written in C++ that presents a future/promise based API with 7 million requests per second served on a single machine. [slides]
  • No iOS zone:  PoC of attack : within WiFi hotspot range iOS devices are rendered unstable / unusable by constant reboots.
  • Cloud security reaches silicon : Hardware implementation of method for thwarting memory snooping or inference across VM attacks by disguising memory-access patterns
  • NVMe/PCIe as a Storage Interface : an very good overview of the market, future solution and form factors.