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Invention prevents outages caused by natural disasters

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    Invention prevents outages caused by natural disasters

    Date added: 21 Nov 2013

    Marist College student, Mary Miller, demonstrates a cloud computing invention that can prevent network disruptions and outages caused by natural disasters. Miller is collaborating with IBM engineers and Marist faculty to test the innovation, which can enable network operators to slash--from days to minutes--the time it takes to move voice and data services to a safe location. The demonstrated to clients and is expected to be commercially available in 2014. (Credit: IBM)