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Scientific American: Future solar storms could cause devastating damage

Dr Edward Oughton, Research Associate in Technology Modelling at the Centre for Risk Studies, Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses solar storms. “Uncertainty should not deter us from practical preparations, such as making power grids more resilient and improving early-warning systems,”…

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Cable: New report predicts 90 per cent of the UK could have 5G by 2026

As the UK moves towards new 5G mobile technology, a study at Cambridge Judge Business School urges modest yet reliable mobile broadband connectivity, even if this entails a reduction of large headline speeds. Consistency rather than speed is the key…

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Computer Weekly: Consistent service, not speed, key to UK’s 5G future, say researchers

As the UK moves towards new 5G mobile technology, a study at Cambridge Judge Business School urges modest yet reliable mobile broadband connectivity, even if this entails a reduction of large headline speeds. Consistency rather than speed is the key…

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Consistency over speed

As the UK moves towards new 5G mobile technology, a study at Cambridge Judge Business School urges modest yet reliable mobile broadband connectivity, even if this entails a reduction of large headline speeds. Consistency rather than speed is the key…

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Wind Power Monthly: Keeping hackers at bay

Dr Edward Oughton, research associate at the Centre for Risk Studies, has co-authored various reports on cyber attacks on electricity distribution networks. Commenting on what operators of power systems should do to defend their assets from hackers, he said: "It's…

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Storm force

The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could total more than $40 billion, with more than half the loss occurring outside the blackout zone, says a new study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. “We felt it…

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The Systems Scientist: Solar storms could cost USA tens of billions of dollars

The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could total more than $40 billion, with more than half the loss occurring outside the blackout zone, says a new study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. “We felt it…

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The Christian Science Monitor: Study calculated the economic cost of a major solar storm

The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could total more than $40 billion, with more than half the loss occurring outside the blackout zone, says new study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. “We felt it was…

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Bloomberg View: How space could trigger a future economic crisis

The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could total more than $40 billion, with more than half the loss occurring outside the blackout zone, says new study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. “We felt it was…

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Severe space weather

The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could total more than $40 billion, with more than half the loss occurring outside the blackout zone, says new study. The daily US economic cost from solar storm-induced electricity blackouts…

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