Files were affected during compromise, says company that makes software used in the "smart" electric grid.
The struggling company is also looking into renting its BlackBerry network to businesses looking for their own secure connection, its CEO says in a CNET interview.
A new world beckons in which urban transit networks will be able to warn about road conditions or adjust road speeds to relieve traffic congestion.
Utility National Grid is taking a second try at its smart-grid proposal, a reflection of how the utility industry is struggling to engage consumers in upgrading the grid.
Cloud platform compatible with wide variety of devices, including Android and iOS, will enable developers to reach wide group of customers as well as utilities and energy service providers.
General Motors and OnStar will launch a real-world pilot of smart-grid solutions for electric vehicles this year. The smart grid will increase energy efficiency and offer lower charging costs to customers.
The $2 billion deal is a sign of consolidation among infrastructure equipment suppliers and the growing importance of software in the grid and transportation.
Smart-grid applications in six key areas will change the way people use, buy, manage, and think about electricity, according to GigaOm Pro and Pike Research.
The Japanese automaker agrees to use technology from the software giant for its smart-grid system that promises more energy-efficient living.
GAO report says smart meters lack strong security architecture and features for detecting and analyzing cyberattacks.