links for 2007-09-29

SRSS Addon: Follow Me Printing - Sun Ray User Group Wiki (tags: SunRay Thinclient)

The state of wait

Wenn man die Planung fuer eine Reise macht, denkt man “Ach, vier Stunden sind doch nicht so lang. Das Meeting dauert eh laenger und ansonsten kann man ja immer noch...

Innovation and Linux

I wrote several times in this blog, that the innovations of Linux aren’t technical ones. Linux is a social phenomenon, not a technical one. Now, Paul Murphy wrote a similar...

Register about Sun´s x86 business

Ashlee Vance wrote a nice article about our x86 story:It’s time to pay attention to Sun’s x86 server biz For Sun, the X4450 could be a bigger deal in that...

Infoworld about Sun Blade 6000

Infoworld did an really positive review about the Sun Blade 6000 Modular Server in “Sun’s newest server: Dynamite comes in small packages”: Overall, however, testing across the three blade architectures...

A look into the future

Rick Hetherington was in Munich today … he gave a good presentation into the future of CMT SPARC and what we will see in the near and the middle term....

Advanced DTrace - or: How dtrace can save you a week

My coworker Dirk Wriedt had some problems with an application at a customer site. Dtrace told him soon, that the application used some libary call in an incorrect way. Normally...

Sun Container in the real world

Nice article about consolidation with Solaris Containers - Sun shop stays loyal with Solaris Containers: So Kichler found another option. Thanks to a backward compatibility feature in Solaris 10, he...

Itanium ... where?

The Inquirer points to an interesting fact: Itanium shined thru absence on this years IDF.The whole Itanium story looks like a collection of maybes. First off, Itanium. It has been...

Galaxy - the next generation

The announcements of our new Xeon servers wasn’t not only an announcement of systems with a new processor architecture. It was the announcement of a new chassis. Thus chassis enabled...

links for 2007-09-26

» Protect your network against fiber hacks | IT Security | TechRepublic.com (tags: data networking security tech article eavesdropping) Early Access to Clearview IP Tunneling : seblog (tags: IP networking...

Calculative malfunction

Excel can´t calculate correctly. At least, when the number 65,535 is involved. There are some rumors, that Microsoft will use the microsoft-friendlier standard bodies to introduce a new ISO standard...

Mindfuck: DMZ

From the department “Questions, that can keep you awake”: How are de-militarized zones (in firewall projects) called in installations for the military?

Nabazarillion

My Nabaztag/tag is now online …. i called him Nabazarillion …. what a gadget … sorry … have to play …. :)))))

links for 2007-09-25

Welcome to Transystem Inc. (tags: gps logger data bluetooth geotagging hardware datalogger) Testing two GPS loggers: thumbs up and thumbs down - DIY Drones (tags: gps datalogger) Processing an Image...

ZFS Evil Tuning Guide

The more arcane tuning techniques for ZFS are now collected on a central page in the solarisinternals.com-Wiki: ZFS Evil Tuning Guide. Before applying the tricks, please read the foreword: First,...

Linus ...

This made my day … Has Linus become a liability?. To shorten the article a little bit: Linus likes C and dislikes C++, he likes KDE and dislikes Gnome, but...

Solaris vs. Linux on battlefield of licensing

Noah Gift writes in OpenSolaris vs. GNU/Linux: Deathmatch or Lovefest? about the competition between Linux and Solaris I think this is a truly brilliant strategic move by Sun, as it...

Hase

Ah … laut UPS wird mein Hase heute zugestellt ;)

links for 2007-09-24

Wall Street-HPC Lovefest; Intel's Fall Classic (tags: HPC) Icecream - openSUSE (tags: tools linux distributed development programming c++ cluster) A List Apart: Articles: The Perfect 404 (tags: 404 web webdesign...