TPM about Solaris 10 Update 4

TPM wrote about Update 4 in the ITJungle. I like comments like this, especially as TPM isn’t overly sun-friendly: There were not any substantial changes to the core kernel inside...

The need for cryptography everywhere

Computer security is to some extend a feeled asset. Thus user tend to do less than nescessary to protect their computers. They install a firewall and think “I don’t need...

links for 2007-09-11

BetaNews | IBM to Develop OpenOffice.org with Sun (tags: Openoffice Sun IBM) Linux.com :: How to give your low-end Canon digital camera RAW support (tags: camera Canon photography software Upgrade...

Opensourcing storage

An interesting article about open sourcing storage software at Infoworld Best of open source in storageSome remarkable quotes: As we noted in our review, ZFS is the best file system...

Sorry

Sorry, when you have to wait for your AMD Opteron based on K10 a little bit longer … we´ve needed 15.000 of them. As stated here, out of the same...

Scientia about K10

Scientia gives a nice overview why AMD K10, or Barcelona, should give AMD a nice push in the next quarters.

Leserbrief

Ich habe von einem Leser folgenden Artikel, mit der Bitte um Veröffentlichung bekommen. Dieser Bitte komme ich gerne nach, da ich die meisten Positionen teile. Der Klarname liegt mir vor,...

links for 2007-09-09

pkg(1): a no scripting zone Concept for a package format without scripting (tags: Solaris packaging)

links for 2007-09-08

Al Gore and the Internet</a></div> Robert Kahn and Vinton Cerf about Al Gores Involment at creating the Inetern. (tags: gore algore history internet technology web) </li> Fool: Watch Sun's Stock...

StorageMojo about the NetApp/Sun lawsuit

Robin writes about the lawsuit and comes to an interesting conclusion: In fact, there is a better than even chance that this suit will turn out to be a Very...

links for 2007-09-07

DTrace on OnTAP Bryan Cantrill about dtrace on OnTAP but foremost the NTAP/Sun lawsuit (tags: patents sun)

Jonathan about the NetApp/Sun lawsuit

Jonathan comments in Thank you, Network Appliance the lawsuit filed by NetApp NetApps first approached StorageTek behind the cover of a third party intermediary (yes, it sounds weird, doesn't it?)...

links for 2007-09-06

San Jose Mercury News - NetApp sues Sun over 7 patents (tags: Sun NetApp WAFL ZFS) Sun and NetApp Lock Horns and Head for Court (tags: Sun NetApp ZFS WAFL)...

NetApp vs. Sun

NetApp sued Sun about ZFS. In the next automatic del.icio.us post you will find some links, but only for documentary purposes. I have a opinion about this, but i won´t...

Project Etude

Obviously, Sun didn´t developed the branded Zones just for running Linux application. The scope of this technology is a little bit wider. Dan Price describes another usage of this technology...

A380 - photos of the maiden flight of the MSN11

I´ve got some really good photos of the maiden flight of the A380 MSN11. You will find them at aviation.c0t0d0s0.org.(here and here

Victoria Falls @ Hot Chips

The Hot Chips presentation about Victoria Falls is available at OpenSPARC.Really cool piece of hardware: You should look on page 17 for the quad-socket,32 cores,256 threads-system:

What´s new in Solaris 10 08/07 aka Update 4

A short overview about the new features in Update 4: Solaris Live Upgrade and Solaris Containers Improved integration of Resource Mgmt into Solaris 10 containers Solaris Containers for Linux Applications...

Did the media really got the point behind UltraSPARC T2?

Paul Murphy explores in The T2 and media reaction the question, if the media really got the point behind UltraSPARC T2. I´ve read many articles the last few days and...

Out now: Solaris 10 08/07

The ISOs for Solaris 10 08/07 aka Update 4 are out now. You find the the “What´s new”-document here