I'm not your father, Sam!

A new trailer for the upcoming Tron Legacy: Lightcycles, Jeff Bridges, Thirteen … what could go wrong … okay … Disney … but i think i know where i am...

PSARC/2010/280 - NFS Instances

The PSARC case 2010/280 is a really interesting one - NFS Instances: The proposed changes are needed to support an NFS server in a non-global zone; however, the changes are...

David Warren dies at 85

David Warren died on July 19, 2010 that the age of 85. Why should you care? Well … this guy created the flight data recoder, better known as “black box”....

Bee

Summer+dog food =

Zur Abkühlung

Bevor man sich über das momentane Wetter beschwert … … vor vier monaten haben wir über diese Pracht geärgert.

787 possibly delayed again ....

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is already 2,5 years late and the next negative message came in last week …. Boeing has issued a “caution” that delays in its flight test...

Garden 3

Butterfly

Different perspective.

Was a long day today … wake up at 05:45, flew to Nuremberg today, actually via Duesseldorf with one and a half our wait time (no problem, my office is...

Multitude of JVM - misinterpreted ;)

TPM is bragging about the SPECjbb2005 performance of the p7 system. Interestingly he is talking about the nonsensical benchmark again: Multiple JVMs per system with 32 bit. As i wrote...

Garden

Frequent Traveller at Lufthansa

It’s a small change at the Lufthansa Frequent Traveller program and perhaps most people are aware of this change as it was made on 1.1.2010, but Lufthansa changed it back...

Aufmerksamkeitserheischer

Kann mir jemand eine vernünftige Begründung nennen, warum der Bundespräsident in der Mitte bei der Pressekonferenz des DFB sitzt. Das ist ein Erfolg der Spieler, des Trainers und mag vielleicht...

PSARC/2010/259 Ethernet over IB

When you look at the list of PSARC cases, you can get the impression, that Infiniband is one bigger topics in the development of Solaris: PSARC/2010/234 IBTF 2010.Q2 Enhancements, PSARC/2010/239...

Mirrored L2ARC?

There is an interesting discussion in a Marcelo Leals blog article “Do you need L2ARC redundancy? I do…” at the moment: Does Solaris need a mirrored L2ARC in Solaris? I’m...

Bumble Bee

(at least i think it’s a bumble bee)

PSARC 2010/251 FC over IB support.

On Saturday i wrote about the new converged networking adapter in the Oracle portfolio. However you shouldn’t forget that there is a second possible interconnect for a single-fabric network (converged...

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