NAS at home

While preparing the next part for the configuration walkthrough of the Sun 7000 my mind was playing with an desire: I want this interface on an soho device. I played...

links for 2008-12-01

Code Instructions: Java Performance A good answer to all this Java is slow trolls (tags: performance java)

About migrations

This is a trend i´ve recognizing for a while now: Companies stopped to migrate to Linux for the migrations sake. I think it´s a combination of Solaris 10 (as i...

Recommended listening: Amy MacDonald - This is the life

I wrote at the article about this aviation video, that Volker hit me at two weak points. Good music is one of them. And the music in this video is...

Valley of Fire

About all this "What Sun should do?" articles

I´ve thought about linking to all this people writing articles about “What Sun should do now?”. But at the end most of this articles are written with no background knowledge...

links for 2008-11-30

Lowfly.net - Home I think i just found a location for my next vaction ;) (tags: aviation aircraf photography)

Nice toy: FluidTunes

The days of the Minority report alike GUIs getting nearer - gadget application by gadget application. FluidTunes (written by Majic Jungle Software) for example allows you to control your iTunes...

Low flying

Vowe got me at my two weak points with linking to this video: aircrafts and good music. I can look at such videos for hours: </param></param></embed> PS: Perhaps i should...

Redundant I/O domains with LDOMS

An commentator at this article stated, that you don´t have redundant I/O servers. My colleague Martin Mueller pointed me at the Immersion Week to a fact that i wasn´t really...

Erweiterte "Solaris 10 Security" Präsentation

Für die Immersion Week habe ich meine Security-Präsentation ein wenig aufgewertet und erweitert. Hier ist die neue Version: (click here for pdf) Ich habe unter anderem mehr Erlaeuterungen und Neuentwicklungen...

The last week ...

I wasn´t ill last week nor i´ve lost the drive to blog last week. I was really busy with listening at day and create/pimp presentations in the evening. Last week...

links for 2008-11-28

Zur HPV-Impfung - Fefes Blog (tags: health HPV)

links for 2008-11-26

What Sun Should Do - Peter Krantz (tags: sun)

747-8 delayed

The delays at the 787 program hide a little bit the delays at another important programm of Boeing. The regenerated 747 will be delayed, too 747-8 schedule undone by 787...

Faulty parts on all Boeing jets

The problem with faulty (without anticorrosion plating) nutplates just got bigger. James Wallace writes in “Faulty parts on all Boeing jets”: Those nonconforming nutplates that I wrote about a couple...

Bootup of IBM pSeries systems.

Funny discussion about boot-up times of pSeries systems: Hey, I manage 7 p595 squadrons and they are all different. For the most part, the startup time depends on the amount...

Performance of Ubuntu, Opensolaris and Freebsd in comparison

Phoronix.com published a comparison of this three operating systems - Ubuntu vs. OpenSolaris vs. FreeBSD Benchmarks: For some file-system/disk-centric testing we had used Bonnie++ with the sequential create, random read,...

Virtualbox 2.0.6 available

A new version of Virtualbox is available at the usual location. Version 2.0.6 fixes some bugs as described in the changelog. Thanks to Constantin for the hint.

links for 2008-11-25

Spin-down Copan spins itself down some • The Register (tags: copan maid) Headius: Noise Cancelling (tags: ruby jruby) Snatch for your iPhone - Get your mind out the gutter -...