Only fly-fishing?

A really interesting reflection in the sunglasses of Dick Cheney ;) (found via fefe)

Podcasting presentation

This was the presentation i´ve finalized on this weekend. It was intended for an internal audience in Germany to introduce the idea of podcasting to them in the context of...

Solaris 9 Containers for Solaris 10

There was an additional announcement today. It´s at the end of the T5140 release: Today, we´ve announced the availability of Solaris 9 containers in Solaris 10 in addition to the...

UltraSPARC T2+ and the Sparc Enterprise T5240

Today Sun and Fujitsu announced the the first new multiproc Victoria Falls systems: Sun Microsystems And Fujitsu Expand SPARC Enterprise Server Line With New UltraSPARC T2 Plus Processor-Based Systems. The...

Hotels and WLAN

I hate hotels promising WLAN in rooms when this is only true for rooms adjactent to the lobby.

Presentation finalized

Pheeewwww …. I think i´ve finalized my presentation for Tuesday afternoon. 110 slides Lessig style. PS: I will post my part of the preso tomorrow evening after the “show” ;)...

links for 2008-04-07

On Choosing Type | i love typography, the typography blog (tags: typography) Super.fi 4vi Description - Products - Ultimate Ears Earphones Headphones Personal Monitors (tags: gadgets hardware headphones phones iphone...

Backups irrelevant?

It´s nice that he references to ZFS in his article, but i think his opinion stated in #”PostgreSQL to Scale to 1 Biilllliooonnnn Users, Dr Evil would be proud” is...

Less known Solaris Features: Long support cycles

I´m extremely busy this weekend to prepare some presentations, thus i decided to write a rather short article about a topic nevertheless important to many customers. This time, i don´t...

Fremdschämen im Zug

Ich finde ja auch, das persoenliche Durchsagen mehr Charme haben als jene vom Band und ich weiss, das auch mein Englisch nicht sehr berauschend ist … aber “Thö wiekent tikket...

Dieses Wochenende ...

Nicht wundern … dieses Wochenende wird es keinen Teil in der Reihe “Less known Solaris Features” geben. Hoechstens einen relativ untechnischen Beitrag, den ich in der letzten Woche angefangen habe,...

links for 2008-04-04

Scott Brown on Why 'Battlestar Galactica' Must Self-Destruct Have i mentioned in the past, that i´m a regular viewer of the new BSG series ? ;) (tags: BSG)

Gleise

Also irgendwie scheinen Gleise momentan eine ziemliche Anziehung auszuueben. Vorgestern S-Bahnzuege zwischen Hammerbrook und Hamburg gestoppt wegen Polizeieinsatz im Gleis. Heute morgen RTW-Einsatz im Zug wegen wasweissich … auf jeden...

Froward old man

This picture describes the situation of President Bush quite well. At the end, he is just an froward, old man waiting for the end of his presidency. He just kept...

Leakage through Opensource

One “nice” side effect of Opensourcing: You don´t need leaks at Sun, you have just to wait until plattform support code gets integrated into Opensolaris to learn more about upcoming...

Who are you?

Inspired by this article in Kris Koehntopps blog, i want to ask you the same questions: 1. Who are you? 2. What tools to you use to read this blog?...

Infoworld about the T5120

Paul Venezia of Infoworld wrote a really positive review of the UltraSPARC T2 based Sun SPARC Enterprise T5120 - “Lab test: Sun’s octo-core SPARC is made to multitask”. He even...

Ich bin ein Nasenduscher

Um mal die Dunkelziffer ins Helle zu zerren: Zur freundlichen Übernahme und Verlinkung ;)

links for 2008-04-02

smcFanControl 2.1 (tags: mac tools utilities freeware hardware software osx)

Dedupalicious

Deduplication is one of the big hype topics in the storage world today. Deduplication is about finding blocks or files on a storage, that exist multiple times with the same...