Na endlich ...

Individuelle Bordunterhaltung in der Lufthansa Economy Class. Die an der Decke hängenden Fernseher, die zudem auch noch reichlich interessante magnetische Farbspielereien aufweisen sind so 1980 …

links for 2007-08-15

Sun rises in Forrester evaluation of platforms for SOA/BPM (tags: opensource java appserver SOA BPM) Foundry Networks Application Switching Products - ServerIronGT C10Gx2P (tags: networking web) Force10 Networks, S2410, Data...

Rettet die Apfeltaste!

Ich will die Apfeltaste behalten! Rettet die Apfeltaste!Save the Apple-Key!

iSCSI FAQ at wikis.sun.com

A colleague at Sun started to build a wiki page about iSCSI in Solaris.

Paul Murphy about Mainframe Linux

In Mainframe Linux Paul Murphy explains, why Linux on Mainframes isn´t a good idea (or as i tend to say: it´s utter bullshit to use something like that). It´s a...

Gamer-Zeitschrift über Niagara2

Die PC Games berichtet über Niagara2 in Schnellste CPU: Nicht von Intel oder AMD: Die Werte des professionellen SPEC-rate-Benchmarks, welcher auch die Skalierung mit mehreren Kernen berücksichtigt, liefern einen großen...

Instant Alpha in Keynote ´08

Wow! The Instant Alpha feature in Keynote is exceptionally efficent. Removing the background in 3 seconds.

Aha ...

Your Brain is Orange Of all the brain types, yours is the quickest. You are usually thinking a mile a minute, and you could be thinking about anything at all....

Little features

At the end, you can do presentations with Staroffice and Powerpoint. But these little features in Keynote helps you to make really good looking presentations. The moment i saw Instant...

Chip Porn: UltraSPARC T2 - up, close, personal and ... naked

Thanks to Frank Selbach, who gave me the both chips to make some photos.

Chip Porn: Generations

Side by side two game changers. The left one is an UltraSPARC T2 (aka Niagara 2). The right one is an UltraSPARC T1 (aka Niagara 1). I wanted to take...

A380 Seitenwindtests

Two impressive points at this video: The landing with cross winds and the the sheer size of the lady …

787 delayed?

The Chicago Tribune speculates in “Takeoff appears delayed for 787” about delays due software problems. I don´t think, that the software will be the biggest problem of the 787. As...

Mistwetter

Die Zeit schreibt über Sun

Von Rolf Kersten bekam ich gerade einen Hinweis , das die Zeit über Sun schreibt. So schreibt die Wochenzeitung in Der Fußabdruck des Surfers: Allein der optimierte Code eines neuen...

Berlioz Concert in London

I didn´t believed it, when i ordered the tickets, but now i have it black on white: My tickets for the Berlioz Requiem in the Royal Albert Hall are the...

More about Niagara II

Lawrence Spracklen gives a detailed overview about the crypto performance of the Niagara II chip. Alexandre Chartre decribes in his blog the usage of Linux on an UltraSPARC T2 processor....

Cool stuff: DTrace Provider for /bin/sh

How cool is this:A DTrace provider for /bin/sh. Makes the analysis of weird shell scripts much easier ….

IBM whitepaper for Solaris on Bladecenter

Solaris seems to be a factor in the bladecenter world: IBM published a Redbook about the installation process of Solaris on blade center: Implementing Sun Solaris on IBM BladeCenter Servers....

About IBM´s partitioning story ...

While searching for some informations about LPARS i read some interesting articles about the LPARS technology: According to an article in a pseries forum, you have to calculate 1.25 GB...