memcached revisted - Opensolaris vs. Linux

Shanti tested memcache a second time: With the same hardware but a different operating system: The system running OpenSolaris and memcached 1.3.2 gave us a maximum throughput of 350K ops/sec...

Tukwila delayed - again

Hmm … the Itanium franchise got another blow today: Intel announced today, that they delayed Tukwila. ETA now: First quarter of 2010. Their excuse: During final system-level testing, we identified...

Memcached scalability

Behind the scenes of many of your favourite websites you will find an application, that speeds up their page creation times. It’s called memcached. At the end it’s not much...

Outage

Due to a database problem c0t0d0s0.org wasn´t available last night. I corrected this problem directly after waking up. Sorry for that outage.

Linux, Oracle and Solaris

I think Matt Asay doesn´t get the point with his article: But this is the very reason that I can't see even Oracle, with all its market power, being able...

links for 2009-05-20

Increase in Resistance of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus to β-Lactams Caused by Mutations Conferring Resistance to Benzalkonium Chloride, a Disinfectant Widely Used in Hospitals (tags: resistant) Boeing, the Pentagon and the...

HP Q2 FY09 or: OMG!

That doesn´t look really good. HP published their results for Q2 FY09: Enterprise Storage and Servers down 28% (ISS revenue down 29% Y/Y, BCS revenue down 29% Y/Y; Integrity revenue...

News about ZFS crypto

There are some news about ZFS Crypto. I think this is the most requested feature after ZFS Quota. Darren Moffat wrote at twitter : zfs-crypto test suite 100% pass -...

links for 2009-05-19

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ZFS on a home fileserver

st0w wrote an interesting article about the usage of a Solaris System as an Opensolaris system as an fileserver and media server. I´m using a similar setup at home for...

TwitPatch

It´s just a prototype at the moment … but i developed a first version of a script to feed information about new patches into Twitter: I use two seperated Twitter...

Asking you for a favour

A few days ago, i asked for a PFT guide. This mail was unnecessary due to a misunderstanding. But now i ask you all for a favour. This question is...

twitter.com/codenews

This was an idea i thought about for a while and yesterday i had some time to implement it: I will start to feed some available informations about the development...

links for 2009-05-16

NETZEITUNG | MEDIEN BLOGBLICK NACHRICHTEN: Wenn die Generation Digital stinkig wird (tags: zensursula) 14.05.2009 | Der Bundesregierung liegen keine Erkenntnisse vor - Joerg Tauss, MdB Joerg Tauss aeussert sich auf...

Mitzeichnen! Auch bei akuter Paranoia!

Ich mache hier schon laufend Werbung für die Netzsperren-Petition und ihr werdet das auch weiterhin hier lesen, bis mindestens 100.000 Leute erreicht sind. Im letzten Artikel dazu entstand ein Thread,...

Some observations on the SPECpower_ssj2008

There is an good example for the interesting nature of the SPECpower_ssj2008 benchmarks. Sun benchmarked three systems. A Sun Netra X4250 with 8 GB and with 32 GB. Unlike other...

Venus of Fujitsu

Fujitsu disclosed some informations about an upcoming new processor. PC Watch reported about this event. This article written in Japanese (you can get an translation to English by Google )...

77167 Mitzeichner

Schon 77167 Mitzeichner bei der Petition gegen Netzsperren. Ich hoffe ja das die Petition bis zum Ende der Mitzeichnungsfrist am 16.06.2009 von mindestens 100.000 Bürgerinnen und Bürgern unterzeichnet wird. Dies...

3. Meeting der HHOSUG am 10.6.2009

Das dritte Treffen der Hamburger (Open)Solaris Users Group findet am 10.6.2009 in der Hamburger Sun Geschäftsstelle statt. Das Treffen beginnt um 19:00 Uhr und sollte etwa bis 21 Uhr gehen....

Oldenburg/Bremen (Open)Solaris User Group

Ich hatte gerade beim Warten bei der Sicherheitskontrolle am Flughafen eine etwas wirre Idee: Ich bin ja aus persönlichen Gründen sehr häufig in Oldenburg. Das könnte man vielleicht auch im...