SunCEC2007: Fountains of the Bellagio

SunCEC2007: Pictures of the 3rd day of the CEC keynotes

Laith al-Deen

Man mag sich ja fragen, warum ich ausgerechnet ein Faible fuer die Live-Konzerte von Laith al-Deen habe - darum(dafür lohnt es sich dann auch den Rest durchzuhalten ;) ). Noch...

links for 2007-10-21

VirtualGL | About / TurboVNC (tags: VNC remote graphics network) VirtualGL | About / Introduction (tags: 3d visualization software clustering video) Hymne der UdSSR (alter Text) Fragt mich bitte nicht,...

SEO optimized Google

Let´s assume Google has to be optimzed for Google. So lean back and look at this website: What if Google had to design their user interface for Google?. And when...

Solaris 8 migration assistant for Download

I wrote some articles about the Solaris 8 Migration Assistant (S8MA) in the last weeks. This assistant is the outcome of the project etude. Now you can download it with...

links for 2007-10-20

The UltraSPARC T2 Processor and the Solaris Operating System (tags: Niagara2 Solaris) Recording Artist: Don't be a ZFS Hater (tags: advocacy zfs apple filesystem osx development macosx storage) 10 Gigabit...

Yet another filesystem

Yet another filesystem that resembles ideas from ZFS, this time it´s called “Hammer”. But this isn´t the kicker about this filesystem. It´s one of the comments of the developer Mattew...

SunCEC2007: Indispensable gadget

There was one gadget in my luggage that was really handy troughout my stay at CEC2007: My Airport Express that got obsolete since a Mac Mini drives my stereo and...

links for 2007-10-19

Announcing Solaris Cluster support in LDoms I/O domains (tags: Sun Cluster LDOMS support) Java Screams on Sun UltraSPARC T2 (tags: UltraSPARC T2 Java Sun Niagara2) Floating Point performance on the...

The "frequency divided by four" misconception

One of the favorite misconception about our UltraSPARC T1/2 systems is the “Each core has 1.2 GHz, so divide it by four threads, each core has 300 MHz”-meme. This meme...

ISV product lists

Paul Murphy about his findings about the software lists of Sun and IBM: Or, if you prefer to see the glass as half empty: the chances that the lack of...

IBM´s website about Solaris 10

(via: Peerapong)

10950 SAPS

Wow … the Sun T5120 is the first single socket system to break the 10.000 SAPS barrier (you will find the certifcate here) …

Benimmsurrogatextrakt

Was mit heute so aufgefallen ist: Man mag ja meinen, das diese miniberockten, hohe Stiefel tragenden und elektrogetoasteten Schnuppsen ihr Aussehen für eine vollständiges Substitut für jede Form von Benehmen...

SunCEC2007: Green Backpacks

These green backpacks at with the embroidered “CEC 2007” were really useful … it was really easy to tell Sunnies from other peoples around in Vegas. I assume veteran CEC...

links for 2007-10-18

Introduction to Performability Analysis : Ramblings from Richard's Ranch Interesting article about the fact that availability cannot be views without the performance in the degraded state (tags: RAS) UltraSPARC T2...

Verspätung

Dieser Tag fängt ja gut an … 40 Minuten Abflugverzögerung für die Maschine nach Stuttgart. Wahrscheinlich ist der Pilot heute nicht rechtzeitig aus den Federn gekommen ;)

Plazes

Can someone explain me the reasoning behind publishing your location via Places. Looks like an security problem to me. At least, when you make your plazes-Profile public, anyone can see...

Blogging at Sun

Networkworld reviewed some of the blogging initatives of the leading IT vendors. we´ve got an excellent ranking, no surprise with such an amount of really good blogs at blogs.sun.com.