Strange Configuration

When you read disclosures about somewhat strange benchmark configurations, it would be nice to mandate explanations of benchmark configuration. Why did you opt for this configuration? For example: “As part...

links for 2007-10-17

Detailed UltraSPARC T2 RSA performance : Lawrence Spracklen's Blog (tags: cryptography sun T2 Niagara2)

Spam aplenty ...

831 lines of config just to filter spam … and this is the number after i increased the threshold to 150 attempts to place a trackback …

Nabaztag in Lufthansa Exclusive magazine

The Nabaztag found it´s way to a somewhat unlikely place … the Lufthansa Exclusive Magazine for Frequent Travellers: But the rabbit is not really an “Essential”, albeit it´s a coool...

spam clearing house

As you may have noticed, my blogs showed some instabilities yesterday. The reasons for this were some problems of lighttpd in conjunction with php5-cgi. The root cause for this: Trackback...

links for 2007-10-16

memcached: a distributed memory object caching system (tags: cache memcached database caching programming distributed performance web) PECL :: Package :: memcache (tags: cache php memcache memcached optimization performance) Boeing delays...

SunCEC2007 Day 3: Green Keynote

Surely “Redshift” was the most important topic, but energy efficient computing was an almost equally important topic throughout all keynotes of the CEC. There was even a keynote presentation dedicated...

links for 2007-10-14

Why on-chip accelerators? : Lawrence Spracklen's Blog Why onchip SSL accelerators are more efficient than off-chip.... (tags: SSL cryptography)

What is Project Indiana?

Many customers ask : What the heck is Project Indiana?”. I tend to say as a short Version “The emancipation of the network distribution model from Linux with all the...

SunCEC2007: A kind of a wrap-up

I won´t write that this entry will my last entry about CEC2007, because i´m sure i will find some interesting blog entries about this and i still didn´t summarized the...

Recommended music: Parov Stelar - Shine

I discovered the music of Parov Stelar in February of this year for my self and “Seven and Storms” is still one of my favorite albums. This album has now...

SunCEC2007: Jetlag

I finally know, why i was so tired throughout the complete CEC. I simply didn´t switched to the Las Vegas timezone … I have virtually no jetlag now back in...

SunCEC2007: Alec Muffett

Alec published his presentation for the public: IT Futurology and the Terabyte iPod. A must-view. Really. It was excellent… :)

SunCEC2007: CEC and blogging

CEC had a really interesting effect on the access patterns of my blog: Before CEC the colour of the US in Google Analytics was a light, barely visible green. Now...

SunCEC2007: Photos from Las Vegas

I´ve uploaded the first bunch of photos from Las Vegas:

SunCEC2007 Day 5: Finally at home

At last … I´m back in Hamburg … 24 hours after leaving the Hotel in Las Vegas. The trip to CEC2007 has found it´s end now …

SunCEC2007 Day 5: Back in Germany

I´m not home right now. But i´m back to germany now, sitting in the FTL lounge in Frankfurt. Was a nice flight. The business class upgrade was worth every mile...

SunCEC2007 Day 4: A little bit annoying

Okay, the flight back home starts to get a little bit annoying. I have to re-checkin at SFO again, while my baggage was checked in until Franfurt. So i have...

SunCEC2007 Day 4: On the way back to germany

It´s half five now … my flight to SFO goes in 4 hours to board a 747 heading to Germarny there.. This was my trip to Las Vegas and to...

links for 2007-10-11

Chris Harrison - Internet Map: City-to-City Connections (tags: culture fun geo image internet visualization maps map network)