links for 2009-01-27

A louder voice for the fault manager - Edicts from CLUSTRON (tags: solaris FMA monitoring snmp) Coffee Linked to Lower Dementia Risk - NYTimes.com (tags: research health dementia coffee brain...

PCPro reviews Sun Storage 7110

The PC Pro UK did a review of the Sun Storage 7110 and was really pleased by the system - Sun Storage 7110 Unified Storage System: The 7110 delivers a...

Rails

links for 2009-01-26

Gegen die neuen Konservativen | Spreeblick (tags: politics)

Matt Asay got it ....

Matt Asay got the rational behind Suns Open Storage move. He writes about it in “Sun’s Open Storage play: Do unto others…”. OpenStorage was introduced to do to the storage...

About Sun, Redhat and a wacky stock market

Friday was strange day. It was the first time, RedHat had a higher market capitalization than Sun (albeit just for a short time). At that day several newsoutlets reported about...

links for 2009-01-24

TP: Großbritannien: "It's finished!" (tags: uk economy currency recession) Cocoa Samurai: Announcing the DTrace TextMate Bundle Beta 1 (Updated) (tags: macosx DTrace) Cocoa Samurai: Coming Soon... DTrace Bundle for TextMate...

Cool DTrace hack

The destructive mode of DTrace is a really interesting way to do cool things - for example triggering a ZFS snapshot whenever you an application uses the rm. Brian Nitz...

Correction to "Massive - literally"

I´ve corrected the article “Massive - literally”. The 1300 laid-off people were the global count, not the number of India. I was so shell shocked about the 1,5 million, that...

links for 2009-01-23

TP: Die weissen Suempfe von Wittmar Kris hat recht mit seiner Einschaetzung ... dieser Artikel macht wirklich wuetend ... (tags: environment nuclear energy telepolis) Seaplane Pilots Association Honors Flight 1549...

Groschen gefallen

Nach einem kilometerweiten Fall ist dann auch mal bei mir der Groschen gefallen, warum die vor einigen Wochen angelaufene Serie auf dem Terminator-verse in Deutschland “Terminator - S.C.C” heisst. Immerhin...

More bad news - Qimonda

According to this report at Reuters, Qimonda had to go to the bankruptcy judge today as the company has become insolvent after the saxonian state government denied a second 300...

Intel+Opensolaris

Two years ago, Intel announced to support Opensolaris. Dave Steward summarizes the developments and help from Intel in an interesting blog article: Sun + Intel + OpenSolaris + 2 Years...

Massive - literally

I´ve got this link from a colleague this morning: Sun Microsystems to lay off 1300 Indians, other software companies panning massive job reduction – no new hiring in 2009-10. And...

links for 2009-01-22

Flight Level 390: Dual Engine Flame Out, continued... (tags: aviation)

History repeats itself

Bryan points out to an interesting fact. The business plan of NetApp at it´s start was clearly targeted agains Sun. Even more interesting: The competitors of the ending 00 decade...

Finale Agenda für das erste Treffen der HHOSUG

Hmmm … bei Xing habe ich gerade mal wieder ein klassisches “Wrong button - send too early” gebracht … peinlich. Aber ich möchte auch hier die finale Agenda für das...

LKSF live bei den Frühjahrsfachgesprächen 2009 der GUUG

So, das Programm ist nun veröffentlich, somit kann ich hier noch eine Ankündigung machen. Auf den Frühjahrsfachgesprächen der GUUG wird es dieses Jahr ein zweitägiges Tutorial “Less known Solaris Features...

c0t0d0s0.org at CeBIT

I´m at the CeBIT in Hannover this year. I don´t have a working place. As i´m halfway fluent in all areas, my job is being a jumper. So if you...

The new US government, McNealy and open source

Scotty was asked by the new administration to help on a strategy to use open source for government purposes. The BBC reports in Calls for open source government: The secret...