Another Nail in the Coffin of UNIX?

If you have an audio copy of “Taps” play it now…. SGI – Services & Support: End of General Availability for MIPS® IRIX® Products: SGI launched the MIPS IRIX family of products in 1988. Since then, this technology has powered servers, workstations, and visualization systems used extensively in Manufacturing, Media, Science, Government/Defense, and Energy. After… Continue reading Another Nail in the Coffin of UNIX?

QotD: Surprise!

Do you like surprises? No! I'd like everything to happen as I expect. Yes its bland, but I like it.  :)  Read and post comments | Send to a friend

Six Month Review

Yesterday I had the opportunity to sit down with my supervisor. It looks like I am going to stick around here for the long term. From the start, people treated me as though I knew something despite my fear that I didn't know enough. I have contributed to the projects and picked up lots of… Continue reading Six Month Review

QotD: Set Your DVR

What TV show(s) will you be watching this season? Why?  Submitted by ducnly.vox.com. LOST – I am an addict Battlestar Galactica – The miniseries was phenomenal, Season 1 even better, Season 2 was okay, so I am hoping they will make it up with Season 3. Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip – I liked… Continue reading QotD: Set Your DVR

QotD: I’m Crafty

What's the last thing you crafted, constructed or created yourself? Hmmmmm… I'm not really a physical crafting kinda guy. I mostly deal with virtual things on the computer: photography, web sites, software. In the six months of my new job, I have not even been in the room where my 60 or so servers reside.… Continue reading QotD: I’m Crafty