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· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · July
· · · · 10 (1 entry)

Still Life, Big Numbers · Today I was reading the wonderful <a href='http://www.acmqueue.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=43'>Conversation Between Dave Patterson and Jim Gray</a> over at the ACM site. Patterson and Gray are both pretty famous in our profession, but neither is as famous as he deserves to be. Instructions: If you care at all about anything to do with data and where it lives, skip over and read Patterson and Gray. Then, if your infrastructure is up to a (quite pretty) 4.4MB Quicktime movie, proceed. (World’s first videoblog! Be an early adopter!) Otherwise, see ya later ...
 
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