· Naughties
· · 2008
· · · October
· · · · 13 (3 entries)

Free Software Now · I’m talk­ing, sans ide­ol­o­gy, about “free” as in no-money-up-front. When busi­ness is al­ready hurt­ing, up-front soft­ware li­cense fees hurt es­pe­cial­ly hard, and I just don’t be­lieve that En­ter­prise Soft­ware, as cur­rent­ly priced, has much fu­ture, in the near term any­how. [This is part of the Tough Times se­ries.] ...
Meat-Grinder! · It’s days like these that make it fun work­ing for Sun. The new server’s of­fi­cial name is the T5440; they call it a “mid-range” box, but to me it looks like a mon­ster; count the num­bers for cores, thread­s, RAM, and so on. It’s as­tound­ing what you can fit in­to a 4U box these days ...
I’m Voting Green · Canada’s 40th Gen­er­al Elec­tion is to­mor­row. I’ll be vot­ing Green; here’s why ...
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