Interesting New Developments…

There have been some interesting new developments lately! Here’s a shrunken summary. At present I’m doing a technology review for implementing a new terminal server. Our existing terminal server is a 4-way AMD Opteron 848 system that’s about 5 years old right now. It runs CentOS 4 and has been so mega-customized over those 5 […]

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Oracle Cold Call

I just received a cold call from Oracle moments ago. I’m actually a bit shocked to be honest. Let’s describe my relationship with Oracle for a moment: In seven years as a sysadmin, I’ve never had a business relationship with Oracle I’ve never run an Oracle product in any of my shops I’ve never directly […]

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