Descriptive name for Human Resource department of any company. Remorse is a term for the “sense of guilt or distress for past wrongs” and that pretty much how you feel after dealing with them. Having to deal with Human Resources just feels wrong and makes you slightly disgusted with the world. Also known as Human […]
I was participating in a storage design discussion and a Storage person threw up their most common complaint about networking – “we don’t know how to build reliable networks”. Let me take a shot at that.
We have looked at a simple iSCSI network solution in iSCSI Network Designs Part 1. We have kept the storage traffic separated from our data for operational reasons. But we are limited to 1GB/s and the port density of the switch.
I am working on a Data Centre that has more than 500 servers and we are considering what our storage strategy should be. This is why I have been looking at FCoE and iSCSI and establishing the benefits (or not). My next few posts will be a “stream of consciousness” on possible designs for an […]
Statistics on how leaving Media Temple has improved website performance. I could ping my site just fine: Since I moved from a US Provider to a European Provider the response times are normal. But when you look at polling the HTTP response: Thats three or four seconds for a HTTP response. And now the HTTP […]