Are you a painter or an artist ? Are you an engineer or a designer ? Can you Paint with a Hammer?
I think that IP Telephony is over and the whole idea of in house PBX is gently fading away to be replaced by Presence and Mobile phones.
Ethereal Mind has had a makeover on the weekend and has a new theme. I’m much happier with the look and feel and it seems a bit quicker. And I’m now taking direct advertising and sponsorship.
Given that I write designs a lot, I get to write the word VLAN quite a bit. I’m still wondering which is the best way ?
I purchase a new product / thing / software. I delight in opening / using / starting it for the first time. Then, an advertisement spews up for a related product. Lousy douchetards, if I wanted that, I would have bought it.
When you use the terms ‘frames’ or ‘packets’ make sure you get it right!
The Zen Master was meditating over his network, at oneness with the Flow. A student approached the master and asked ‘may I not stack the c3750 to create more connections to the Flow’.
Recent discussions about legacy software requiring IE6 means that we will deploy Firefox instead of Internet Explorer.
“A lot of companies are using NFS as the preferred protocol to shared storage for VMware Virtual Infrastructure. In my personal experience, The administrative options and convenience of NFS is unmatched, and the virtual machine (VM) performance is surprising.”
This Register article points out that the Windows XP emulation feature in Windows 7 needs virtualisation enabled in the BIOS on a supported CPU. Let me point out that changing the BIOS on eight thousand desktops isn’t going to be an option.
The developer of the popular NoScript addon for Firefox has moved to an ad-supported model to make money. This includes offering toolbars and whitelisting certain advertising sites.
Some ideas, humour and bile about IBM buying Sun.
Just before the much ballyhooed launch of Cisco supposed servers, let look at Etherealmind’s Top 5 Things about Cisco’s launch today.
ma.gnolia.com, an online boolmarking service like delicious is broken. Another “Cloud Computing” service goes out with a whimper.
I have been going over the year and picked out some of my personal favourites as well as some of the most popular posts this year.
Couple of weeks ago I posted Top 5 things about Cisco’s Viral Marketing announcement. How did I do ?
Brandon makes a good point about Cisco intervention in the Cisco Learning Network. In general, Cisco employees have a tendency to overstep the mark and can be rather taken with their imagined importance. They also get very defensive about looking after the ‘company image’ or their public profile. Number 1 Reason to avoid using the […]
I Believe That There Should Be a Security Design Team and a Security Audit Team. All Security Operations Should Be Performed by Network Operations.
I believe that there should be a Security Design team and a Security Audit team. All security operations should be performed by Network Operations.
Looks like Brian Dennis may have realised that handbags at dawn isn’t a good look. Good. Lets get down to business, For now, Internetwork Expert has a good program and a defined future to compete with Cisco 360 study offering and is probably superior (given that few people seem to publicly recommend NetMasterClass). For a […]
Nick Carr is so clever: “But in this early stage of the cloud’s development, openness means little to the buyer (or user). The buyers, particularly those in big companies, are nervous about the cloud even as they are becoming increasingly eager to reap the benefits the cloud can provide. What they care about right now […]