Collection of useful, relevant or inane places on the the Internets for 14 Jun 10:
- Perspectives – SeaMicro Releases Innovative Intel Atom Server – SeaMicro Releases Innovative Intel Atom Server – outstanding information including dollars and hard numbers for a building a cloud computing system with ATOM CPUs. This looks like the immediate future of private clouds to me.
- Huawei instead of Cisco | Cisco | NSP – High quality discussion on where the Huawei equipment looks good, but doesn't work in real life. They focus on features all right, but they don't necessarily have to work well, or at all.
- Software Activation on Cisco Integrated Services Routers and Cisco Integrated Service Routers G2 – Cisco Systems – Software License Activation software documentation got an update last month. Might be worth a look to see if anything changed that affects you.
- Catalyst 3750-X and 3560-X Switch Command Reference, Release 12.2(53)SE2 – Catalyst 3750-X and 3560-X Switch Cisco IOS Commands – aaa accounting through reserved-only [Cisco Catalyst 3750-X Series Switches] – Cisco Systems – Command Reference for Catalyst 3750-X and 3560-X. Wonder if that means it actually shipping or still waiting for release ? Cisco shipping delays beginning to be a big problem (as opposed to just "a problem".
- Norton DNS Public Beta – I'm not sure that the world needs another DNS service, however, Norton/Symantec have announced a version with malware filtering. Possibly something for your parents and grandparents to protect them.
- Cisco IOS hints and tricks: Warm reload – I've never heard of the Warm Reload functionality in IOS. Ivan wrote about it April 2007.
- Network Virtual Appliances Are Silly « Benson Schliesser – Benson may be stating to plainly obvious, but a lot of people aren't thinking about the negatives and seeing only how much money has been saved. You need to understand real time computing to know the virtualised appliances are the equivalent of toys for networking.