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Thursday, March 23, 2006
links for 2006-03-22
A month after releasing the architecture specifications and hypervisor APIs for its UltraSPARC T1 processor to the open-source community, Sun Microsystems is putting out more information on the chip.
Howard Dresner invented the term "business intelligence" in 1989. In 1992, Dresner joined Gartner, Inc. where he built up the analyst firm's BI practice and created and chaired the annual Gartner Business Intelligence Summit. In the fall of 2005, Dresner
Xen lets you create guest operating systems (*nix operating systems like Linux and FreeBSD), so called "virtual machines" or domUs, under a host operating system (dom0). Using Xen you can separate your applications into different virtual machines that are
Linux Infrared Remote Control (LIRC) allows you to use inexpensive hardware to control your Linux PC with a TV remote control. Why would you want to control your PC with a TV remote control? A number of reasons are possible, the most obvious being MythTV,
We all spend an awful lot of time sat in front of computers. Whether we're gaming or working, we are at the mercy of what many would argue is the most important element of any system - the monitor. A well-defined monitor can make using a system a pleasure
While a couple of high-traffic sites are being powered by Rails and while the Rails book has a handful of instructions to scale your application, it was apparent for us that you’re on your own at a certain point. This series of articles is meant to serv
The session was about optimization of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server without losing vendor support and certification.