Archive for February, 2013
A historical overview of virtualization in Supercomputers and mainframes sharing in the 1950s through Atlas, M44/44x, CTSS, Project MAC, CP/CMS, to VAX/VMS.
The Supermicro SYS-5017A-EF is a next generation low cost Intel Atom platform with dual Intel gigabit NICs, dedicated IPMI and very low power consumption.
Today the Intel Distribution for Apache Hadoop software v3 saw commercial availability. Intel held a San Francisco press event to share its Big Data product
Adaptec is bringing new standard and encrypted HBA offerings to market in both 8 and 16 port internal/ external configurations with the new Adaptec 7H & 7He
A look at the Backblaze v3 storage pod that is powering the $5/month unlimited online backup service from the company.
Overall, the Supermicro Hyper-Speed is a very impressive solution for those who need maximum dual socket 2U performance.
The Intel Xeon E5-2430L is a LGA1356 Xeon that combines low power with enough expandability to service most workloads and server environments. We do hope Intel adjusts Xeon E5-2400 series pricing soon.
A look at the STH colocation infrastructure and installation. Pictures of installation day at our colocation site.
How to install pfsense onto a SSD by writing an image directly to the SSD. This only takes a few seconds and is a quick way to install pfsense on a server
The AMD Opteron 3380 delivers a good balance of overall platform price, performance and low power consumption.