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Nimble’s Adaptive Flash extends the range of Hybrid Arrays

Choosing a storage system has always involved tradeoffs, often between performance and capacity. This has been the case with flash-based systems where buyers have typically decided on hybrid arrays when capacity was more important and all-flash arrays when performance was key. 723 more words


ARM powered server farm

My Banana Pi site has been up for a few days now, and I’m very happy with its performance.  I’ve put my clusters together to form a nice neat stack: 46 more words

Virtualizing MSCS 2012R2 on vSphere

I was working lately to Virtualize MSCS 2012R2 clusters on vSphere.

According to this kb, it is officially supported on vSphere 5.5 update 1.

I have been spending some time on it and, but for some reason the cluster validation kept failing because of “disk arbitration” test problems. 66 more words

Sorrelli "Midnight Moon" Crystal Cluster Clip Earrings

Slip the Sorrelli “Midnight Moon” Crystal Cluster Clip Earrings on for bold, retro-chic style. Each clip-on back holds three oversized crystals–an oval crystal in deep black, a round crystal in smoky gray, and a clear white baguette–accented by a small black glittering crystal at the bottom. 17 more words

Reading an lzo compressed file with Spark

Had to jump through some serious hoops to get this one – of course, in hindsight everything is obvious, so I am documenting what I did here. 238 more words


Banana Pi server cluster

I built a Raspberry Pi cluster a few months ago, and it’s been very reliable. Performance has been surprisingly good, and the cluster has shown to handle a reasonable amount of traffic. 117 more words