» monitoring solr instances

September 23, 2012

Provides application level detail useful when trying to troubleshoot performance issues with solr

http://searchhub.org/dev/2011/10/02/monitoring-apache-solr-and-lucidworks-with-zabbix/


Prototype, Build, Verify works for Infrastructure Deployments too

September 17, 2012

To avoid frustration from project sponsors, Agile approaches to delivering infrastructure is necessary for infrastructure projects.

http://tinyurl.com/9krs8qf


Summarization of eDisovery’s hottest trend of 2012

September 17, 2012

Excellent summary of Predictive Review status in 2012

http://tinyurl.com/8qrryjp


Is openstack Linux of the cloud ?

September 10, 2012

http://www.forbes.com/sites/reuvencohen/2012/08/16/the-battle-to-become-the-linux-of-the-cloud/


Does Enterprises have a need for OpenStack

September 9, 2012

http://tinyurl.com/9a8ojkv

Any Enterprises using openstack?  What is your experience with it?


Startup critical need

September 9, 2012

Take time to read Michael Masterson’s Ready Fire Aim.

A lot of entrepreneurs spend a lot of their time on office space, beautiful web site design and other secondary & tertiary tasks.  If no one is going to buy what you want to sell, you’ve just wasted a bunch of money on a business that will never be.

This book reemphasizes the need for sales as the most important activity for a startup. I believe a startup will be out of business if they cannot generate sustainable sales within 12-18 months of starting.

 


Who is crunching data?

September 9, 2012

Who has the most web servers?

http://tinyurl.com/o3zhzw