Last In - First Out
Retired from the day job. Chasing fresh air & sunshine.
Engineering by Roomba’ing Around
A simple random walk algorithm:
Start out systematically
Hit an obstacle
Hit another obstacle
Eventually cover the problem space.
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August 29, 2010
Cargo Cult System Administration
Cargo Cult: …imitate the superficial exterior of a process or system without having any understanding of the underlying substance --Wikipe...
Ad-Hoc Versus Structured System Management
Structured system management is a concept that covers the fundamentals of building, securing, deploying, monitoring, logging, alerting, and...
The Cloud – Provider Failure Modes
In The Cloud - Outsourcing Moved up the Stack  I compared the outsourcing that we do routinely (wide area networks) with the outsourcing ...