Research In Motion, you clean OUR balls at YOUR cost.
Irreverent, unapologetically arrogant and uncensored, IT Professional Services industry veteran Jason Perlow muses on a cornucopia of topics on all matters of Information Technology.
Jason Perlow, Sr. Technology Editor at ZDNet, is a technologist with over two decades of experience integrating large heterogeneous multi-vendor computing environments in Fortune 500 companies. Jason is currently a Partner Technology Strategist with Microsoft Corp. His expressed views do not necessarily represent those of his employer.
Frugal Friday: Media Outrageousness, Snow Leopard Woes, Mac Virtualization, VMWorld 2009, EU kiboshes Oracle/Sun, Brocade
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I discuss problems with the Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 upgrade, Mac Server virtualization, the European Union temporarily halting the Oracle/Sun Merger, and talk with Harry Petty, Vice President of Marketing for Brocade.
The VMFS file system is one of the core technologies used in VMWare environments. Unfortunately, it's also a completely proprietary black box that makes interoperability nearly impossible.
Jason Perlow and Ken Hess talk to Frank Cabri of Centrify, Inc. at VMWorld 2009 about the recently released results of a virtualization platform study conducted by the company.
Without Virtualization, Mac OS X will always be relegated to being "a contenda".
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I talk about the new SONY e-book reader launch, Apple's Snow Leopard Mac OS X Update, The status of the UNIX copyrights and speak with Jeff Ready, CEO of SCALE Computing, which sells commodity hardware for clustered scalable storage using open source software.Click Here to Listen to the August 28, 2009 Frugal Friday Podcast.
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RapidRepair.com tears down the SONY Playstation 3 "Slim"
SONY's new Touch and Pocket e-book readers have great industrial design and functionality, but the big take away is the open standards the company is now embracing.
Stardock's free Fences utility brings the sanity of icon and program management back to Windows.