Posts from June 2012

  • Blog: Things I never _got_ about IRC

    Because of a change in employment, I now live in IRC. I never used IRC before, being more of an IM guy. IRC never made sense to me. Like Twitter (which I still use very little), it seemed something like a drinking from a firehose. Who could keep up with all...

  • Blog: Scaling a 2000-node Hadoop cluster on EC2/Ubuntu with Juju

    Written by Mark Mims and James Page Lately we’ve been fleshing out our testing frameworks for Juju and Juju Charms. There’s lots of great stuff going on here, so we figured it’s time to start posting about it. First off, the coolest thing we did during last month’s Ubuntu Developer...