Category Archives: Rant

Review of Open-E DSS v7

Initially, we were looking for a 10GE-iSCSI storage solution that would do synchronous or at least memory-synchronous mirroring of data to a second system and automatic failover. We planned to use the system as storage backend for a few dozens … Continue reading

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Why Oracle (and Java) sucks

We were investigating random crashes of a webapp, and it turned out to be a JAVA CORBA bug, so we  reported it to Oracle. Today, I got the following reply in my mail: I own your service request *-*********** about … Continue reading

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Firewalls suck: Sonicwall

Leider gibt es einige Firewallhersteller, die es wirklich verdient hätten, ihre Firewalls selbst benutzen zu müssen. In der Serie “Firewalls suck” werde ich etwas zu dem Themenkomplex schreiben – man könnte dies ruhig als Rant verstehen. 😉 Im ersten Beitrag … Continue reading

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