I'm an old-school UNIX guy. This is one reason I like Mac OS X so much: It's a solid UNIX system under a pretty and functional GUI. Unlike (probably) most Mac users, I find myself using terminal sessions frequently, often running a few different windows with ssh sessions to various UNIX systems. My affinity for the command line probably explains my fascination with clever … [Read more...] about Two Stupidly Cool Terminal Fonts
The last few weeks have been tough on my web servers. The release of iPhone OS 3.0 tripled my site traffic overnight as folks investigate the new Exchange integration features, and traffic to IT commentary site, Gestalt IT, which I also host, has been growing rapidly. Plus, Google just refreshed PageRank again, sending even more visitors my way. I had switched from Dreamhost … [Read more...] about Setting Up a Multi-Server Web Hosting Environment
I sure hope the iPhone is ready for the enterprise! VMware CTO, Stephen Herrod, just announced at VMworld that a new version of VMware Infrastructure Client was being developed for the iPhone and "other mobile devices". This software allows an administrator to manage virtual machines hosted on VirtualCenter servers. I'm sure I'm not the only one who has been using apps like … [Read more...] about Geeksplosion! iPhone to Manage VMware!