1. Sync writes, or: Why is my ESXi NFS so slow, and why is iSCSI faster? | FreeNAS Community →

    This post is not specific to ESXi, however, ESXi users typically experience more trouble with this topic due to the way VMware works. When an…

  2. Deploying the vCenter Operations Manager appliance →

    Hampton Roads VMUG got restarted last night with presentations on vCOPS. This is a lead in article detailing install considerations with a link to VMware documentation.

  3. Parsing Techniques - Second Edition →

  4. What The Rails Security Issue Means For Your Startup | Kalzumeus Software →

    Yes, you must pay attention to security!

  5. Designing Puppet – Roles and Profiles. - - Craig Dunn's Blog →

    Good article describing a design methodology to apply when using Puppet

  6. Ruby Web Server Oneliner

    Serve up current directory contents with ruby…

    ruby -rwebrick -e 'WEBrick::HTTPServer.new(:Port=>8000, :DocumentRoot=>".").start'

  7. How to Turn the Google Analytics Visitors Flow Report Into Your Secret CRO Weapon →

  8. Twitter Illiterate? Mastering the @BC’s →

    Only about 18 percent of American Internet users are active on Twitter, so here are some tips if you’re still new to the microblogging service.

  9. Responsibility-centric vs. data-centric design- Practicing Ruby →

    Great article on programming design concepts.

  10. The Particle Adventure →

    Current explanations for physical stuff.