Entries Categorized as 'Review'

Review: Nagios Core Administration Cookbook

Date March 13, 2013

I like Nagios. I mean, I like monitoring in general, but I like Nagios because it doesn’t necessarily tell me what I have to monitor, and it especially doesn’t tell me how I have to monitor it. It’s very extensible, and although it certainly has flaws, I think it’s a good, solid, reliable system that […]

Saddleback Leather Messenger Bag Review & Accessory Giveaway

Date January 7, 2013

I’m really rough on computer bags. It sucks, because I end up going through really nice backpacks way too often. I was using a Wenger backpack that my wife and I affectionally refer to as the “bag of holding” because it has a seemingly endless capacity. It was essentially new when my friend gave it […]

Review: Gunnar Rockets (anti-headache glasses)

Date November 16, 2012

A few weeks ago, I picked up a pair of Gunnar Rockets. They’re (slightly) tinted glasses which are touted as helping people who have issues staring at computer screens for long periods of time. I didn’t used to have any problems, but after taking a year off of being a sysadmin, I think my eyes […]