The silver lining of Amazon's cloud issues

Date April 22, 2011

Sorry for the cloud pun in the headline, I just couldn't help myself. If you're a somewhat active user of the internet, you've probably noticed that Amazon's cloud service started having some problems yesterday. I thought about writing this blog entry then, but I held off. There are blips in every service, and I figured […]

Admin Heroics

Date June 19, 2008

You know, 99% of the time, we have a pretty boring job. Sometimes we get to work on interesting problems, or maybe a system goes down, but for the most part, it's pretty mundane. Sometimes, though, we get called to do relative heroics. Before I was even an admin, I did tech support for an […]