About this blogThis blog is mostly about my pursuits in Data Science. Previous blog entries also dealt with storage, compute, virtualization and professional services. Currently the focus is on Data Science, including Big Data, Hadoop, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse, Data Integration and Visualization. From time to time I will blog about other things of interest. The opinions expressed in this blog are entirely my own and should not be taken as the opinion of my employer.
Tag Archives: Cisco
Just posted here to preserve it for posterity. In the old days, I would make Frankenpix boxes. These would be basically identical to a PIX520 or LocalDirector 430/416. They were Cisco PIX/LocalDirector clones, using the following hardware, and they worked … Continue reading
Back when I built my storage lab, I had to build separate physical servers (WIN1, WIN2, WIN3 and MGMT) each with their own fibre channel cards and I/O paths. Today, VMware has VMDirectPath I/O, which allows you to take multiple … Continue reading
Previously I wrote on how to look inside of the NX-OS kickstart image. This post will be how to look inside the NX-OS system image. The system image is not “booted” like the kickstart image. Its loaded into place by … Continue reading
Recently I was asked to goto our Norcross, GA office to help out with some of the work up there. I will be spending most of my time there, commuting from WPB, Fl Mon-Fri to Georgia, and then returning on … Continue reading