* Posts by fakington1

4 posts • joined 25 Aug 2016

UK rail lines blocked by unexpected Windows dialog box


None of you work for the Railway I see

Why you are surprised by this, I've no idea?

Whoa, AWS, don't slip off your cloudy perch. Google and Microsoft are coming up to help


Oracle Cloud

There's about five different "Cloud" Divisions and Products within Oracle, some of which look less like Cloud and more like Managed Co-lo. Based on this, and some other "nuances" of Oracle's Cloud products, I'd love to know why Gartner ranks them higher than IBM, RackSpace or even Digital Ocean for that matter?

Home Sec Amber Rudd: Yeah, I don't understand encryption. So what?


No need to sneer Amber; we'll just automate you out of a job. Then maybe we'll teach you to learn to engage with areas of life you don't understand, rather than arrogantly ignore them.

Represent the people much?

OpenFlow controller design killing SDN, say network boffins


Wait a minute, now you're telling me the SiDeN ain't the future?

I thought SDN was all Ritz and Glamour, and would nail my wife for me while making me a cuppa; now you're telling me it won't?

Sort it out, Boffins! Do we need another "Big Talk" episode to sort this?

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