[FoRK] Fun research stuff...

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Mon Sep 21 07:40:32 PDT 2009


On Sun, Sep 20, 2009 at 01:25:58AM -0700, Stephen Williams wrote:
> Jim Whitehead wrote:
> >Hi Adam,
> >
> >Didn't realize you were working on storage systems these days...
> 
> Suddenly, so am I - a new day job.  I'm staying in the Valley after all.

Strangely enough, me too. It's interesting what you can do with FreeNAS 0.7
and/or OpenSolaris on 16 and 24-drive Supermicro chassis. Consumer
Intel SSDs for L2ARC and ZIL (FreeNAS can't do that yet), and things 
are quite interesting. 

Order of magnitude less than what Sun charges.
 
> My weekends are still on this neo-GUI knowledge management utility / 
> service thingy.

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