Daily Archives: August 4, 2011

Canadian Government Plans to Rationalize IT

Money is tight and the government of Canada plans to cut jobs and services to reduce expenses. Some details: They now have 100 different e-mail services. They have 300 data-centres. They have 3000 networks. They spend $5billion per annum on … Continue reading

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Server Problems

I finally had a look at the server. The MySQL database was not starting at boot-up… Fixed that. UPDATE As usual, there were multiple problems. On the other server, we had some permission problems which were not fixed when we … Continue reading

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Google: Judge, Throw out the Copyright Claims of Oracle

Google has moved to dismiss Oracle’s claims that Google’s Android/Linux is a violation of copyright. “The ability to copyright Java language application programming interface specifications presents a pure question of law, Google attorney Michael Kwun said… aside from the Java … Continue reading

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