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simple munin metrics I use two raspberry pi’s as my home’s silent and invisible infrastructure. No one in the house can tell you what they do.
One could say they serve no real purpose, as my little Ubiquiti router can actually do the majority of what I run on these two micro space heaters.
Their real purpose is to scratch an itch at a very low price point Read More...
First, here is a link to a blog post that was created based on a talk Kat Dober and I did at our companies product offsite:
How to Manage Remote Engineering Teams
So, if you want a TL;DR there it is.
I have worked at New Relic for 3 1⁄2 years now. When I first interviewed and joined, the work culture was strongly based on co-locating engineers. Even the office setup was geared towards this environment as it highly encouraged spontaneous collaboration and flexible meeting spaces. Read More...
Last year, I found an Indigo2 on ebay, had some fun cleaning it up and putting it in operation.
I was a little sad that the used Octane market has brought them up in price, and, the current set of community built IRIX packages are not well maintained on the MIPS3 architecture.
After some patient eBay trawling, I came across a “Samsung Octane” for $220 USD. It was listed without a hard drive and powered on, but nothing else. Read More...