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Best songwriter in the whole world

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

“Townes van Zandt is the best songwriter in the whole world and I’ll stand on Bob Dylan’s coffee table in my cowboy boots and say that.” – Steve Earle

Free Hugs Campaign

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

If you see me with a sign at the next Tivoli conference, please give me a hug …

VMWare not the next Goole … NOT!

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

VMware is on fire. VMware Unveils VMware Tools as Open Source Software VMware Unveils VMware Tools as Open Source Software (looks like BSD, GPL, and LGPL)   24/7 Wall St.: VMware, Already An Acquirer (VMW, EMC) They are less than a month old and they have already acquired a company

Completely off Topic… (Mushy family stuff – you were warned)

Monday, September 10th, 2007

The world is a better place when a new Augustine joins. Honesty, bravery, and integrity are the first things that come to mind when I think of an Augustine.  I should know, I married one. Welcome to the world little Miss Maren Rose Augustine. Love Uncle John

Wow – Booting VMWare Images from a USB Drive

Thursday, September 6th, 2007

IBM puts hypervisor in Flash memory – In a simplified view of the IBM system, users could set up new servers by plugging in a hard drive with their virtual images and booting the server of the USB drive.