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Monthly Archives: July 2015

Hanging out in the datacenter

We're busy getting the cloud.LA presence setup at Switch SuperNAP in Vegas. This is an absolutely amazing facility. Check them out at https://www.supernap.com.       Facility Details: Uptime-certified Tier IV Gold Tier IV Gold operations, security and maintenance protocols Supporting 40+ kW of power per cabinet at scale 100% power and cooling uptime SLA…
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Speedtest.net on cloud.LA

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We are happy to be hosting Irvine's only Speedtest.net node. Hosting a speed test server is an excellent way to test a new carrier and make sure our infrastructure is ready for cloud traffic. So far we are seeing excellent throughput from Cogent. Apparently building-out their network to serve as the primary carrier for Netflix has worked well for them 🙂

Cogent Datacenter Colocation

I've used Cogent enough times and for long enough that I do remember the times when larger ISPs would randomly shut down peering points with Cogent and everyone was making a big deal about Cogent selling last-mile fiber too cheaply and using other carriers networks to back-haul their traffic. There is no doubt that at…
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Debugging Docker in Production

Over the years I have consistently been able to identify important stuff early (except Twitter). And right now the most significant transition in application development and system administration is a move to containerizing applications. Yeah, it sounds a lot like virtualization, but think lightweight virtualization with only one app running at bare-metal speed. Anyway, without further ado here's one of the more significant tech rock-stars of this era talking about Docker... Brian Cantrill.