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Architecting for performance: What is performance?

Have a look at this video clip before we get into the concept of understanding performance. Video clip: Fiat Bravo vs. Ferrari 550 Maranello vs. Ferrari F1 The three cars in this video are clearly very different. For a formula … Continue reading

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Enterprise IT Architecture Conference

I will be speaking at an Enterprise IT Architecture Conference on the 28th and 29th of July 2008. Attached are my Presentation Notes that I will talk to on the topic of Architecting for Performance and IT Asset Management Asset-management-practices … Continue reading

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How Odd

Allow me a small rant if you would. I tried to upgrade my data contract with my cellular service provider today. Ughhhzzz. I use a month-to-month service because I want to be able to switch providers should there be a … Continue reading

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Something about Minutes

Minutes of meetings have been around for a long time. Before email, they were circulated on paper to the attendees of the meeting. Nowdays they are circulated in a similar way, but the technology has changed – they are sent … Continue reading

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The formula for Systems Monitoring

In Formula 1 racing, monitoring and management are designed in from the beginning. All of the teams know they cannot be competitive without it and they are certain that they would not be competitive if they ignored the information provided … Continue reading

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