New Server Hardware Recommendations?

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Thu Feb 19 16:24:55 MST 2009

On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 04:03:48PM -0700, Chad R Mayfield wrote:
> On Feb 19, 2009, at 3:25 PM, Charles Curley wrote:

>> Right. Having read "The Forbin Project", I like the idea of being able
>> to pull the plug on the dang things.
> Indeed.
> The Forbin Project (the movie not the book) is being remade by Universal 
> [1], I imagine it will include scenes from one of the amazon EC2 data 
> centers surrounded by all sorts of countermeasures and a placard with 
> their TOS on the door on it saying, "all data stored here is ours even 
> though you created it!"  Instead of being built in the center of a 
> mountain. :)  Sorry amazon lovers, I don't intend to flame.
> [1]

Murphy help us if The Cloud ever gets nuclear weapons.

Assuming it hasn't already.


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