July 17th, 2011
- Oracle preps 'Sonoma' chip for low-priced Sparc serversOracle is looking to expand the market for its Sparc-based servers with a new, low-cost processor dubbed Sonoma that its engineers will discuss publically for the first time later this month.The company isn’t saying yet when the chip will be available, but if it delivers as advertised it could become a new rival for Intel’s Xeon chips and make Oracle’s serve […]
- Researchers develop astonishing Web-based attack on a computer's DRAMMillions of Web users could be vulnerable to an attack on their computer’s DRAM via the Web, a surprising development that expands on a bug that has increasingly worried computer security experts.It has been known for several years that densely packed memory cells on computers are vulnerable to intentional interference. But a new research paper details how a […]
- So Long, From You’re the BossAfter five years, this is the final post on You're the Boss. As a parting gift, we offer some highlights from another year spent in the trenches, where we all continued to make mistakes and learn lessons.
- Rethinking the Relationship Between Bosses and EmployeesI now have 110 employees, many of whom have been with me for more than 15 years -- with an average tenure of nine years. But are they my friends?