Women’s stories from the tech trenches – and how *YOU* can help! – GirlGerms online

2019/03/01

Jess is awesome. An open, forthright, smart and no-bullshit sysadmin. This post of her’s is required reading for EVERYONE in IT regardless of gender, role, experience, knowledge or skill.

Get it in your eyeballs now and start helping make our industry diverse, welcoming and inclusive.

via Women’s stories from the tech trenches – and how *YOU* can help! – GirlGerms online


“dear managers, here’s a list of 10 items you should stop doing! love, your no. 1 best programmer pal, duretti

2019/02/21

Very good points for leading teams of all types. Do you want people to respect you? Respect them first and be aware of what behaviours can trigger some people.

via duretti hirpa 🎁 on Twitter: “dear managers, here’s a list of 10 items you should stop doing! love, your no. 1 best programmer pal, duretti 1. putting 10 minutes on my calendar for a “quick chat” with no context. it makes me think i’m gonna get fired 2. heck, just messaging and saying “have a minute?””


The Infinite Space Between Words

2019/02/12

Saving this link for future reference. It’s a really neat comparison of human timescales and computer timescales. via The Infinite Space Between Words


5 open source tools for container security | Opensource.com

2018/10/18

via 5 open source tools for container security | Opensource.com


Everything you need to know about NBN speeds

2018/06/28

In order to help Australians make informed choices when it comes to the NBN™, Internode is amongst the first Internet Service Providers to follow recommendations from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to advertise typical evening speeds for NBN™.

Source: Everything you need to know about NBN speeds


An AWS Monitoring Primer

2018/01/23

A very useful mind map of AWS monitoring capabilities, their relationships and purposes.

via AWS Monitoring Primer | cloudonaut


Interesting Railways Documents

2018/01/17

Putting this information up here for future keeping. I seem to need to keep referring to these from time to time and it will be handy to have them saved somewhere.

PIR for RailCorp (Now SydneyTrains) Sydenham Signal Box Failure on April 12th.

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Presentation on the Stabilisation of the Melbourne Train Control System

Legacy Train Control System Stabilisation