Monthly Archives: January 2009

Switched DNS to colo

Just switched ns1.the-bob.org & ns2.the-bob.org to IPs hosted on the new colocated server with DNS services provided by the illustrious (and hardened) bind9. Everything seems to be working well and you should notice zero transition as colo & new.the-bob.org have … Continue reading

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Windows 7 update

The more I use Windows 7, the more I love it. It’s so great. Really, it is. Ditch whatever your primary OS is and run Windows 7. I’ve installed the 64-bit version on my laptop and I’ve had nothing but … Continue reading

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colo.the-bob.org lives

This is probably the most exciting event in the 9yr history of The-BOB – the launch of our first actual colocated server that we own and can physically access if we need to. I took the server over to the … Continue reading

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ISPs Report Record Video Traffic During Inauguration

Pretty cool, from eWeek: The Obama inauguration was the most viewed live video event in Internet history. CNN.com broke its old record of 5.3 million live video streams, set on election night in 2008, by serving up more than 25 … Continue reading

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U-Verse, among other things

Well it’s been awhile since I sat down and legitamately typed up a blog post so I figure it’s due. I got AT&T U-Verse installed on Wednesday and cancelled Comcast the next day. The install was pretty much a breeze … Continue reading

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