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The "New to Solaris Development Forum" Has Moved
The Systems Developer Forums brought over from Sun Microsystems, now referred to as the Systems Developer Community Space, have been rearranged. We're also making a few changes to the community spaces, such as posting some of our technical content directly in them. Details in the blog.
posted Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:51:54 +0000
Blog - Most Active Systems ACES of 2014 (OTN Garage
One of the best parts about my job is working with Oracle ACES. They are loads of fun, interesting, and know so much more about Oracle technologies than I ever will. These were the most active Systems ACES of 2014.
posted Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:10:23 +0000
Blog: Top 10 Systems Articles of 2014
Top Ten technical articles for sysadmins and systems developers published by OTN in 2014, by total annual traffic.
posted Mon, 29 Dec 2014 19:28:01 +0000
Blog: Brian Bream, USA's first ACE for Systems Technologies
Brian Bream, USA's First Oracle ACE for Systems - Chief Technology Officer for Collier IT, an Oracle Platinum Partner, certified in over 20 industry technologies, Instructor of the Year 3 times, and much more. A terrific addition to the Oracle ACE program.
posted Tue, 09 Dec 2014 21:51:17 +0000
Article: How to Configure a Failover Oracle Solaris Kernel Zone
This article describes how to configure an Oracle Solaris Kernel Zone in failover mode in a two-node cluster using the Oracle Solaris Cluster high availability (HA) agent for Oracle Solaris Zones.
posted Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:09:24 +0000
Article: How to Determine Oracle Solaris Support for Advanced Format Disks
This article summarizes the advanced format disks that are supported by various Oracle Solaris releases and how to identify the different types of disks.
posted Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:45:09 +0000
Understanding the Effects of the Changed Default C++ Template Compilation Model
Learn how the change in the Oracle Solaris Studio default template compilation model affects your code.
posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:31:23 +0000
Tech Article: Building and Deploying Nagios on Oracle Solaris 11
How to use the Image Packaging System and Service Management Facility features of Oracle Solaris 11 to install Nagios on any Oracle Solaris 11 system by running a single command.
posted Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:58:20 +0000
Blog: Helping Your Compiler Handle the Size of Your Constants
If you type the constants in your code incorrectly, your compiler will return an error. Darryl Gove explains why, and how to avoid the problem.
posted Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:29:41 +0000
Avoiding Performance Loss From RAW Hazards
Darryl explains exactly how a processor can stall from a bad RAW operation, and the common situations that cause this problem. Then he shows you how to identify, fix, and avoid writing that kind of code. Examples included.
posted Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:45:58 +0000

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