Posts tagged as hardware

At work, we have a couple Backblaze storage pods (version 3 with 4TB drives) that we use for backup purposes. They were obtained before my time because quick, bulk storage was necessary to backup our object storage platform, Swift. Sadly, the bo…

I just bought the Roku streaming stick for my parents place to supplement the cable box on one of the tv's. The idea was that they would be able to easily connect it to the network and watch plex, netflix, etc.. in the course of under 10 minutes…

A quick overview of architecture names for x86 systems: i386: The 80386 CPU has historically been the bare minimum for running Linux on a PC-compatible system. Consequently, a package for “i386? is designed for maximum compatibility and can run…