* Posts by dalek

3 publicly visible posts • joined 1 Sep 2015

Larry Ellison today said really nice things about rival Amazon's cloud


"Build an app on Oracle and you will be running it forever on Oracle – you are locked in, baby"

Australian Prime Minister runs private email server


Good on him!

The more people that run their own email servers the better. Better for internet interoperability and to keep control from the big players (gmail, hotmail, outlook, yahoo etc)

Printer drivers ate our homework, says NSW Dept of Education


290 schools * $10,000 each school for new printers. Just shy of $3mil. So let's be ultra conservative and say $30mil for new printers. Where is the rest of the money going???