Adding Extra Ventilation To The Basement Linux Server Room

One month ago I detailed the construction process of building a new server room in my basement where Linux performance tests are constantly being done and it’s up to about 50 systems running down there. While initially there weren’t any thermal concerns, now that it’s getting warmer here in the midwest of the United States, temperatures are quickly rising… Here’s the steps I did to add some power venting to the basement and already it’s sharply dropped the temperatures in this server farm…

From: Phoronix


Human Error Still the Largest Security Concern

The basics are absolutely being forgotten and there is a mentality to focus on new things. The biggest threat to security is and has always been the human ability to make mistakes and not know about them due to the lack of questioning decisions made.

From: LXer