- From: "Matthew Zito" <mzito@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: <john.shaw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 20 Mar 2009 11:51:58 -0400
It's a very expensive blade platform for very limited value over traditional blades or random rackmount Linux boxes. Basically they have a proprietary backplane that allows blades to be stateless. They definitely work, though. I'd be happy to talk to you off-list about them. Thanks, Matt -- Matthew Zito Chief Scientist GridApp Systems P: 646-452-4090 mzito@xxxxxxxxxxx http://www.gridapp.com -----Original Message----- From: oracle-l-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx on behalf of Shaw, John Sent: Fri 3/20/2009 10:17 AM To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: Egenera Our CIO wants to go with a new blade server vendor - Egenera. Anybody out there currently using them? I have, like most of you, SLA's that I don't want to entrust to something unproven. ________________________________ (i) This e-mail and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended solely for the use of the intended recipient(s). If you have received this e-mail in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete this e-mail and any associated files from your system. (ii) Views or opinions presented in this e-mail are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of Corrections Corporation of America. (iii) The recipient should check this e-mail and any attachments for the presence of viruses. The company accepts no liability for errors or omissions caused by e-mail transmission or any damage caused by any virus transmitted by or with this e-mail. This email has been scanned for content and viruses by the CipherTrust Email Security System.
- From: Shaw, John