This video opened my mind to the ideas of robotic surveillance and data capture of the ocean. Wide range of civilian applications of course. But also police applications for customs and policing for monitoring the seaways around a country. And the military applications for defense and detection. Potentially even delivering a torpedo style payload.
If you want some Ethernet history, 2 hours of instruction from 1978.
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First posted in Human Infrastructure Magazine in April 2020 – a free email newsletter from the Packet Pushers. Subscribe here. How does business operate when the pandemic lockdown ‘ends’ and how does it impact you ? COVID19 won’t be gone, its gonna be months before a new ‘normal’ emerges. Getting back to work means close […]
I often hear people expressing their of helplessness in the face of pervasive corporate surveillance. "They've already got all my data, what can I do anyway ?" When I was twenty five, my career was centred on maintaining Novell and Windows networks, my life aspirations were to own my car and a house. My social […]
A few weeks ago I sat down with Keith Townsend from the CTO Advisor and we discussed the future of physical and virtual events.
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I’ve been getting into the twitter poll thing lately and its producing some interesting polling by asking questions. Yesterday I asked are you eager to go back to the office ? With 129 responses we have statistical significance because the sample is large. What conclusions might we draw from this survey ? Reminder: Twitter […]
Respnding to Phil's assertion that DHCP isn't Intent
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A key aspect of intent based networking is user transparency. That is, the network connects the user without any knowledge of why it works During a recent discussion on DHCP I realised that this process is a near perfect expression of intent. A workstation connects to the physical network and makes a configuration request An […]
Hollywood discovering remote meetings is a delight
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This article was first published in Packet Pushers Human Infrastructure Magazine. An email newsletter that talks about being a human in technology. You can subscribe, for free here. I struggle with the concept of ‘corporate evangelism’. So here are some thoughts on the topic. Religious Roots Evangelism is a religious principle that your belief is […]