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Monthly Archives: October 2014

StorNext metadata slowness

Topic As the  environment contains many moving parts from the storage subsystem, fibre channel HBA’s, SFP’s, optical wire, the FC and Ethernet switch all the way to the metadata disks and the from Quantum it cannot really be called trivial. Every now and then you may struggle with performance issues that might be caused by […]


Shellshock Vulnerability - Bash bug

Just recently (24 September 2014) the bug has been discovered in the which is a wide spread used shell. This is also a known bug for based systems. Especially servers reachable in the Internet could be compromised quite easily.  According to various statistics, 50% of the Internet is driven by Unix flavored systems and almost […]