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In an entry on his blog, Sine Nomine Associates principle engineer Neale Ferguson celebrates the 50th anniversary of the announcement of the IBM System/360 aka "The Mainframe".
Through a new partnership with Amcotec in South Africa, Sine Nomine services and products and services are now available in a way that delivers BEE points and provides local service representatives in Africa.
As of March 1, 2014, SNA will terminate product support, services and application support for HP/UX on HP PA-RISC and Integrity systems.
In the tradition of releasing something nifty to the community as a holiday gift (the subject line is the historical reference to the annual posting of such gifts to the venerable VMSHARE conference from long, long ago), SNA is pleased to provide two gifts to the community for 2013.
At the end of a two-week assignment in Istanbul, Turkey, a Sine Nomine Associates engineering team found itself in a quandary: What to do with a scanner/printer purchased for the job, but too large and heavy to practically ship back home? The team's solution brought smiles to a local teacher and his class.
Come and enjoy two and a half days of technical discussions and presentations with members of the z/VM and Linux on System z community. There's nothing to join, no membership requirements, and it's only $100.00 per person plus transportation and accommodations.
Ten years ago today, the OpenAFS project was borne by a small group of individuals at CMU--its corpus owing to the generosity of IBM, which cast forth a largely complete version of its AFS 3.6 source tree under the IBM public license. It's certainly been a long and arduous journey; here's hoping we can keep this ship alive and smoothly sailing for another ten...
Sine Nomine Associates' engineers Andrew Deason, Tom Keiser, Steven Jenkins and Mike Meffie are scheduled to speak at AFS & Kerberos Best Practices Workshop 2010 May 24-28, 2010 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.