Intel NUC 5th gen NUC5i5RYH / NUC5i5RYK and Ubuntu 14.04 with 4k display

March 15th, 2016 by bostjan

UPDATE: Ignore everything below and just use Ubuntu 16.04 and enjoy your free time. Tested with 16.04 prerelease (whatever was in apt repos on 2016-04-09). Prologue I bought 40 inch 4K Philips BDM4065UC display and I was left with the question: “What would drive this 4K/60Hz beast?” MacBook Air I have is 2014 model so […]

The value of GitHub’s Network Graph

January 1st, 2016 by bostjan

While some online posts rant about suggest GitHub’s network graph is broken or that it outright sucks, I must admit I find it extremely useful!

Using desktop SSD drives in HP DL360 G5 servers

November 8th, 2015 by bostjan

Disclaimer: Benchmark of used SSD drive does not represent its real world performance with modern hardware. This post analyzes performance of desktop SSD in specific older server hardware, and any modern desktop SSD would probably perform similarly. HP DL360 servers seem like a reliable hardware, judging by their track record. Older generations, like G5 that […]