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Technology Short Take 146

Welcome to Technology Short Take #146! Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve gathered a few technology-related links for you all. There’s some networking stuff, a few security links, and even a hardware-related article. But enough with the introduction—let’s get into the content!



  • Chris Mellor speculates that Cisco UCS may be on the way out; Kevin Houston responds with a “I don’t think so.” Who will be correct? I guess we will just have to wait and see.


Cloud Computing/Cloud Management

Operating Systems/Applications


  • Cloudflare recently introduced its own object storage offering, announced in this blog post. Cloudflare’s offering, called R2, offers an S3-compatible API and no egress fees, among other features.


Although this Tech Short Take is a tad shorter than usual, I still hope that you found something useful in here. Feel free to hit me up on Twitter if you have any feedback. Enjoy!

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