Technology notes – 26 July 2015

Introduction

I stumble across interesting reads and I share it with with friend/colleague with whom I might be discussing that problem/technology etc. This series is an effort to document my own reading and filter the most significant once. I don’t want to start a series because for one there are really good once already which I follow (Will elaborate in a separate post soon) and secondly I want to keep it free in form.… Read the post

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Learning Puppet : Free eBook

Learning Puppet Book

Puppet is one of fast evolving and widely used infrastructure automation & configuration management platform. Puppet has changed the way infrastructure is built and deployed and continues to innovate the space. Keeping the pace of learning with puppet and in general this domain’s development is a challenging job.

While working, teaching and learning I realized that some of my learning can be useful for others to learn and contribute.… Read the post

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Virtual product sampling

What is exactly virtual product sampling?

Retail organizations sample their products before they launch.  The sampling process basically involves having a physical sample manufactured and reviewed by product designers/creators. Product might undergo change based on look, feel, ergonomics, aesthetics and performance of product’s physical sample. The process is iterative at times and leads to lot of waste not only in material, but also in terms of delay and longer product life-cycles.

With emergence of image processing technologies and close to real life graphics, there are ways you can live without physical samples.… Read the post

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Chrome finally

I have been reluctant to move to Chrome from my good old Mozilla Firefox for quite some time. There were many reasons like:

  • I use bookmarks Sync (Using Xmarks) and that’s works best in firefox
  • I have all add ons, which serve as utility and work related stuff for me, will I find replacement for all of them in Chrome?
  • And biggest one: the pain of migration :)
But today finally I moved to Chrome.… Read the post
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