Archive for July, 2010

Hello Joyent!

As I mentioned in my farewell to Sun, I am excited by the future; as you may have seen, that future is joining Joyent as their VP of Engineering. So, why Joyent? I have known Joyeurs like Jason, Dave, Mark and Ben since back when the “cloud” was still just something that you drew up [...]

Posted on July 30, 2010 at 1:46 pm by bmc · Permalink · 9 Comments
In: Uncategorized

Good-bye, Sun

In Februrary 1996, I came out to Sun Microsystems to interview for a job knowing only two things: that I wanted to do operating systems kernel development — and that I didn’t particularly want to work for Sun. I was right on the first count, but knew I was wrong on the second just moments [...]

Posted on July 25, 2010 at 5:17 pm by bmc · Permalink · 46 Comments
In: Fishworks, Solaris