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Hello Triangle!

Today I start my new role as a Technical Architect Consultant with Triangle specialising in Datacenter Automation. Triangle have been a VMware Partner for over 10 years and they were recently made one of 13 Elite partners worldwide for their work with delivering SDDC solutions. How I first encountered Triangle was as a customer back … Continue reading »

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Farewell Betfair

After 3 years & over 100,000 deployed VMs it’s time to move on. Amongst all the project work and cool tech I had the fortune to use I got to make some really good friends and probably the odd enemy but hey that’s life… I’d like to think I’ve embraced the 5 Betfair values (Will … Continue reading »

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Nikon 200-500mm f5.6E Unboxing

Today I got a delivery of the latest Nikon super telephoto lens, the immense 200-500mm f5.6E. So far my main comment is that it’s a beast to hold but I can see the new possibilities for my photography career, airshows and birding will be a lot more interesting. One interesting note is that with the … Continue reading »

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Japanese Gardens

Japanese Gardens, a set on Flickr. A small selection of shots from my trip to the Japanese Gardens in Kildare, Ireland. All shots taken with my new Nikon D800

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D800 confirmed as Medium Format challenger

Overnight an article on the Nikon site has surfaced with interviews of the hardware engineers who designed the camera. They’ve confirmed that they didn’t set out to replace the D700 but to address a new target market, namely Medium Format photographers who are looking for a smaller and more manageable physical size camera. Read all … Continue reading »

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The Ship Sørlandet

The Ship Sørlandet, a photo by ross.wynne on Flickr.

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Red Bull Matadors

Red Bull Matadors, a photo by ross.wynne on Flickr. One of my favourite pics that I’ve taken over the last year was at the Bray Airshow 2010. The aeronautical displays were manna from heaven for the photographers present and really allowed for some amazing shots like this!

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Data Protector 6.1 Exchange Single Mailbox Backups

I’ve just spent two days tracking down a lousy got-ya when using HP Data Protector 6.1 with Exchange 2007 running on Windows 2008. It mainly boiled down to the MAPI interface not allowing me to sign in using the Exchange service account I set up. You must disable IPv6 on the main interface or else … Continue reading »

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Final Year Project – Dense Matrix Gauss-Jordan Inversion Auto-Optimisation on Multicore Systems

I’ve finally got around to uploading my FYP to my blog, check it out in the pages menu to the left. There’s a PDF and html version for your perusal…

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Hello world!

Welcome to my blog… After having set up blogs for several friends I’ve taken to biting the bullet and seeing what all the fuss is about! It’ll be mostly about stuff I find interesting on the web as well as various happenings in TCD. Enjoy…

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