Tag: Inside Pythian

OVSAGE Meeting Presentation January 21st Notes

On Thursday, January 21, Pythian hosted the Ottawa Valley System Administration Guild (OVSAGE) Ottawa Valley System Administration Guild (OVSAGE). The highlight of the meeting was an interesting presentation on security by the founder of OVSAGE, Scott Murphy. The focus was on the fact that security is a mindset, not a product. Scott’s presentation can be viewed here.

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Blogrotate #15: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Good morning and welcome to a new Blogrotate. We missed last week’s edition because last week was insanely busy. We take customer service very seriously here at Pythian, so when there is a conflict between client issue and a blog, the client always wins out. ‘Nuff said.

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OPN Platinum Unboxing

A quick update on the Pythian/Oracle partnership, and what it’s like to be an OPN Platinum partner. So far, it’s been really worthwhile, in under a month from the signing, Oracle has begun sending us amazing quality leads!

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Blogrotate #14: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Happy Friday and welcome once again for news from the whacky world of IT. Big Thanks to Tim for pushing out last week’s edition. I was busy banging my head against a particularly nasty wall. If you think my head looks bad, you should see the wall.

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Blogrotate #13: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Welcome to another edition of Blogrotate. This has been a busy week in the IT world. Here are some of the most interesting highlights.

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Blogrotate #12: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first edition of 2010 (the year we make contact). There’s been a lot of news since I posted last 3 present and party filled weeks ago so I cannot hope to cover it all. Here’s a few that I thought were worth noting.

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Blogrotate #11: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Good morning. Welcome to the last issue of Blogrotate for 2009! I expect the world of IT will move on without us for the next couple of weeks , but slowly, as everyone will be out on holidays. On to the show.

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Pythian is now an Oracle Platinum Partner in OPN Specialized

The all new OPN Specialized Program was officially launched on the 2nd of December, 2009. The very next day, we became one of the first OPN Specialized Platinum level partners. Maybe the very first!

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Blogrotate #8: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Good morning and happy Friday to all. Happy Thanksgiving to all of our friends, family, acquaintances, and well-wishers in the US. Enjoy the turkey and the football. As always, there’s not shortage of news stories, though the week seemed a bit slow because of the holiday. Here are some things we thought were interesting this week.

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Blogrotate #7: The Weekly Roundup of News for System Administrators

Is it Friday already? Where has the week gone? Whatever, we’ve got lots of good news tidbits for you this week, including several follow-ups to previous stories. Enough jaw-jacking, let’s get to the news.

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