Systems Engineering: A great definition.

Ben Rockwood said something last December about the re-emergence of the Systems Engineer and I agree with him, 100%.   To add to that, I’d like to quote the excellent NASA Systems Engineering handbook’s introduction. The emphasis is mine: Systems engineering is a methodical, disciplined approach for the design, realization, technical management, operations, and retirement...
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Nagios alerts on the iPhone – deleting boatloads

Protip: if you’re getting Nagios alerts on an iPhone, and you have your contact set as:  xxx-xxx-xxxx@txt.att.net, you’ll get messages from a ‘sender’ that looks like: “1 (410) 000-173”. This is not someone in Maryland, it’s a special address so that AT&T can route a reply back to the sender if need be. The side...
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