datacentre Engineer

It’s a dog’s life

guard dog Kennel at the new Timico data centre in NewarkThe view from the kennel at the Timico data centre in NewarkThe new kennel. Every datacentre View of the kennel from the Timico Network Operations Centre in Newark should have one.

If you are looking around for colocation or VM hosting you need to ask prospective suppliers whether they have a kennel or not. Period.

I’ve been waiting patiently for this feature to arrive and it has done so with perfect timing to contribute to a Friday afternoon blogging slot.

Mail me at [email protected] if you want to talk about hosting, co-lo or Virtual Machines.

Trefor Davies

By Trefor Davies

Liver of life, father of four, CTO of, writer, poet,

8 replies on “It’s a dog’s life”

So there is a dog working on NOC then? Just remember Tref –

Dogs can’t stick their heads out of Windows 7.
Fetch command is not available on all platforms.
Too difficult to “mark” every website they visit.
Microsoft are still trying to come up with an “emoticon” that signifies tail-wagging.
Three words: Carpal Paw Syndrome.
SIT and STAY were hard enough, GREP and AWK are out of the question!


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