SciHub: It’s back!

The tweet made my day: Given the massive engagement, it is apparent they have opened the floodwalls of wait. I am glad the court applied restriction doesn't apply anymore. I am not aware of the legal process or whether the matter is still subjudice. Yet, it is clearly a matter of joy that this … Continue reading SciHub: It’s back!

Cost of running a private “cloud”

I have always remained bullish on the "on-premises" hardware - owning the data versus renting out the "space". Cost considerations can balloon the expectations of private ownership because in $ terms, it can be very expensive. Here's something from Canonical Blog: It’s time to think about efficiency, and the financial cost of outsourcing to a … Continue reading Cost of running a private “cloud”