Month: December 2015

A Look Back at 2015

Jim Hannan (@HoBHannan), Principal Architect In this blog we would like to take a look back at 2015. A lot happened this year. I will point out some of the highlights of our work at House of Brick during 2015, and look ahead to what we see coming in 2016. Below is a...

Increase Swap by Resizing the Partition

Jeff Stonacek, Principal Architect Introduction There are two common ways to increase the amount of swap space in Linux, by either adding a storage device or adding a swap file on a filesystem. In certain situations however, it would be cleaner to merely increase the...

What’s All the Buzz Around Oracle Multitenant?

Mike Stone (@HoBMStone), CIO It seems like every time I turn around this fall, I hear questions about “12c Multitenancy” or pluggable databases. This probably means that Oracle Sales has initiated a campaign around this new (separately licensed) feature. So, what’s...