Intel announced today the first Optane-branded product using its new 3D XPoint memory: the catchily named Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X. It’s a 375GB SSD on a PCIe card. Initial limited availability starts today, for $1520, with broad availability in the second half of the year.
I visited @ThePracticalDev today. Was not disappointed.
Right now, we’re running them under OpenStack on top of our own bare metal with SAS disks. It works well but I have been working on a plan to migrate them to live under Kubernetes like the rest of our infrastructure.
Firebase is an astounding tool. Hundreds of millions of people use Firebase -powered apps. The company started as backend-as-a-service for app developers that made real-time functionality simple for Shazam, NPR, SeatGeek, and hundreds of thousands of other apps.
First lesson for the day: Don’t fry your Pi. So, 16 mA at 3.3-volts DC is the generally accepted, industry-standard safe power dissipation of an output pin on the Raspberry Pi. You also shouldn’t pull more than 40 mA from all outputs simultaneously.
Simply mentioning the words “Japanese TV” to most people conjures up humorous images of game shows where contestants are subjected to sometimes humiliating or downright painful stunts.