Tim Berners-Lee knighted
31 Dec 2003 Around the Net
Tim Berners-Lee was knighted in the Queen's New Year's Honours list. The BBC has a short story and biography.
Sun Discontinuing Cobalt Linux Servers
19 Dec 2003 Around the Net, Hosting
Sun Microsystems is phasing out Cobalt, the line of Linux-based hosting appliances it purchased for $2 billion at the height of the Internet boom. Sun has set an end-of-life date of Feb. 19 for its last remaining Cobalt product, the RaQ 550 server, but...
Growth in Hostnames, IP Addresses and Web Facing Servers 1999-2003
25 Nov 2003 Around the Net
Netcrafts latest hosting provider server count of web facing servers shows that computer growth has fallen below its long term monthly growth of 2.6% to 1.4%. The chart below shows that since March 2001 IP address counts have not increased significantly,...