Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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February 17th, 2014

I’m going away for a while now because pretty much everything in the entire universe is bullshit. As usual. Curling or no curling.

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@kofeyh Apparently so, yes. But just don’t read your previous tweet aloud in mixed company. ;(

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@kofeyh Sorry, what are you actually asking there? I’m… confused.

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“Dear Sir/Mada, Greetings from Grand Hyatt Goa. Please find attached Purchase Order No. 27547. <purchase order.rar>” Yeah, nah.

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Well I never did trust those fish.

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OH: “I don’t know whether Robert Gottleibsen has had an original idea since he chose between lobster and caviar at lunch with Frank Lowy.”

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I will retweet that OH with better spelling and grammar.

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OH: “I don’t know whether Robert Gottleibson has had an original idea since choosing lobster or caviar at lunch with Frank Lowy.”

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OH: “Is Tony Abbott the Dan Quayle of Australian politics?” meyerweb.com/other/humor/qu…

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@oberonsghost @mpesce @R_Chirgwin I’m fairly sure that avoiding the rest of this conversation was the right decision too.

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RT @bigmac: I like Islands that are closer. [Yeah I think I made the right decision. I am not on the boat. .]

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@mpesce I think the word you’re looking for is “impale”.

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Yeah sorry, @mpesce @dannolan, it’s been a hectic couple of days.

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5at5daily Just published (sorry it’s late): “5at5 number 11 | 17 February 2014” tinyletter.com/5at5/letters/5…

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paulwallbank To me South Stradbroke Island suggests mosquitoes, so sending the journos there for dinner kind of makes sense.

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“Speed dating” session is over. Now to do a @5at5daily. Which I know is late, but not here in Queensland. You’ll live.

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jason_a_w The Herald-Sun’s proposal for a new flag is pretty bold. pic.twitter.com/hIAATvkzGN

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firstdogonmoon The worst criminal government in History and bill shorten is still managing to be less popular than fungus

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ssharwood @riskybusiness says he consorts with communists in Byron Bay

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@ddowza @oknermin I interviewed @BarrettBrownLOL after the LulzSec arrests. He said something along those lines IIRC.

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@ddowza @oknermin That issue of co-opting activist brands was discussed.

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RT @oknermin: “Anonymous a brand… similar to Al Qaeda.” [Or Hello Kitty zdnet.com/beware-anonymo…]

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The lunchtime panel discussion about security, surveillance and international politics. Can’t tweet. Eating.

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gusworldau RLRT: “Show me on the network architecture diagram where he touched you.”

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And the radio is done. Alas, it looks like my recording decided to stop. I’ll have to see if @666canberra recorded it.

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In a few minutes (1330 AEDT) I’ll be talking Bitcoin etc on ABC @666canberra, audio stream at abc.net.au/canberra/

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RT @jturner_ibrs: “you can’t be happy if you’re making other people unhappy” - @rustyrockets [Oh, I don’t know about that…]

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gusworldau Personal cloud area network, or PCAN? That’s nuts.

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@natecochrane @paulwfletcher The bit about KickStart being thusly named ‘cos we start the event by kicking someone, i.e. him, is missing.

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Here’s the text of @paulwfletcher’s keynote speech to yesterday. paulfletcher.com.au/speeches/other… I see a few bits are missing.

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An hour from now (1330 AEDT) I’ll be talking Bitcoin etc on ABC @666canberra, audio stream at abc.net.au/canberra/

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gusworldau To cut a long story short: much Sochi, so wireless.

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ClaireRPorter How to Sochi: redundancy systems, survivability, capacity and scale, network visualisation, separate virtual network.

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@mephiztopheleze @ClaireRPorter The CI-No is the CIO who keeps saying “No” to people’s requests for new services.

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@Anthony_Caruana @ClaireRPorter That’s called “redundancy”. It’s a feature not a bug.

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“The only gay in the olympic village…”

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“Forbes Hack password shootout: Gmail vs Yahoo vs Hotmail vs AOL - whose users are smartest?” nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2014/02/17/for… Well played, @duckblog.

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gusworldau Avaya talking about “clusters” in Sochi. You can add the missing word yourself.

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Avaya’s Luke Power is stepping thru their build of the Sochi Games networks.

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Oops. It’s the “CI-Know” trend. Clifton has some great metaphors in his presentation. I’ll make sure to get some of this up.

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Macquarie Telecoms’ Luke Clifton says the “CI-No” is a uniquely Australan phenomenon.

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You know who else was a disruptive force?

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We already have the words “mobility” and “disruption” in the first 40 seconds. And “particularly” about 5247 times.

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The Communications session begins. Motorola Solutions, Avaya, Macquarie Telecom, BlinkMobile, Ruckus Wireless.

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glengyron Yes. I think this too. RT @boltcomments: I kind of think that in Scott [Morrison] we may be seeing the next PM.

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TumblrTXT if you attempt to put your lipstick onto boys they back away SO FAST. so like don’t say lipstick isn’t a weapon. you just gotta use it right

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SparksZilla “Sales is all about rejection, but marketing is about rejection at scale.” - @DanielleMorrill

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natecochrane RT “@gusworldau: Desktop as a service as a service” Service-as-a-Service - Drink!

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And into the Q&A at each table…

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@666canberra I can, yes. Session finishes at 1330 AEDT / 1230 AEST. You may wish to also read crikey.com.au/2013/12/06/bit… zdnet.com/bitcoin-its-no…

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Ed Lenta, Amazon Web Services (following Riverbed?): “There is no compression algorithm for experience.”

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“A global footprint, stamping on a human face, forever.

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ssharwood Atlassian cited as an exemplar. If a successful does something, it must be more awesome than other business methods

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“I’m not just lazily retweeting everyone else’s stuff. How dare you. I’m curating.”

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paulwallbank Given we’re talking cloud at it’s worthwhile reading my Chromebook review for some of the limitations businessspectator.com.au/article/2014/2…

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RT @jeamland: @RealNickHodge If the ABC ever brought back Backchat they should rename it Backchannel. [Or (Up the) Backpassage.]

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jeamland Shouldn’t it really be Thought Leaders? I mean really..rs

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Anthony_Caruana Rebuttal speaker for closing keynote. Will provide more answers than opening keynote. Skippy knows all pic.twitter.com/8d3VWuzprM

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Ian Raper, Riverbed: “We have some exciting products, and I have a 98-slide deck to show you in the 10-minute Q&A.”

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RT @ssharwood: Riverbed says we never quite get to the cloud. Always obstacles. Often human. [Hence firearms, etc.]

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@darrenpauli I’ll be asking about that during the Q&A, tho these guys aren’t really at the application layer. It’s bytes and pipes.

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RT @jplonie: Right. And has he shown you the cost to bring it back? [Oddly enough, no. ]

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RT @alexkidman: Would it be easier if you mentally substituted “Clown” for “Cloud” every time it’s said? [More fun at least. ]

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Dimension Data’s David Hanrahan is showing the costings of capex vs consumption for one of their own projects. Chart to come.

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This first session is about Cloud and Infrastructure. I’ll be trying quite hard* to find something new being said.

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@mm_bennett @3RRRFM Oh excellent, thank you. I’ll pimp it properly tomorrow morning and listen on the stream.

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Writing “Paul Fletcher keynoting us yesterday” just then, iOS changed it to “key nothing”. Fair enough.

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. Je me soumets à l’inévitable. Et vous?

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RT @jeamland: This will help: pic.twitter.com/bDt4URUQtA [Well this looks practical, at least.]

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Mon plan: Tech Leaders Forum Day 2 thru to late kickstartforum.com/kickstart-2014/ ; operating on Queensland time today; it’s 0700.

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