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VMworld Kopenhagen 2010

October 17th, 2010 | Posted by fireball in Odds & Sodds | Private - (0 Comments)

The VMworld Kopenhagen 2010 has come to it’s end after 3-4 days (depending whom you ask; 4 days for me) of intense breakout sessions, hands-on labs, round table discussions and solutions exchange. For me it has not only been 4 days of learning, but also contained adventure.
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Storm Scout

June 22nd, 2010 | Posted by fireball in Odds & Sodds | Private - (0 Comments)

Screen black, burnt smell and steaming hot air coming out of the case – the fan broke and the power supply got busted! What to do?

My original Arctic Silentium T2 had a built-in custom factored PSU, which made it nearly impossible to replace it, without spare parts from the supplier (which are not available by our vendor).

While I’m not the case modder freak or anything, my only option was to buy a new case which was a worthy replacement and not too expensive and my eye (and feature sense) fell in love with the Cooler Master Storm Scout.

After assembling it carefully over hours, I’m quite convinced of that rig. I thought I could as well share some pictures…

I must add, that the cooling which the new case offers is enormous and specially for gaming and when the air around it becomes hotter, this is the ideal solution as you can basically fit in as many fans as anyone could think of.

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