Apple To Remove Java from Mac OS X? - Looks like Apple may finally be coming round to thinking that it's much easier for Oracle/Sun to maintain the JRE than do it yourself. As a user of Java, I'm quite interested in this as now we should find the OS X JRE keeping up with the JRE for other operating systems.
Running Batch Workloads on Sun's CMT Servers - A great post pointing out a very common mistake and assumption people make with Sun's CMT servers. A little bit of tweaking of your batch workload for the underlying hardware goes a long long way.