Archive for the ‘procrastination’ Category

zomg school!

Monday, November 17th, 2008

no time to make a reasonable post but there is an amazing set of quotes from my network security book: At one of the final IETF meetings before AH and ESP were finalized, someone from Microsoft got up and gave an impassioned speech about how AH was useless given the existence ...


Friday, September 19th, 2008

So life has actually been somewhat exciting and full of (good and bad) things recently... among these things is the fact that I have massive wrist pain (both wrists!) so in lieu of a real update you should grab me and we'll chat.

MS, Part III

Friday, August 29th, 2008

I managed to salvage my schedule through the miracle of incorrect information about the MS project process. Turns out I was able to get a permit to work on my MS project for this semester which reduces the stress of having to do it alongside GRA and 12 hours of coursework, ...

Slow summer… thus far

Friday, May 30th, 2008

As indicated it's been a slow summer... work hasn't really picked up yet though I'm about to get started on my project which will inevitably make like a bit more stressful. As usual, I'm already buried in problems with the build system (not sure but this kind of stuff ...

Reflections on the onboarding experience

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

I've been through three first weeks with various companies (Proficient, Amazon, and now VMware) so the experience of joining a new workplace has become somewhat old hat[0]. I've found, in my vast experience[1], that the first week (or so) does a lot to set the tone of my tenure ...