Keith Powers: "Why any company would ever have on onsite server anymore baffles me. The cloud is here."
Scott Weeks: Because technically-oriented folks want their data secure and fully in their control? :-) Being comfortable with Unix makes all this VERY easy.
scott weeks: I don't follow. I don't want my sensitive info on other's servers even though they say it is encrypted due to security concerns. I want to be in full control of my data. How does that relate to generating my own electricity or being on the grid? No security concerns with respect to electricity...
I *am* that guy. ;-) Security in Unix is good when you understand it.
scott weeks: I *am* that guy. ;-) Security in Unix is good when you understand it.
Scott Weeks: I guess that's one of the harder decisions a small company has to make regarding proprietary data protection: outsource vs. in-house technical ability. It just goes to show that no one size fits all.
Scott Weeks: Thanks for all the replies. It has forced me to re-evaluate my position and everyone needs that now and then.