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Balancing frontend servers  Posted on 02/21/2014
Initial situation I recently had the issue of finding a sollution that will fix the maximum number of open sockets on a server. By "old style" balancing the usual architecture is as follow: Two frontend web servers with HAProxy...
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Zoo parks  Posted on 01/20/2012
Winter holidays are gone, the winter weather seems like it’s just arriving and I took a long break from my writing. Too long! So here I am, back in business. Today: Zoo’s in München! How fun is that?!  I like going to...
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Winter holidays  Posted on 12/20/2011
Well, as you all know by now, “winter is coming” (he he) and along with it, besides cold, snow and wind, winter holidays: Saint Nicholas (Nicolae in romanian), Christmas (Crăciun) and New Year’s Eve (Anul Nou)....
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Englischer Garten – English Garden  Posted on 12/01/2011
The thing that really impressed me is that, in Munich, you have a lot of public green spaces. One of them, English Garden – one of the world’s largest urban public parks, measuring “only” 3.7 square km...
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Trip to Innsbruck  Posted on 11/24/2011
Last year, for Christmas, we decided to take a trip to Innsbruck, along with our daughter (naturally!) and some good old friends. We left in the morning by train (from Munich) and a hour and a half later we here at our destination. Alps...
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German Language  Posted on 11/17/2011
Well here’s a tough one. All my way through school I wanted to learn german. I really did! My first encounter with german language was in 5th grade. But, my mom will all her good intentions, transfered me at...
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Finding useful information  Posted on 11/17/2011
When I first came here, I suddenly realized that I am big girl in a pretty huge world. All new, all unknown and all in a completely different language. Before panicking, I grabbed the laptop and started digging on the internet with the aid...
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Online shopping – children section  Posted on 11/17/2011
Well, online shopping exist in Romania too, but here in Germany there is a website for everything. And of course, you can buy like …. everything! On the top of the list: - Amazon – amazon.de/ - huge selection for children...
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Munich and children  Posted on 11/17/2011
Children. They bring beauty to life, along with a “bit” of stress and much lack of sleep. Munich is a place where having a child means adventure, fun and discovery of beautiful places where you can “do stuff” with...
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Olympia – our first “love nest”  Posted on 11/16/2011
The first apartment we’ve rented was in Olympiazentrum area. Flat on Nadistr. A small flat, at the 3rd floor, in the “old” Olympic village. The Olympic village was build for the Olympic games in ’72, where all the...
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