Archive | May, 2009

SourceForge Acquires Ohloh

Today SourceForge has acquired Ohloh. We at Ohloh are pretty awed and excited at the opportunity (and challenges) ahead. I plan on blogging more deeply over the next few weeks but I wanted to give you some background on why this makes sense. Most developers know that SourceForge is primarily a ‘forge’ (duh!) – providing […]

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Java/J2EE Expert Needed For A Short Chat

The good folks behind this website are in somewhat of a pickle. We need to get a J2EE expert (well, experienced person)’s professional advice. Can you help? Get in touch w/ us: IRC: in the #ohloh channel. GTalk/Jabber: Mail: What do you get out of it? Hmm… beyond satisfaction for a job […]

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Unexpected Outage

Our website suffered unplanned downtime from 1am to 10am this morning (PDT). The web growth we’ve seen lately came back to haunt us: our servers drew too much power and caused a circuit breaker to blow. We’ve reconfigured our power circuits to address this appropriately. Hardware failure aside, the real embarrassment for Ohloh is how […]

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