Everybody Loves Progress

Everybody loves progress. I hear that words from my business partners couple days ago. And make me realize something about challenge. Challenge will always come and try they very best to break us down, especially in business. Making progress is like a light of hope to go through any challenges we are facing. One of the key to create a great partnership and build your own dream team, is progress.Even We all loves progress, but We may not like change. Change is the beginning of a progress. … Read more...

Holiday is coming…

3 years and 1 month ago
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3 years and 3 months ago
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3 years and 3 months ago

Back to Ubuntu after so long

It was 3 years ago i used Ubuntu for my main primary operating system. As a web developer using Linux based Operating system make things easier. My last Ubuntu Desktop was Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. Now 3 years has passed and when i come back, i saw that Ubuntu has grown so fast, now i install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr as my primary operating system back again.My first impression was great, it was fast and lite, the Unity UI is smooth and easy to learn. But i feel it more like Mac OSX. … Read more...

Lesson Learned Why Backup Is Important

I have written some articles about how to do backup, and also realize that how important backup is. When things normally working you won't need the backup. But when shit happen, you will need your data so badly and otherwise the business will stop. So what happen yesterday wake me up and hit me very hard on how important the backup is.Yesterday our gateway server, it was run on Ubuntu desktop 11.04 with DHCP, DNS, Squid Cache and Router installed, the hard drive is suddenly stop working. Yes … Read more...

IvanKristianto.com Now Use CalibreFx Engine

It has been 7 months since i wrote the last article on this blog. There are many changes in my life and this blog has been abandon not because i don't prioritize it. But I'm more focusing on building our company CalibreWorks and built this WordPress themes engine called CalibreFx. Our company built this engine so all the developer can use it to easily built WordPress themes and all its features. I will comeback later for the CalibreFx features that been used in this themes.I called this … Read more...

Launching My Online Resume

Today on June 1st 2011 i proudly announce my new online resume to public. This resume is built on WordPress and use MyResume themes from Eleganthemes.com. This online resume intend to tell more about me and could contact me if you need my help. And since it built on WordPress, it is easy to track and update my recent projects/portfolios in professional way. And of course it give me more credibility so you can trust me and working with me in the future.[quote]I'm quite happy with my new … Read more...

Google Mail 503 Error

In my morning coffee time, i always open my email box, my blog, and some of my favorite websites. Usually in this meantime i take the time to reply my email, blog comment, Facebook comment and twitter. But today i have a different situation. I can't open my GMail inbox. I got Error 503 or temporarily down message. See the screenshoot below:I cannot access GMail for around 30 minutes. But after that it is accessible as normal. I wonder what happen. If they have a scheduled maintenance, … Read more...

What Cause IvanKristianto.com Down For 60 Hours

Some of you may notice that this blog have been down for a long time, roughly 60 hours. I thanks for all of you that emailed me and ask me what happen and support me through this frustrating down time. So what cause this down time? There was a security breach in my hosting provider core system, and all the data has been wiped out. All gone, without any backup and trace. And worst it's not just me, all other hundreds of clients have the same issue with me. All the VPS has been wiped out. By who? … Read more...