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Caching: Are multiple supply pools right for lazy readiness?

8 August, 2011
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Caching: Are multiple supply pools right for lazy readiness?

photo credit: Sam Beebe / Ecotrust Short version: Probably not. Slightly longer version: Maybe, but only in specific ways. Real answer: First, let’s answer the question “what is caching?”, at least in this context. The idea is that one might distribute multiple, redundant ‘caches’ of supplies in strategically valuable locations. From our standpoint, this would…

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Where do we begin?

22 May, 2011
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How do you start a new site like this? Let’s start by defining what we want to do. Why am I here typing and why are you here reading:  The reality is that we live in a world that can, at times, be a little dangerous. Big, unexpected events like earthquakes, floods and terrorism, but…

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