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VM Servers

Plan

Have multiple coordinated VM servers for use with projects, as control interfaces to tools, and as a PXE server for thin clients.

Hardware

Requirements

  • >=6 cores total
  • >10GB RAM
  • dual >=1Gb/s NICs or ability to add with consumer grade hardware
  • sata out the wazzoo

FOSSable

  • coreboot support

Implementation

Multiple servers


NAS

Plan

Have network attached redundant storage for use as a VM image source and as a software and media repository.

Specs

  • 64bit
  • >1 core
  • >=2GB RAM
  • 1+ >=1Gb/s NIC
  • as much storage space as can be acquired

Implementation

Proxy

Plan

Have a machine that can capture requests for common ISOs and distro packages and use local copies fetched during non business hours.

Specs

  • 64bit
  • >2 core
  • 1+ >=1Gb/s NIC

Implementation