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[[Category:Infrastructure]]
 
[[Category:Infrastructure]]
==Plan==
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[[Category:Equipment]]
Have a VM server for use with projects and as a PXE server for thin clients.
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==VM Servers==
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===Plan===
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Have multiple coordinated VM servers for use with projects, as control interfaces to tools, and as a PXE server for thin clients.
  
 
===Hardware===
 
===Hardware===
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* >=6 cores total
 
* >=6 cores total
 
* >10GB RAM
 
* >10GB RAM
* dual >=1GB NICs or ability to add with consumer grade hardware
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* dual >=1Gb/s NICs or ability to add with consumer grade hardware
 
* sata out the wazzoo
 
* sata out the wazzoo
  
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* coreboot support
 
* coreboot support
  
==Implementation==
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===Implementation===
 
Multiple servers
 
Multiple servers
  
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==NAS==
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===Plan===
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Have network attached redundant storage for use as a VM image source and as a software and media repository.
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===Specs===
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* 64bit
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* >1 core
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* >=2GB RAM
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* 1+ >=1Gb/s NIC
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* as much storage space as can be acquired
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===Implementation===
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* [[Server_Albert|albert]] NAS/proxy
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==Proxy==
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===Plan===
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Have a machine that can capture requests for common ISOs and distro packages and use local copies fetched during non business hours.
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===Specs===
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* 64bit
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* >2 core
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* 1+ >=1Gb/s NIC
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===Implementation===
 
* [[Server_Albert|albert]] NAS/proxy
 
* [[Server_Albert|albert]] NAS/proxy

Revision as of 08:23, 19 May 2014


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