centeralized server management solutions
brandon.galbraith at gmail.com
Sat Feb 20 16:48:49 CST 2010
Sorry for top post, posting from bb.
Spacewalk is the open source upstream of redhat satellite. Can be used
for installation/provisioning and config management. Ties in well with
puppet and func.
On 2/20/10, Chuck Anderson <cra at wpi.edu> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 20, 2010 at 01:29:38PM -0600, Mehmet Akcin wrote:
>> Centralized solution and server wont be on the same network , but each
>> will have internet access
>> Drac cards come with Compact Flash cards
>> Bandwidth may not be quite fast and latency might be higher when
>> connecting to the centralized solution.
>> Monitoring can be apart from the server maintenance solution as I already
>> primarily use cacti/nagios/IMapper.
> You didn't specify what OS'es you deploy, but for Linux/Red Hat-like
> systems: PXE boot, Kickstart , Puppet , Bacula .
> PXE/Kickstart/Puppet can be managed with Cobbler . Foreman 
> is an alternative for managing Puppet hosts.
>  http://reductivelabs.com/products/puppet/
>  http://www.bacula.org/en/
>  https://fedorahosted.org/cobbler/
>  http://theforeman.org/
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