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March 10, 2017
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Deftly Pulling Your Servers’ Strings with Puppet

Deftly Pulling Your Servers’ Strings with Puppet

If all you’re doing is running a single server instance, you don’t need DevOps tools such as Puppet. But, if you’re setting up and managing multiple servers, you need Puppet. Oh, you could run dozens of servers using shell scripts. … Continue reading

May 12, 2015
by sjvn01
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Intel partners with eASIC for custom cloud silicon

On May 12, Intel announced that it would develop integrated products with eASIC that combine superior processing performance and customizable hardware for data centers and the cloud. The companies promise that these new components will be up up to two … Continue reading

July 30, 2014
by sjvn01
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Red Hat starts work on 64-bit ARM servers

Red Hat, the Linux king today and the would-be OpenStack cloud king tomorrow, is putting its money and resources on the line by betting — with its ARM Partner Early Access Program — that the 64-bit ARM architecture is ready for the data … Continue reading