So I purchased a couple of Supermicro servers with IPMI built in. They’re wonderful little IP-KVMs that allow you to access the machines via IP and also offer the ability to mount local media (CD-ROM, ISO, etc) and install an OS or software patch over the network from your local desktop. The only problem is, […]
This is exciting (and I rarely ever get giddy), but I’ve been searching for a laptop that would suit my needs for over a year now. Backstory: I moved away from having a desktop at home due to a multitude of reasons, but mainly for convenience. I realized I was on the road quite a […]
Migrating a Server to / from Amazon into Server Central, Linode or Any other VPS provider (or physical machine).
Update: For those of you who are looking for a drop-in replacement for Amazon, you should consider Server Central. I’ve had the pleasure of doing a very detailed performance study of various cloud providers (many of the enterprise providers) recently and the performance was nothing short of amazing. A special mention about their customer support. […]