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Using StackIQ to deploy on bare-meta

May 10, 2017 opsadmin 0

Recently I was requested to build a 96 node bare metal linux environment to service Hadoop, open-stack,docker, etc all on the fly. Building 96 nodes individually was not something I was willing to tackle and […]


Racadm, and IDrac

May 5, 2017 opsadmin 0

I created this page as a reference as I recently had a need to build a hadoop cluster running on r720 Dells. We are using StackIQ to provision systems but I had a need to […]


Handy chef commands

April 28, 2017 opsadmin 0

Short cuts for doing chef automation in my LAB #chef server install yum install wget wget rpm -Uvh chef-server-core-12.6.0-1.el7.x86_64.rpm chef-server-ctl reconfigure chef-server-ctl user-create admin andy parsons password –filename admin chef-server-ctl user-create andyp andy […]