[Beowulf] recommendation on crash cart for a cluster room: full cluster KVM is not an option I suppose?
eugen at leitl.org
Wed Sep 30 07:20:18 PDT 2009
On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 08:58:22AM -0500, Rahul Nabar wrote:
> > By the way, which hardware do you use?
> Dell in the past. This time around still comparing vendors.
Are you happy with the IPMI on Supermicro? I've been unable to
personally test a KVM + remote media IPMI from them, especially
the one integrated into their newer motherboards. I was quite
happy with Sun's eLOM. Less happy with HP and Dell (and Fujitsu-Siemens)
which require extra licenses to unlock anything above baseline
capability IPMI (oh, and don't get the started on them not selling
empty drive caddies).
Eugen* Leitl <a href="http://leitl.org">leitl</a> http://leitl.org
ICBM: 48.07100, 11.36820 http://www.ativel.com http://postbiota.org
8B29F6BE: 099D 78BA 2FD3 B014 B08A 7779 75B0 2443 8B29 F6BE
More information about the Beowulf