Kickstart vs FAI vs Cobbler vs Spacewalk vs OpenQRM

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Server provisioning is nothing but load the Linux or UNIX like operating systems automatically with actual operating systems, device drivers, data, and make a server ready for network operation without any user input. Typically you select a server from a pool of available servers, load the operating systems (such as RHEL, Fedora, FreeBSD, Debian), and finally customize storage, network (IP, gateway, bounding etc), drivers, applications, users etc. Using the following tools you can perform automated unattended operating system installation, configuration, set virtual machines and much more. These software can be used to install a lot (say thousands) of Linux and UNIX systems at the same time.
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8 Ways to Speed Up the Performance of CakePHP Apps

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Intro

It’s a not so well kept secret that CakePHP is slow. What isn’t well know is that this is done by design. I could get in a lot of trouble by revealing this, but I’m willing to take that risk. I have records, a paper trail a mile long, showing members of the Cake dev team investing heavily in the stock of Dell, IBM, Cisco and other server companies. We’ve all heard the expression “hardware is cheap, and programmers are expensive.” The Cake team figure out how to monetize that by making a framework that is fast to develop with, but slow to run. They want you to throw more hardware at it. Ingenious, right? Well I’m here to end all of that. Every time you use one of the tips in this article it’s one less gold chain on the neck of a Cake developer.

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ServerFocus has a new lay-out

We have replaced the old default WordPress lay-out by a new lay-out based on the WordPress framework Genesis. Since blogs are mostly about contact, we decided to make the change.

The focus is much more on the content and the site is more minimalistic. Please let us know what you think.