Welcome to the RTFB (Reaching Technology From Blogs) Episode 8 Blog. Guests on RTFB are given an opportunity to talk about and promote their blogs. Thai Le joins us this time to talk about two of his blogs. For the first blog, Thai talks about how to speed up a cloud environment and workload performance on Intel® Architecture. In his second blog, Thai talks about considerations for tuning an Intel Xeon Linux/Apache server.
A few hours ago, I released a pretty nice improvement to Meshcentral.com, much improved Intel AMT Hardware KVM support. If you happen to manage computers with Intel AMT 6.0 or above with the right CPU and no added graphics card, you have a remote desktop server built right into your computer's hardware. It's basicaly a VNC server.
When one wishes to deploy Intel TXT in a cloud environment across a broad volume of systems the first requirement is enabling the technology within the BIOS on those systems. This article describes a methodology that will allow one to automate this process on Dell servers using Lifecycle Controller iDRAC – Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller*.