Discuss the requirements for configuring software on a cluster's compute slices
Describe choices for cluster compute slice operation
Compare network-based system installation tools
pxelinux boot tool
Describe the installation and use of Red Hat
kickstart for installation
Introduce some of the concepts necessary for NFS diskless clusters
With infrastructure nodes firmly in place, available storage for saving system configuration information, and active networks, we are ready to begin installing the cluster's compute slices. Because the compute slices (or “worker” nodes) usually far outnumber the other system types in the cluster, ...