Red Hat Satellite Blog – Red Hat Customer Portal

With the ever changing landscape in IT, many enterprise environments are looking for ways to reduce or eliminate downtime, improve security, reduce footprint, and achieve application portability. Red Hat Enterprise Linux Atomic Host provides a way to achieve these goals. In this blog we cover the steps needed to setup Satellite 6 to deploy RHEL … Continue reading Red Hat Satellite Blog – Red Hat Customer Portal

An Introduction to Interoperability Challenges in the Modern Enterprise

The act of hooking-up a dishwasher is not unlike adding a Linux system to an existing enterprise IT environment. When you deploy a Linux system, it too needs to be “hooked-up”. As the data that flows through your environment consists of different kinds of objects (e.g. users, groups, hosts, and services) the associated identity information … Continue reading An Introduction to Interoperability Challenges in the Modern Enterprise

EL7 on old Acer Aspire 5520 Laptop

Reminder to self: When installing EL7 (RHEL7/CentOS7) on a old Acer Aspire 5520 laptop, fetch and install the following RPMs from elrepo.org: kmod-ath5k kmod-nvidia-304xx-304 nvidia-x11-drv-304xx-304 kmod-forcedeth Output of lspci (to add searchable keywords to this post): 00:00.0 RAM memory: NVIDIA Corporation MCP67 Memory Controller (rev a2) 00:01.0 ISA bridge: NVIDIA Corporation MCP67 ISA Bridge (rev … Continue reading EL7 on old Acer Aspire 5520 Laptop