This is part 4 in the series of BareMetal-as-a-Service with Ironic. In this article I will focus on highly distributed architectures. Baremetal cloud as a service for the edge and large environments.
What would be a good use of this architecture? I can think of few examples:
- managing lifecycle of hundreds of individual x86 servers monitoring production of the goods in manufacturing industry
- almost any x86 based IOT use case
- managing highly distributed infrastructure sitting in stores for the large retailers
- managing unreleased server equipment directly...Read more