ITSS will be re-purposing old hardware for new testing tasks.
ITSS has recently refreshed the hardware in our production VMware cluster, which provides the infrastructure to run all of our virtual servers.
Since the old hardware is still functioning, the aged servers will be put to good use as a dedicated test cluster. This cluster will be used by ITSS to test new:
- major VMware updates without the risk of impacting production services.
- products that can improve our current infrastructure.
- infrastructure designs that may provide us with some benefits.