This is part 1 of a series of posts on the new version of razor-server

1. Installing Razor - Yes the New Version..
2. Razor - DHCP and TFTP
3. Installing the Razor client and creating a repository
4. Installers, Policies and Tags

I assume that some of you are familiar with Razor - the provisioning system that was open sourced by EMC and written partially by Nick Weaver - his post about razor is here.

Jonas Rosland (@virtualswede) created a great walkthrough on how to deploy a provisioning server, and get yourself up and running.

In July 2013, the team decided on a new direction and a complete re-write of the product. 

--> Please see the rest on the blog : and the origin of the new Razor : 

Definitely a good practice to follow if you do not have Auto-Deploy with your VMware Licences and want to deploy many ESXi servers...