Centos 6 PXE Server

The following instructions detail how to setup a Centos 6 server to act as a PXE server allowing for installs over the network. In this case this server acts as a dedicated management server for our server environment so it acts as a DHCP server for the management network. If you are running a separate DHCP server then when it comes to configuring DHCP do it on your DHCP server.

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XBMC Sync Library

I have been running XBMC at home on an Apple TV for a while now. I have all videos stored on a server running Centos 5.5 with videos accessed over SMB. Recently I added another one however I wanted to make sure the libraries between the two stayed in sync. I also wanted to configure my PC with XBMC so that I could use that to easily manage my Libraries (Even with a universal remote it is a pain to do it on ATV’s)
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Freeswitch Callcenter SMS Alerts

We recently deployed Freeswitch as our phone system. We are using mod_callcenter to manage our call queues. I wrote the below php script to send out an SMS alert if a call is sitting in a queue and there are no agents logged in. We are using Clickatell as our SMS gateway however you just need to modify the sendnotification function to a different provider. Just change the globals variables at the top to make it work for your setup
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