Linux via the internet with boot.kernel.org
Sep 23, 2009, 19:06 (0 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Still in its early days, the project allows Linux systems to be
started via HTTP. Clients only require a broadband internet
connection and the open source gPXE boot loader, which can be
provided on a USB flash drive, a CD or – for those who miss
the good old days – a floppy disk."