Normally for packages or parcel to add a new host it takes minimum 15 min, is there a way to reduce this timing.
Do you have any pointer to what takes the most time when adding a host? Likely candidates are
In both cases network speed could be a factor, but first it needs to be clear what specific action requires the most time. For point 1) please review /tmp/scm_prepare_node.log file on the new host. For 2) the CM agent log on the new host should give hints on the timing for the parcel distribution and activation.