Red Hat Summit 2017 Button Push Deployments With Integrated Red Hat Open Management DEMO

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So here we are again. In less then a week I will be speaking again at Red Hat Summit. Last year I showed how you can deploy multi-tier multi-host applications across AWS, GCP, Azure and RHV with CloudForms, Satellite6 and Ansible Tower. A year went by but requests from customers wanting to testdrive the power… Read More »Red Hat Summit 2017 Button Push Deployments With Integrated Red Hat Open Management DEMO

How CloudForms Performs OpenScap Image Scans

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In May 2015 banyan published that they found over 30% of Official Images in Docker Hub Contain High Priority Security Vulnerabilities. In August 2015, FlawCheck surveyed enterprises asking which piece of the security equation was their top concern about running containers in production environments. At 42%, Vulnerabilities & Malware in container workloads was the top… Read More »How CloudForms Performs OpenScap Image Scans

Ansible for Juniper EX2200-c

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In my home lab I have 4 Juniper in a virtual chassis. I currently use fedora 24 as my host system so I had to install some binaries and fix some code before I got this running. First you have to install the latest stable ansible version. Then you need junos-eznc. For fedora run the… Read More »Ansible for Juniper EX2200-c

OpenShift 3.4 Standalone Registry (Atomic Registry)

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I realized today that the current OpenShift 3.4 documentation around installing the standalone registry is missing an important parameter. Here is the link to the bug openshift_master_default_subdomain missing . Its a small error but has some impact as the route registry-console-default.yourdomain will not be exposed externally. Remember the standalone OpenShift registry is a full OpenShift… Read More »OpenShift 3.4 Standalone Registry (Atomic Registry)

Deny container image execution via CloudForms 4.2 / OpenShift 3.4

I’ve been waiting for this feature since quite a while and its finally here and working. CloudForms 4.2 and OpenShift 3.4 have the ability combined of scanning docker images and define if the images are compliant or not. If the image is not compliant CloudForms annotates the image in OpenShift with images.openshift.io/deny-execution: true and if… Read More »Deny container image execution via CloudForms 4.2 / OpenShift 3.4

Red Hat Summit 2017 S102320: Button Push Deployments With Integrated Red Hat Open Management

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My 2017 redhat summit talk Button Push Deployments With Integrated Red Hat Open Management got accepted. I have the big honor of sharing the talk not just with my last years co presenter Michael Dahlgren but also with Red Hat EMEA’S configuration management extraordinaire Maxim Burgerhout. As we combine our talks you can expect an… Read More »Red Hat Summit 2017 S102320: Button Push Deployments With Integrated Red Hat Open Management

CloudForms AWS IAM policies

To enable Cloudforms to connect to the AWS provider you need to following policies: AmazonEC2FullAccess AWSConfigUserAccess IAMReadOnlyAccess IAMUserSSHKeys AWSCloudFormationReadOnlyAccess As well as two custom policies CFMESNS { “Version”: “2012-10-17”, “Statement”: [ { “Effect”: “Allow”, “Action”: [ “sns:*” ], “Resource”: “arn:aws:sns:us-east-1:${AWS-ACCT_ID}:AWSConfig_topic” } ] } CFMESQS { “Version”: “2012-10-17”, “Statement”: [ { “Effect”: “Allow”, “Action”: [ “sqs:*”… Read More »CloudForms AWS IAM policies

Deploy and build containers on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.4 via CloudForms 4.2 self service

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I had multiple requests if CloudForms is able to provision containers via self service to the Red Hat OpenShift container platform. I liked the idea as you can not expect from every developer in your company to know how to create templates or build configs. I will walk you through, step by step how this… Read More »Deploy and build containers on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.4 via CloudForms 4.2 self service