Red Hat Satellite vRA Module

VREALIZE AUTOMATION EXTENSIBILITY MODULE

Overview

The SovLabs Red Hat Satellite module for vRealize Automation increases IT agility and speed of delivery by driving Red Hat Satellite’s software and subscription management features from a cloud consumption model. Organizations depend on Red Hat Satellite’s errata management capabilities to stay compliant with security and bugfix management.
With the SovLabs Red Hat Satellite vRA module organizations can now easily drive multiple Satellite subscription configurations and ensure proper registration and content deployment from Red Hat systems provisioned from vRealize Automation.
Compatibility
Red Hat Satellite6.1, 6.2
VMware vRealize Automation7.x
VMware vRealize Orchestrator7.x
EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud (EHC)4.x

Quick Start Process

Features

Easily create software-defined Red Hat Satellite configurations

directly in vRA and tie them to existing catalog items to enable automatic subscription registration and content deployment via Satellite
  • Supports automatic downloading and installing Satellite CA onto a node (server with Red Hat OS)
  • Registers a node with Satellite activation key(s) during provisioning
  • Installs Katello agent on a node during provisioning
  • Option to force update a node from Satellite during provisioning
  • Unregisters a node during de-provisioning
  • Utilizes SovLabs Credential Store for credential reuse between multiple configuration definitions
  • Delivers dozens to thousands of Red Hat Satellite deployment scenarios with minimal overhead via dynamic template configurations and vRA property injection, avoiding Blueprint sprawl