Book Image

Hybrid Cloud Management with Red Hat CloudForms

By : Sangram Rath
Book Image

Hybrid Cloud Management with Red Hat CloudForms

By: Sangram Rath

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (17 chapters)
Hybrid Cloud Management with Red Hat CloudForms
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Index

A

  • action
    • about / Actions
  • adaptive management platform / Architecture
  • alerts
    • about / Alerts
    • creating / Creating a new alert
    • example, creating / Creating an alert example
    • operations / Other alert operations
  • Amazon EC2
    • adding, as cloud provider / Adding Amazon EC2 as a cloud provider
  • Amazon EC2 instance
    • provisioning / Provisioning an Amazon EC2 instance
  • Amazon EC2 instance, provisioning
    • Request tab / Request
    • Purpose tab / Purpose
    • Catalog tab / Catalog
    • Environment tab / Environment
    • Properties tab / Properties
    • Customize tab / Customize
    • Schedule tab / Schedule
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) / Hybrid cloud management challenges
  • APIs
    • supported APIs / Supported APIs
    • Representational State Transfer (REST) API / REST API
    • SOAP APIs / SOAP APIs
  • Automate workflows
    • invoking, ways / Automate workflows

B

  • benefits, Red Hat CloudForms / Benefits
  • bottlenecks
    • viewing / Bottlenecks

C

  • capabilities, Red Hat CloudForms
    • about / Capabilities
    • insight / Capabilities
    • control / Capabilities
    • automate / Capabilities
    • integrate / Capabilities
  • capacity and utilization (C & U) / Adding Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization as an infrastructure provider
  • catalogs / Catalogs and service catalogs
  • Ceilometer service
    • URL / The Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack platform
  • chargeback
    • prerequisite / Chargeback
    • working, with rates / Chargeback
    • rate, creating / Creating a Chargeback rate
    • rate, assigning / Assigning a Chargeback rate
    • report, creating / Creating a Chargeback report
  • charts
    • about / Charts
    • capacity and utilization charts, viewing / Viewing capacity and utilization charts
  • CloudForms Management Engine Automate model
    • about / CloudForms Management Engine Automate
    • organizational units / The Automate organizational units
    • domains / Domains
    • namespaces / Domains
    • working with / Working with the Automate model
    • custom domain, creating / Creating a custom domain
    • namespace, creating / Creating a namespace
    • class, creating / Creating a class
    • class, copying / Copying a class
    • schema, creating / Creating a schema
    • instance, adding / Adding an instance
    • instance, copying / Copying an instance
  • CloudForms Management Engine Virtual Appliance
    • configuring / Configuring the CloudForms Management Engine Virtual Appliance
    • database, configuring / Configuring the database
    • EVM server process, starting / Starting the EVM server process
  • cloud management platform
    • about / What is a cloud management platform?
    • URL / What is a cloud management platform?
    • capabilities / What is a cloud management platform?
  • cloud providers
    • adding / Adding cloud providers
    • Amazon EC2, adding as / Adding Amazon EC2 as a cloud provider
    • Red Hat OpenStack, adding as / Adding Red Hat OpenStack as a cloud provider
    • auto-discovering / Auto-discovering providers
    • discovering / Discovering cloud providers
  • compliance policy
    • about / Compliance policy
    • creating / Creating a compliance policy
    • new condition, creating / Creating a new condition
    • condition, assigning / Assigning the condition to the compliance policy
  • condition, control policy
    • creating / Creating a condition
    • expression, creating / Creating an expression
    • expression, modifying / Modifying or removing expressions
    • expression, removing / Modifying or removing expressions
    • adding / Adding the condition to the control policy
  • conditions
    • about / Conditions
  • control policy
    • about / Control policy
    • creating / Creating a control policy
    • condition, creating / Creating a condition
    • condition, adding / Adding the condition to the control policy
    • events, setting / Setting the events
    • action, setting / Setting the action

D

  • dashboard
    • about / Dashboard
    • widgets / Widgets
    • Usage option / Usage
  • data
    • collection, enabling / Enabling data collection
    • collection / Data collection
  • data collection
    • capacity / Collecting capacity and utilization data
    • utilization / Collecting capacity and utilization data
    • capacity and utilization coordinator / Collecting capacity and utilization data
    • capacity and utilization data collector / Collecting capacity and utilization data
    • capacity and utilization data processor / Collecting capacity and utilization data
    • enabling / Enabling data collection
    • capacity, pre-requisites / Prerequisites for capacity and utilization data collection
    • utilization, pre-requisites / Prerequisites for capacity and utilization data collection
    • about / Data collection
  • domains, CloudForms Management Engine Automate model
    • ManageIQ / Domains
    • RedHat / Domains

E

  • events
    • about / Events

H

  • hybrid cloud management challenges
    • about / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • centralized management / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • life cycle management / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • capacity management / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • chargeback / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • governance / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • orchestration / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • integration / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • security and compliance / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • unified analytics / Hybrid cloud management challenges
    • external cloud / Hybrid cloud management challenges

I

  • images
    • about / Images
  • infrastructure providers
    • adding / Adding infrastructure providers
    • VMware, adding as / Adding VMware as an infrastructure provider
    • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, adding as / Adding Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization as an infrastructure provider
    • hosts, authenticating / Authenticating infrastructure provider hosts
    • auto-discovering / Auto-discovering providers
    • discovering / Discovering infrastructure providers
  • instances / Adding cloud providers
  • instances / virtual machines
    • retiring / Retiring instances/virtual machines
    • retirement date, modifying / Modifying or removing the retirement date
    • retirement date, removing / Modifying or removing the retirement date
    • post-retirement scenarios / Post-retirement scenarios

J

  • JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) / Content types

L

  • life cycle management
    • about / Life cycle management
    • provisioning / Life cycle management
    • retirement / Life cycle management

M

  • ManageIQ
    • about / The open source version of Red Hat CloudForms
    • URL / The open source version of Red Hat CloudForms
  • methods
    • about / Methods
    • global variable ($evm) / Global variable $evm
    • hierarchy / Methods hierarchy
    • list, URL / Methods hierarchy
    • creating / Creating a method

N

  • namespaces, CloudForms Management Engine Automate model
    • cloud namespace / Domains
    • infrastructure namespace / Domains
    • service namespace / Domains
    • control namespace / Domains
    • system namespace / Domains
  • namespaces, RedHat
    • cloud / Domains
    • infrastructure / Domains
    • integration / Domains
    • portfolio / Domains
    • system / Domains

O

  • OpenStack instance
    • provisioning / Provisioning an OpenStack instance
  • Open Virtualization Format (OVF) / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
  • optimization
    • Red Hat CloudForms / Optimization

P

  • policies
    • about / Policies
    • use cases / Policies
    • types / Types of policies
    • control policy / Control policy
    • compliance policy / Compliance policy
    • simulating / Simulating policies
  • PostgreSQL database
    • URL / Configuring the database
  • pre-requisites, data collection
    • about / Prerequisites for capacity and utilization data collection
    • Red Hat Enterprise virtualization / Red Hat Enterprise virtualization
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack platform / The Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack platform
  • provider information
    • viewing / Viewing and editing provider information
    • editing / Viewing and editing provider information
  • provisioning
    • types / Types of provisioning
    • about / Introduction to provisioning
    • Amazon EC2 instance / Provisioning an Amazon EC2 instance
  • provisioning, types
    • virtual machines / Virtual machines
    • instances / Instances
    • hosts / Hosts
  • provisioning dialogs
    • working with / Working with provisioning dialogs
    • structure / The structure of a provisioning dialog
    • customizing / Customizing or creating a new provisioning dialog
    • creating / Customizing or creating a new provisioning dialog
  • ProvisionRequestApproval / State machines, Approving requests, Automatic approval
  • ProvisionRequestQuotaVerification state machine / Quotas

Q

  • quotas
    • about / Quotas
    • modifying / Modifying quotas

R

  • Red Hat CloudForms
    • capabilities / Introducing Red Hat CloudForms, Capabilities
    • about / Introducing Red Hat CloudForms
    • advantages / Advantages
    • architecture / Architecture
    • components / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
    • benefits / Benefits
    • supported providers / Supported providers
    • open source version / The open source version of Red Hat CloudForms
    • Management Engine appliance, deploying / Deploying the Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine Appliance
    • policies / Policies
    • optimization / Optimization
  • Red Hat CloudForms, components
    • about / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
    • CloudForms Management Engine Server (Server) / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
    • Virtual Management Database (VMDB) / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
    • CloudForms Management Engine Console (Console) / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
    • SmartProxy / The components of Red Hat CloudForms
  • Red Hat CloudForms installation
    • system requirements / System requirements
  • Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine
    • chargeback / Chargeback
  • Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine appliance
    • deploying / Deploying the Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine Appliance
    • appliance, obtaining / Obtaining the appliance
    • URL / Obtaining the appliance
    • appliance image, creating / Creating the appliance image in OpenStack
    • instance, launching / Launching the appliance instance
  • Red Hat CloudForms web console
    • about / The Red Hat CloudForms web console
    • system requirements / System requirements
    • additional requirements / System requirements
    • accessing / Accessing the Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine web console
    • navigating / Navigating the web console
    • features / Navigating the web console
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
    • adding, as infrastructure provider / Adding Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization as an infrastructure provider
  • Red Hat OpenStack
    • adding, as cloud provider / Adding Red Hat OpenStack as a cloud provider
  • relationships
    • about / Relationships
  • report
    • about / Reports
    • creating / Creating a new report
    • tabs / Creating a new report
    • Columns tab / The Columns tab
    • Consolidation tab / The Consolidation tab
    • Formatting tab / The Formatting tab
    • Styling tab / The Styling tab
    • Filter tab / The Filter tab
    • Summary tab / The Summary tab
    • Charts tab / The Charts tab
    • Timeline tab / The Timeline tab
    • Preview tab / The Preview tab
    • running / Running a report
    • viewing / Viewing and downloading reports
    • downloading / Viewing and downloading reports
    • operations / Other report operations
    • importing / Importing/exporting reports
    • exporting / Importing/exporting reports
  • Representational State Transfer (REST) API
    • about / REST API
    • accessing / Accessing REST APIs
    • content types / Content types
    • supported HTTP methods / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
    • collections, accessing / Accessing collections, resources, and subcollections, Collections
    • resources, accessing / Accessing collections, resources, and subcollections, Resources
    • subcollections, accessing / Accessing collections, resources, and subcollections, Subcollections
    • reference URL / Further reading on REST APIs for Red Hat CloudForms
  • Request ID / Schedule
  • request related tasks
    • deny / Other request-related tasks
    • copy / Other request-related tasks
    • edit / Other request-related tasks
    • delete / Other request-related tasks
  • requests
    • viewing / Viewing requests
    • approving / Approving requests
    • automatic approval / Automatic approval
    • manual approval / Manual approval
    • related tasks / Other request-related tasks
  • Role-based Administration (RBA) / Capabilities
  • Ruby-based code / Methods

S

  • schema
    • creating / Creating a schema
    • adding / Adding a schema
    • editing / Editing and removing a schema
    • removing / Editing and removing a schema
    • sequence, reordering / Reordering the schema sequence
  • service catalog / Catalogs and service catalogs
  • SmartState
    • about / SmartState analysis
    • analysis / SmartState analysis
    • prerequisites / SmartState analysis
    • SmartProxy / SmartProxy
    • analysis, running / Running a SmartState analysis
  • SOAP APIs
    • about / SOAP APIs
    • WEB Services Definition Language (WDSL), calling / Calling a Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
    • reference URL / Further reading on SOAP APIs for Red Hat CloudForms
  • state machine
    • about / State machines
    • components / State machine components
    • viewing / Viewing a state machine
    • modifying / Modifying a state machine
    • domain, creating / Creating a new domain
    • instance, copying / Copying the state machine instance
    • instance, modifying / Modifying the state machine instance
  • state machine, components
    • On_Entry / State machine components
    • On_Exit / State machine components
    • On_Error / State machine components
    • Default value / State machine components
    • Max retries / State machine components
    • Max time / State machine components
  • state machine instance
    • modifying / Modifying the state machine instance
    • modification types / Other types of modifications
  • subcollections
    • accessing / Subcollections
    • service templates / Subcollections
    • tags / Subcollections
    • automation request tasks / Subcollections
    • provision request tasks / Subcollections
  • supported APIs
    • about / Supported APIs
  • supported HTTP methods, REST API
    • GET / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
    • POST / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
    • PUT / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
    • PATCH / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
    • DELETE / Supported HTTP methods for REST API
  • supported providers, Red Hat CloudForms
    • about / Supported providers
    • infrastructure providers / Infrastructure providers
    • cloud providers / Cloud providers
  • system requirements
    • supported platforms / System requirements
    • for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, URL / System requirements
    • for CloudForms installation, URL / System requirements
    • additional OpenStack requirements / Additional OpenStack requirements
    • security group / Additional OpenStack requirements
    • flavor / Additional OpenStack requirements
    • key pair / Additional OpenStack requirements

U

  • utilization
    • about / Utilization
    • trends, viewing / Viewing utilization trends

V

  • virtual machines
    • planning for / Planning for new virtual machines
  • VMware
    • adding, as infrastructure provider / Adding VMware as an infrastructure provider

W

  • WEB Services Definition Language (WDSL)
    • calling / Calling a Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
  • widgets
    • about / Widgets
    • reports / Widgets
    • categories / Widgets
    • adding / Adding a widget
    • tasks, from dashboard / Widget tasks from the dashboard
    • creating / Creating widgets
    • content, populating / Creating widgets
    • editing / Creating widgets
    • copying / Creating widgets
    • deleting / Creating widgets
    • importing / Creating widgets
    • exporting / Creating widgets