WinRM & Ansible – ways of authentication and encryption

Ansible is used to easily configure a variety of systems.  Most companies use it to manage their Linux-based systems.

OSAD HackDay 2019

About The day after OSAD – it was that time again where the development team organized the HackDay on Foreman/Katello Open Source projects at the ATIX headquarters. 

Testing Ansible Rolls with Molecule

One of the advantages of the Configuration Management Tool Ansible is the easy to read and write code in YAML. This includes the ability to easily test its code.

Orcharhino Appliance

The orcharhino Appliance for VMware is a pre-configured orcharhino that is already pre-installed in a virtual machine and can be adapted to your own needs with little effort. The appliance is based on a CentOS 7 Linux and is delivered as OVA (Open Virtual Appliance / Open Virtual Archive) package.

OSAD 2019: Behind the Scenes of the Open Source Automation Days.

Monday, 14.10.2019, early morning at Hilton Munich Airport: After months of preparation the Open Source Automation Days 2019 started – this year with a workshop day and two conference days. Going through the feedback from the 150 attendees, this year, Munich’s largest manufacturer-independent open source conference was a complete success! We want to take you […]

The Tentacles of orcharhino – Deploying with Many Subnets

Manually and individually setting up or deploying servers is a tedious task. But wait a minute – there’s orcharhino, which automates just that! With our data center automation tool, hosts can be configured, provisioned and deployed at the touch of a button.

orcharhino meets Windows (Windows Network Deploy)

Since version 4.5.0 Windows installations have been possible with orcharhino. This means that in addition to numerous Linux derivatives, all newer Windows versions from “Server 2012” onwards can also be installed and managed with orcharhino.