Chapter 6. Adding a new Redfish Physical Infrastructure Provider to Red Hat CloudForms
This section describes how to add a new Redfish physical infrastructure provider to Red Hat CloudForms using CloudForms graphical interface. First step is to log in. Then navigate to Compute → Physical Infrastructure → Providers page from the main navigation on the left.
In the Configuration drop-down, select Add a New Physical Infrastructure Provider:
Type in the name of the new Redfish physical infrastructure provider in the Name field and select Redfish in the Type drop-down:
This will reveal fields to describe the endpoint of the new Redfish physical infrastructure provider for Red Hat CloudForms. Populate them as needed:
To proceed, click Validate. If the credential validation was successful, click Add. The Physical Infrastructure Providers list will display the new provider:
It takes about a minute before the inventory gets populated for the first time, so use the browser’s refresh function to obtain an updated status.