Chapter 3. Prerequisites

The following preprequisites must be met to start using Redfish physical infrastructure provider for Red Hat CloudForms:

  • One or more physical systems with an embedded BMC that supports Redfish.
  • Administrator credentials for the BMC.
  • CloudForms appliance must be able to reach Redfish server on the physical system’s BMC network interface through at least one of the appliance’s own network interface.
  • For Redfish events to work, the BMC must support the Server-Side Events (SSE) technology.