Generating a new Satellite Certificate

  • Red Hat Customer Portal - self-service Satellite Certificate generation tool

    • Satellite customers can use the self-service Satellite Certificate generation tool in the Customer Portal by logging in as an Organizational Administrator user, navigating to Subscriptions → Subscription Management → Subscription Management Applications → Satellite tab, and choosing or creating a Satellite subscription management application. A walkthrough on how to generate a Satellite 5 certificate or Satellite 6 manifest can be found in this article.
      • SIDE NOTE: Aside from generating the certificate, Satellite 5.x servers running in connected mode still need to registered (rhn_register) and activate (rhn-satellite-activate) against RHN Classic Hosted, not Customer Portal Subscription Management.
  • Red Hat Satellite Certificate / Manifest FAQ

    • This article addresses the frequently asked questions for Red Hat Satellite Certificates and Manifests - what is in a Satellite Certificate or Manifest, when / how to get one, how to activate it, and more.
    • Answers the question "How to request a Red Hat Satellite Certificate or Manifest?" with instructions.