Flint IT Automation Platform

An adaptive automation Platform for evolving IT technologies

In this blog we will see in detail how an openstack environment is setup from scratch using VMware vSphere.

Prerequisites

  • VMware vSphere installed and running on the machine.
  • Mirantis fuel 5.1.1 iso image uploaded in the respective cluster.
  • Here my Host cluster is : cfx-lab-esxi03.cf…

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Infrastructure Monitoring is the key to effective management,but is it enough only to monitor and send alerts? Flint offers you to fix your critical services when they are down or unavailable within no-time.

In the previous blog,we learned how Flint can integrate with Nagios,now in this blog we wi…

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What if our critical services are monitored and auto-remediation happens when they are down or unavailable! Flint can make this happen for you.

Let's see in more detail how Flint can automate the downtime-to-uptime scenario within an IT infrastructure in integration with Nagios Core.

In this demo…

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Digital transformation will require new skills and a shift in IT investments

By 2018, 35% of IT resources will be spent to support the creation of new digital revenue streams and by 2020 almost 50% of IT budgets will be tied to digital transformation initiatives. A greater reliance on digital will…

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I recall the usual scenario in the office as the holiday season approaches. People busy in wrapping up their work, sending the year-end status emails and discussing their holiday plans. With contrast to this, IT staff and support area used to have a slightly different environment. They are preparin…

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Imagine your Apache HTTP Server goes down mid-night and the personnel responsible for this is not in office until morning. It is totally a nightmare!

Manual intervention is not a good idea when you require an immediate attention on such service failure as well as quicker remediation to avoid servi…

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Recently, Amazon announced AWS IoT, a new platform that makes it easy for devices — cars, turbines, sensor grids, light bulbs, and more – to connect to AWS services so that companies can store, process, analyze, and act on the volumes of data generated by connected devices on a global scale.

In th…

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CIOs and IT teams will need to treat "things"in IoT the same way they treat their customers requesting service. According to Gartner - By 2018, 6 billion connected things or devices will be requesting support.

In the previous blog, we have performed how to integrate devices or things with AWS IoT…

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According to leading technology analysts, There is an - ^ Upward Trend in Digitalizing Business ^ Expansion of Cloud computing - BigData Analytics - Internet of Things

CIOs facing a huge challenge in order to bring disparate technologies, systems and applications within the organization onto a sta

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Many businesses enjoy greater benefit through IT process automation.

Does your business need IT processes automation?

Here are six questions that will help you to decide:

Do you still hold on routine manual tasks in IT Process operations?

If you still performing manual tasks/activities to support th…

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Automation as Code

Identify, Track, Audit & debug changes in your automation.

In Flint, all the automation you do is represented as code. This code could be Ruby and Groovy scripts; we call them Flintbits. Working with automation as code gives you numerous advantages such as-

  • Identifying the chang…

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Imagine a symphony of professional and trained musicians playing their instruments with skill, but completely out of sync with each other. Would the audience appreciate performance? Of course not! Because the overall musical experience they create is not well orchestrated. End users want a well-orc…

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