Provision and Manage Resources In Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) with Chef Knife Plugin

In the previous post, we configure the Chef Knife Plugin in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). Configure Chef Knife Plugin in OCI Now, we can provision & manage resources in in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) with Chef Knife Plugin. Create a VM compute instance with Knife command.

Now go to OCI console and verify it. […]

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Configure Chef Knife Plugin in OCI

Chef is a configuration management tool for dealing with machine setup on physical servers, virtual machines and in the cloud. Chef Infra is a powerful automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code. Whether you’re operating in the cloud, on-premises, or in a hybrid environment, Chef Infra automates how infrastructure is configured, deployed, and managed across […]

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Monitoring OCI with Grafana

In previous post, we installed Grafana on server. Now, we are going to install OCI Plugin for Grafana and set up monitoring.  Login to server and check grafana cli is working or not.

Then list the plug-in from CLI commands.

After that install the plug-in.

On sucessful installation of plug-in, restart the […]

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Installation of Grafana on OCI Instance

In this post, we will show you how to install Grafana from the repository on a OCI Instance which Oracle Linux 7.7 running. First, connect to the server with private key and the fetch the latest package of Grafana from https://grafana.com/grafana/download.

Now install Grafana using the following yum command.

Now Install dependent libraries. […]

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OCI Cloud Instance with Jenkins

In this post, we can add OCI compute instance with Jenkins. As a prerequisite, we already configured OCI plugins and add the credentails in Jenkins. On the Jenkins Server console, click Manage Jenkins, and Configure System. Scroll Down to the end of page under Cloud section. Use the credentials which we created in previous post. […]

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Add OCI Credentials in Jenkins

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Credentials are required to connect to your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.  On the Jenkins Server console, click Manage Jenkins, and Configure System. Scroll Down to the end of page under Cloud section, click Add a new cloud and select Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute. In Name provide any name & Credentials, click Add and select Jenkins In Add […]

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Jenkins Plugin for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Plugin allows users to access and manage cloud resources on the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) from Jenkins. A Jenkins master instance with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Compute Plugin can spin up OCI Instances (slaves or agents) on demand within OCI, and remove the Instances and free its resources automatically once the Job […]

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Jenkins Installation on Oracle Linux

Jenkins is a free and open source automation server. Jenkins helps to automate the non-human part of the software development process, with continuous integration and facilitating technical aspects of continuous delivery. Let’s begin with installation of jenkins on Linux based server. Login to server and install the java or update the java if it’s already […]

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