F5 Red Hat OpenShift Lab

Solution Overview
The way applications are being built and deployed is in a state of change. Previously, monolithic applications were converted to containerized microservices, leading to higher efficiency and flexibility of resources. Now there is a new set of challenges around migrating applications to containers.

This lab demonstrates how F5 Container Ingress Services integrated with Red Hat OpenShift can provide security, scalability and availability of containerized applications in an enterprise environment. 

Before you get started...

Get familiar with Red Hat OpenShift and all it's top features. Learn how it integrates with F5 BIG-IP Container Ingress Services to provide security and scalability in an enterprise environment.

Goals & Objectives

This lab introduces engineers and developers to the unique integrations that can be leveraged with F5 Container Ingress Services and Red Hat OpenShift.

In this self-paced sandbox environment, you will:
  • Deploy a containerized application into OpenShift
  • Install and configure F5 Container Ingress Services
  • Create F5 Virtual IPs with Container Ingress Services
  • Configure SSL Offloading for Openshift on F5 BIG-IP
  • Capture network telemetry using F5 Telemetry Streaming and Grafana

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Hardware & Software

  • F5 BIG-IP
  • F5 Container Ingress Services
  • Red Hat OpenShift
  • Red Hat Ansible
  • Grafana