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Hybrid Cloud Management with Red Hat CloudForms by Sangram Rath

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Types of policies

There are two types of policies you can create from Red Hat CloudForms Management Engine:

  • A control policy
  • A compliance policy

In the following topics, we will see how to create these types of policies using the examples cited earlier.

All the steps here are performed by navigating to Control and selecting Explorer.

Control policy

A control policy is used to manage the hybrid cloud environment by performing actions based on a condition's outcome. Control policies are created using events, conditions, and actions, and thus they require that we work with all of these three components.

Creating a control policy

Creating a control policy involves creating conditions, assigning events to the policy, and setting actions for the outcomes of ...

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