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Foreman Community Newsletter - February 2018

1.17 RC1, Katello 3.5.1 & 3.6 RC1 and Lots of Deep dives!

Running Foreman with PostgreSQL 9.6 from Software Collections

When deploying Foreman on CentOS 7, you by default get PostgreSQL 9.2 as packaged in CentOS (and RHEL). However PostgreSQL 9.2 is officially EOL upstream and newer versions bring various performance improvements which might benefit the Foreman installation. This post will show how to deploy Foreman with PostgreSQL 9.6 from

Foreman Community Newsletter - January 2018

The 2018 community survey is here! Also events, demos, and the usual round-up

Security of Foreman's templating endpoint

Foreman has a powerful templating API that can be often leveraged in many ways. But in order to be able to use this endpoint, it is important to understand all concepts and limitations.

Foreman Community Newsletter - December 2017

Migrating from mailing lists, Katello 3.5, and the usual round-up

Foreman 1.16.0 is now available, featuring Puppet 5 support, Netgroup LDAP authentication, a more performant Host API, VMWare SCSI controllers with per -disc configuration and many other enhancements. Read all about the changes in the release notes, and follow the quick start to install it.

A new bug fix release for Foreman 1.15 is available. See the Foreman 1.15.6 release notes for more details.