Administering CloudBees Core
- Getting started
- Key Capabilities
- Offering CD as a Service
- Centrally secure the cluster
- Ensure cluster availability, stability, and compliance
- Pipeline for CloudBees Core
- New User Experience
- Notification Webhook HTTP Endpoints
- Cross Team Collaboration
- Trigger Restrictions
- Expert support
- Reference architecture and materials
CloudBees Core provides Operations Center and Managed Masters as a service on most public and private cloud providers - including Amazon Web Services (AWS). CloudBees Core provides enterprise-grade features and capabilities that help organizations scale continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD).
Entrust your enterprise DevOps initiative to the only cloud native Distributed Pipeline Architecture for limitless scale and expansion. On-demand provisioning enables teams to start new projects in minutes. Enterprise features enable administrators to centrally manage teams and securely share best practices.
CloudBees Core includes verified integrations and worry-free upgrades with the CloudBees Assurance Program.
This guide assumes that administrators and organizations have completed an initial technical engagement with CloudBees experts to install and perform basic configurations to the CloudBees Core on modern cloud platforms cluster. This guide is meant to enable administrators interested in customizing some configurations, scaling their cluster, on-boarding new teams, or simply learning more about CloudBees Core’s architecture.
This guide covers the following key use-cases for CloudBees Core:
Offering CD as a Service to internal teams with Managed Masters and templatized agents
Centrally securing the cluster with Operations Center and Role-based Access Control
Ensuring cluster availability, stability, and compliance with the CloudBees Assurance Program, Managed Masters, and Cluster Operations
Elastically scaling the cluster with CloudBees Core and Kubernetes
The new intuitive user experience, which guides teams with best practices on building software pipelines
Empower teams to focus on delivering value, not maintaining Jenkins, by offering Continuous Delivery as a Service to internal teams.
Isolate and enforce teams' compliance from a central dashboard. Import existing users and groups from your organization’s authentication server and assign them role-based access to resources in the CloudBees Core cluster.
CloudBees Core ensures availability with self-healing Jenkins infrastructure. Resources automatically recover and your CD pipelines automatically restart, preventing costly downtime.
Jenkins Pipeline is a suite of plugins which supports implementing and integrating continuous delivery pipelines into Jenkins as code. CloudBees Core includes all the freely available Pipeline features, plus additional plugins for enterprise environments.
CloudBees Core helps teams accelerate software delivery through seamless collaboration around the software delivery process.
The new intuitive user experience transforms how teams start their DevOps journey with a platform that guides them with best practices on building software pipelines.
The Notification Webhook HTTP Endpoint feature provides the ability to define HTTP endpoints that can receive webhook events from external services. These events are then be broadcast to listening Pipelines where they can be used to trigger builds.
The Cross Team Collaboration feature is designed to greatly improve team collaboration by connecting team pipelines to deliver software faster. It allows Pipelines to create notification events that are consumed by other Pipelines.
This feature allows you to restrict which upstream jobs are allowed to trigger builds of other jobs inside a specific folder or the entire Jenkins instance.
Receive engineer-to-engineer help and guidance from the experts at CloudBees, many of whom are CCJPE-certified and Jenkins open source committers.
Advanced administrators can deepen their expertise by reading more about how CloudBees Core works and its architecture, what its components are, and some advanced networking configurations.
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