List of Plugins

Many of the available plugins have RPM and Debian packages available from our plugin repositories. See Install a Plugin in the Foreman manual for more information.

If you'd like to see a plugin packaged, either file an issue, write to the mailing list, or best, send a pull request to foreman-packaging.

Foreman plugins

Compute resources

These plugins add new compute resources for provisioning hosts to Foreman.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_azure https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_azure Azure as a Compute Resource of Foreman yes yes
foreman_azure_rm https://github.com/01100010011001010110010101110000/foreman_azure_rm Azure Resource Manager as a Compute Resource of Foreman no no
foreman_cpp_cloudstack https://github.com/bytemine/foreman_cpp_cloudstack Enables provisioning and managing a Cloudstack Server in Foreman
foreman_digitalocean https://github.com/theforeman/foreman-digitalocean Enables provisioning and managing of DigitalOcean droplets in Foreman yes yes
foreman_docker https://github.com/theforeman/foreman-docker Docker container management and provisioning yes yes
foreman_hyperv https://github.com/ace13/foreman_hyperv Microsoft Hyper-V as a Compute Resource in Foreman
foreman_one https://github.com/theforeman/foreman-one A foreman plugin to provision and manage OpenNebula virtual machines from Foreman yes yes
foreman_xen https://github.com/theforeman/foreman-xen Provision and manage Xen Server in Foreman yes yes

Configuration management

These plugins integrate with or extend Foreman's support for configuration management tools.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_ansible https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_ansible Ansible integration in Foreman yes yes
foreman_chef https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_chef Chef configuration management integration yes yes
foreman_noenv https://github.com/joshuabaird/foreman_noenv Allows a hosts Puppet agent to specify a local environment yes
foreman_param_lookup https://github.com/domcleal/foreman_param_lookup Exposes smart class parameters lookups as an API, used with foreman_data_binding and automatic Puppet 3 data lookups yes
foreman_resources https://github.com/arnoudj/foreman_resources Manages individual Puppet resources in Foreman, for use with create_resources
foreman_salt https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_salt Salt configuration management integration yes yes
puppetdb_foreman https://github.com/theforeman/puppetdb_foreman Deactivates puppetdb nodes associated with a host when the host is deleted yes yes

Provisioning extensions

These plugins provide new ways to provision hosts.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_bootdisk https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_bootdisk Creates iPXE-based ISO and USB boot disks to provision hosts without the need for PXE infrastructure yes yes
foreman_discovery https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_discovery Metal-as-a-Service functionality for Foreman yes yes
foreman_setup https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_setup It helps set up provisioning in two parts using a wizard: a) helps you enter network info and then tells you how to run Foreman installer to set up DHCP and DNS management, b) sets up an OS with templates, installation media and everything you need yes yes

Other software package integrations

These plugins add support into Foreman for integrating with other applications.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_abrt https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_abrt Foreman plugin for displaying reports from Automatic Bug Reporting Tool yes
foreman_cockpit https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_cockpit Show cockpit components (terminal, system, journald..) on Foreman host view. yes yes
foreman_graphite https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_graphite Send foreman rails application performance metrics to graphite in real time yes yes
foreman_host_rundeck https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_host_rundeck Creates a yaml representation of rundeck on host. yes yes
foreman_memcache https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_memcache Adds memcache support for foreman yes yes
foreman_monitoring https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_monitoring Integrates with monitoring systems yes
foreman_openscap https://github.com/OpenSCAP/foreman_openscap Displays vulnerability and compliance reports from OpenSCAP yes
foreman_ovirt https://github.com/oourfali/foreman_ovirt This plugin allows oVirt users to view Foreman data from within the oVirt Administration Portal
foreman_pipeline https://github.com/xprazak2/foreman-pipeline Allows Foreman to cooperate with Jenkins CI
foreman_scc_manager https://github.com/ATIX-AG/foreman_scc_manager Foreman plugin to sync SUSE Customer Center products and repositories into Katello
foreman_sentry https://github.com/brandonweeks/foreman_sentry Track exceptions using Sentry
foreman_slack https://github.com/shlomizadok/foreman_slack Sends events from Foreman to a Slack channel
foreman_snapshot_management https://github.com/ATIX-AG/foreman_snapshot_management A plugin to manage vmware vSphere snapshots from foreman UI
hubot_notify https://github.com/GregSutcliffe/hubot_notify Sends an HTTP message (via POST) to a webservice (hubot) for reposting to an IRC channel on build events

Uncategorized plugins

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_audited_notifications https://github.com/frimik/foreman_audited_notifications Sends Audit notifications to Email and IRC (Currently via rbot) for all (most) changes happening in Foreman
foreman_column_view https://github.com/GregSutcliffe/foreman_column_view Adds a new column to the Hosts view. The user can define what the column should display yes yes
foreman_datacenter https://rubygems.org/gems/foreman_datacenter A plugin that lets you document your servers in a datacenter
foreman_plugin_computeresource_ add_remove_interface https://github.com/MarcGrimme/foreman_plugin_computeresource_add_remove_interface Adds or removes a given interface to a VMware guest when build and removes it afterwards
foreman_custom_banner https://github.com/jcmcken/foreman_custom_banner Adds a configurable, custom banner to the Foreman UI
foreman_custom_parameters https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_custom_parameters Implements "custom fields" functionality by defining default parameters yes
foreman_default_hostgroup https://github.com/GregSutcliffe/foreman_default_hostgroup Add newly-created hosts to a default host group when they check in through Puppet yes yes
foreman_dhcp_browser https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_dhcp_browser List, create, update and delete dhcp records outside of foreman host creation yes yes
foreman_epel_release https://github.com/frimik/foreman_epel_release This plugin exposes a new route /epel-release/:version/:arch which redirects to the latest Fedora EPEL release RPM package
foreman_expire_hosts https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_expire_hosts Foreman plugin for limiting host lifetime yes
foreman_hooks https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_hooks Executes hook scripts on lifecycle events in Foreman, allowing you to integrate Foreman quickly into other systems yes yes
foreman_host_extra_validator https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_host_extra_validator Adds extra validations to a foreman host object yes
foreman_host_overview https://github.com/sfu-rcg/foreman_host_overview Extends the properties table for a host to include VNC & RDP links, as well as the host's certificate name
foreman_omaha https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_omaha Provides CoreOS updates via Omaha protocol without public infrastructure yes
foreman_plugin_exec_cmd https://github.com/MarcGrimme/foreman_plugin_exec_cmd Executes a configured command on host events in Foreman
foreman_radiator https://github.com/isratrade/foreman_radiator This plugin allows users to view from within Foreman the radiator page found in Puppet Dashboard
foreman_remote_execution https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_remote_execution Brings multi-provider (SSH built in, more by other plugins) remote execution capabilities into foreman yes yes
foreman_reserve https://github.com/david-caro/foreman_reserve This plugin implements a new custom API call at /api/hosts_reserve that returns the name of available host(s) and updates the host's parameters yes
foreman_templates https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_templates Sync templates from the Foreman Community Templates repo (or your own git repo, optionally) to Foreman's provisioning templates yes yes
hostgroup_extra_validator_foreman https://github.com/cernops/hostgroup_extra_validator_foreman Adds a new customizable validator for hostgroups

Plugins for plugins

These plugins tend not to provide much/any user-facing functionality, but may be dependencies of other plugins that do.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
bastion https://github.com/katello/bastion AngularJS-based single page UI framework for other plugins yes
foreman-tasks https://github.com/theforeman/foreman-tasks Background task management engine for Foreman, used by other plugins yes yes

Unmaintained plugins

A list of plugins that no longer seem to work with current versions of Foreman. Don't install these!

If you're interested in taking over maintenance of a plugin under the "theforeman" namespace, contact the foreman-dev mailing list, else contact the maintainer or fork it.

Name URL Description RPM? Deb?
foreman_content https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_content (Unmaintained) Provides repository synchronization and management in Foreman using Pulp
foreman_deployments https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_deployments (Unmaintained) Multi-Host deployment support
foreman_icinga https://github.com/FILIADATAGmbH/foreman_icinga (Unmaintained, replaced by foreman_monitoring) This plugin integrates Foreman with Icinga 2 in several ways.
foreman_mco https://github.com/witlessbird/foreman_mco (Unmaintained) Manage remote execution using Foreman + MCollective yes
foreman_openstack_cluster https://github.com/GregSutcliffe/foreman_openstack_cluster (Unmaintained) Sets up host groups for provisioning hosts in OpenStack clusters yes
ovirt_provision_plugin https://github.com/theforeman/ovirt_provision_plugin (Unmaintained) Ovirt provision plugin sends API request to oVirt management to reinstall host id after discovered hosts are first provisioned by oVirt engine (Using foreman provider integration).
staypuft https://github.com/theforeman/staypuft (Unmaintained) Staypuft is the name of the OpenStack Foreman Installer plugin for The Foreman.

Plugins for Foreman in other software

Name URL Description
foreman-ansible https://github.com/romeotheriault/foreman-ansible An Ansible ENC (external node classifier) to get, group and classify nodes based on the Puppet facts in The Foreman
foreman_ansible_inventory https://github.com/theforeman/foreman_ansible_inventory Foreman dynamic inventory script for ansible
foreman_data_binding https://github.com/domcleal/foreman_data_binding Uses Foreman's smart class parameters with Puppet 3's data binding feature
mcollective-foreman https://github.com/cernops/mcollective-foreman Uses foreman as a discovery agent for Marionette Collective
foreman-wimaging https://github.com/kireevco/foreman-wimaging Create windows server images for Foreman with Wimaging
rex-foreman https://github.com/RexOps/rex-foreman Foreman support for (R)?ex Remote Execution (rexify.org)
stackstorm-foreman https://github.com/StackStorm-Exchange/stackstorm-foreman StackStorm Pack that implements the Foreman and Katello APIs for controlling Foreman from StackStorm

Foreman-related tools

Name URL Description
foreman-host-builder https://github.com/xnaveira/foreman-host-builder Use python-foreman to build sets of hosts in Foreman
foreman-architect https://github.com/bronto/foreman-architect Automation scripts for Foreman to create a complete virtual machine environment using Foreman.
YAFCT https://github.com/ITV/YAFCT Foreman CLI in Python
docker-foreman https://github.com/riskable/docker-foreman A set of scripts and Dockerfile to run a Foreman Docker container
foreman-yml https://github.com/adfinis-sygroup/foreman-yml CLI tool to automatically configure Foreman based on a YAML file
foreman-ansible (Playbook) https://github.com/adfinis-sygroup/foreman-ansible Foreman Ansible playbook to deploy complete Foreman instances including DHCP, TFTP, etc.
ansible-module-foreman https://github.com/Nosmoht/ansible-module-foreman Ansible module to manage Foreman's configuration (compute resources, hostgroups, images, LDAP, …)