XLAB Steampunk

Your Go-To Partner for Enterprise Ansible Content Collections and Red Hat CloudForms Providers

Today’s modern software-defined data centers need to be managed intelligently and efficiently. Integrating third-party technologies with Red Hat Ansible Automation and Red Hat CloudForms provides comprehensive visibility, automation, and control across hybrid infrastructures. Though independent software vendors (ISVs), systems integrators (SIs), and solution providers recognize the importance of integrating their products or third-party technologies with these tools, not all of them have the expertise, resources, and time required to do the integrations.

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“XLAB has been a valuable partner to Red Hat and an active contributor in the ManageIQ and Ansible communities. Its work on ManageIQ providers for software-defined networking, Redfish enabled infrastructure, and cloud platforms have helped to further extend the powerful capabilities of Red Hat CloudForms to manage across hybrid infrastructure.”

Thomas Anderson, senior director, Management, Red Hat

For ISVs, SIs and solution providers in the I.T. market

XLAB Steampunk works closely with Red Hat and its partners to enhance and extend the capabilities of Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform and Red Hat CloudForms by integrating new Ansible modules, Ansible Content Collections and CloudForms providers. Partners can rely on the XLAB Steampunk team to bring new capabilities to market more quickly, leaving them free to focus development efforts on more strategic investments. Steampunk experts design and engineer the integrations, producing reliable, high-quality results. They also maintain and provide long-term support for the integrations.

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AWS Ansible collections.


Working with XLAB Steampunk provides a range of benefits, including:

  • Product technology integration. Count on expert, quality engineering to ensure your products or third-party technologies run with Red Hat Ansible Automation Platform and Red Hat CloudForms.
  • Solution support and maintenance. Rely on XLAB Steampunk to keep the integration work up to date so you can focus your resources on more strategic investments.
  • Project consulting and design. Trust XLAB Steampunk to help determine how to minimize the pressure on your resources and improve time-to-market.
XLAB Steampunk team

XLAB Steampunk team.

XLAB and Red Hat strategic alignment

XLAB has worked with Red Hat since 2016. The XLAB Steampunk team actively contributes to Ansible and ManageIQ, the open source project for Red Hat CloudForms. They collaborate closely with Red Hat and partners to engineer and support enterprise-grade Ansible Collections and CloudForms providers. Examples of integrations XLAB Steampunk has developed and maintains include Ansible Collection for Sensu, and Azure Stack, Redfish, Nuage Networks Virtualized Services Platform and VMware vCloud Director CloudForms providers. Close relationship with Red Hat, its partners and the open-source communities gives them a strong know-how and makes them a reliable partner.

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