OpenShift Container Platform is a platform as a service (PaaS) product that brings together Docker and Kubernetes..


  1. Clone the openshift-ansible repository. For example,
        git clone
  2. Run the playbooks/byo/config.yml playbook from the above repository, referencing the hosts file that was created earlier.
            ansible-playbook -i /PATH/TO/HOSTS/hosts openshift-ansible/playbooks/byo/config.yml

    This can take 20 to 30 minutes in a setup with 1 master and 2 nodes. When it completes, anOpenShift cluster will be created with masters and nodes configured as specified in the hosts file.

What to do next

Run NCP and NSX node agent. See Run NCP and NSX Node Agent.