You can set up the SSH plug-in to ensure encrypted connections.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Orchestrator client as an administrator.
  2. Click the Workflows view in the Orchestrator client.
  3. In the workflows hierarchical list, expand Library > SSH and navigate to the Add SSH host workflow.
  4. Right-click the Configure mail workflow and select Start workflow.
  5. In the Host name text box, enter the name of the host that you want to access with SSH through Orchestrator.
  6. Enter the target port. The default SSH port is 22.

    The host is added to the list of SSH connections.

  7. (Optional) : Configure an entry path on the server.
    1. Click New root folder.
    2. Enter the new path and click Insert value.
  8. Enter the user name for a user who has the necessary permissions to run SSH commands.
  9. Select the authentication type.

    Option

    Action

    Yes

    Enter a password to use password authentication.

    No

    Enter the path to the private key and the private key passphrase to use key authentication.

  10. Click Submit to run the workflow.

Results

The SSH host is available in the Inventory view of the Orchestrator client.