• Configure oVirt Engine on CentOS 7 - Part One

    Create a basic Cluster/Host and Configure a Storage Data and ISO Domain. In my previous post I gave a general overview of my oVirt setup that followed the official installation guidelines and default suggested values. So it’s time to provide a more detailed configuration on how to prepare everything, from...


  • Replace oVirt Engine SSL/TLS Certificate with a third-party CA certificate

    Homelab - Replace oVirt Engine SSL/TLS Certificate with a third-party CA certificate As promised in my previous post, now that we had our own CA and self-signed wildcard certificate it was time to get rid of the uggly https security warning by configuring oVirt Engine to use the newly issued...


  • Create your own local SSL Certificate Authority

    Homelab - Create your own local SSL Certificate Authority Now that I had my own Ovirt infrastructure and local DNS (DNSSEC enabled in case you forgot) server I was finally able to get rid of the host file maintaining pain and start accessing different URLs just by adding them in...


  • Configure DNSSEC on CentOS7

    Homelab - Configure DNSSEC on CentOS7 For my next project I decided to configure DNSSEC to my local DNS which is documented in my previous post. Don’t ask me why I chose to setup DNSSEC in a non public facing Authoritative Caching DNS, why we do anything in the first...


  • Setup your own local DNS

    Setup your own local DNS on centOS 7 With a latest ( at the time at least.. ) oVirt platform it was time to work on my great ideas so I immediately started creating VM’s that would host different services from apache and mysql to ansible and puppet. I started...