Date Added: Mar 2010
Red Hat Network (RHN) Satellite is an easy-to-use system management platform that provides lifecycle management for the growing infrastructure. Built on open standards, RHN Satellite provides powerful systems administration capabilities such as update management, configuration management, provisioning and monitoring for all deployments. The Red Hat Network Satellite Application Programming Interface (API) provides a mechanism that allows programmers to write programs to interact with RHN Satellite Server. The API is used primarily for two reasons, automate repetitive commands via scripting Interact with other applications many tasks that can be performed through RHN Satellite's web user interface can also be accomplished by the methods provided by the RHN API.