xcat-inventory is an inventory tool for the cluster managed by xCAT. Its features includes:

  • a object based view of the cluster inventory, which is flexible, extensible and well formatted
  • interfaces to export/import the cluster inventory data in yaml/json format, which can be then managed under source control
  • inventory templates for typical clusters, which help user to defines a cluster easily
  • ability to integrate with Ansible(Coming Soon)

This section presents 2 typical user case of xcat-inventory