New RAD in town with Oracle Solaris 11.4 Beta

The journey of making an admins life easier continues with the next release of Oracle Solaris.
Solaris 11.4 beta comes with quiet a view new RAD modules. While Solaris 11.3 included 12 modules

system/management/rad/module/rad-dlmgr            0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-evs-controller   0.5.11-0.175.3.32.0.1.0    ---
system/management/rad/module/rad-files            0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-kstat            0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-network          0.5.11-0.175.3.32.0.1.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-panels           0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-smf              0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-time             0.5.11-0.175.3.29.0.4.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-usermgr          0.5.11-0.175.3.32.0.1.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zfsmgr           0.5.11-0.175.3.32.0.1.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zonemgr          0.5.11-0.175.3.32.0.1.0    i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zones-bridge     0.5.11-0.175.1.0.0.14      --o

Solaris 11.4 doubles the amount of modules. Yes, 24 (12 additional) RAD modules free to use to programatically control your Solaris servers.

system/management/rad/module/rad-archivemgr       11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-bemgr            11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-compliance       11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-dlmgr            11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-etraceprovider   11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-etracequery      11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-etraceserver     11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-evs-controller   11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-files            11.4-11.4.0.0.0.1.0        --o
system/management/rad/module/rad-ips              11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-kstat            11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-labelmgr         11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-network          11.4-11.4.0.0.0.1.0        --o
system/management/rad/module/rad-odocprovider     11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-panels           11.4-11.4.0.0.0.1.0        --o
system/management/rad/module/rad-smf              11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-sstore           11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-sysmgr           11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-time             11.4-11.4.0.0.0.1.0        --o
system/management/rad/module/rad-usermgr          11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-webuiprefs       11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zfsmgr           11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zonemgr          11.4-11.4.0.0.1.3.1        i--
system/management/rad/module/rad-zones-bridge     0.5.11-0.175.1.0.0.14      --o

Very exciting.
If you haven’t used RAD or looked into it yet, do it. Once you get started you will not want to stop using it.

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