Nirmata CLI (nctl)

The Nirmata Command Line Interface (CLI) is a powerful tool designed to simplify and streamline the security posture of your clusters and applications within the Nirmata platform. With its intuitive and comprehensive set of commands, the CLI offers a unified approach to shifting left security by providing CI/CD integrations, and the ability to perform internal and external scans for comprehensive vulnerability assessment.

Key Features and Benefits:

  1. CI/CD Pipeline Integration: Integrating the CLI into your CI/CD pipelines enhances the deployment process. Automate and standardize your release workflows, ensuring a consistent and efficient pipeline from development to production.
  2. NPM Integration: Interact with the Nirmata Policy Manager (NPM) directly from the CLI.
  3. Effortless Cluster Scanning: The CLI allows you to scan your clusters for vulnerabilities without the need for additional deployments. Safeguard your clusters' security by identifying potential risks early on.
  4. Kyverno Operator Lifecycle Management: Manage the lifecycle of the Kyverno operator effortlessly. Update, upgrade, and scale the operator with ease, ensuring smooth policy enforcement across your clusters.
  5. Smooth Onboarding: Onboard new clusters onto NPM seamlessly using the CLI.
  6. Simplified Upgrades: Keep your systems up to date with ease. The CLI streamlines the upgrade process, ensuring that your infrastructure is equipped with the latest features and enhancements from Nirmata.
  7. Image and Artifact Management: Sign images and artifacts, ensuring their authenticity and security. Verify signed manifests to maintain the integrity of your deployments.