Customers need to secure, store, and tightly control access to tokens, passwords, certificates, and other arbitrary secrets in the cloud. HashiCorp Vault is a popular multicloud solution that provides this capability.
We’re pleased to announce the general availability of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure plugins for HashiCorp Vault. These plugins are an Oracle open source contribution to the HashiCorp codebase that provide tighter integration with core Oracle Cloud services and a better user experience for customers who run HashiCorp Vault on our cloud.
The following plugins are now available:
These plugins are available in the HashiCorp Vault Open Source and Enterprise distributions, starting with version 1.2.3. By leveraging the Oracle Cloud platform services with HashiCorp Vault, customers can secure secrets by using a tool that they already use while benefiting from the high availability, durability, and performance of Oracle Cloud.
To start, you either download the Open Source Vault distribution or obtain a license and the executables for Vault Enterprise from HashiCorp. Then, developers, users, and administrators can perform the following action:
The following image shows a reference architecture of HashiCorp Vault on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure using the plugins.
For more information about Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) plugins for HashiCorp Vault, see the following HashiCorp Vault documentation topics: