Before you start with IBM Resilient#

Review this information about requirements and dependencies before installing EclecticIQ Platform Integration for IBM Resilient.

Requirements#

  • IBM Resilient platform version 28 or later.

  • EclecticIQ Platform version 2.4.0 or later.

  • The IBM Resilient and EclecticIQ Platform instances can communicate through HTTPS.

    By default, the communication protocol is TCP, and the corresponding port is 443.

  • You can access the IBM Resilient command line terminal, and you can run commands.

  • You can create integration users and groups in the EclecticIQ Platform instance.

Dependencies#

The following additional components must be installed on the IBM Resilient instance:

To install the additional components:

  1. Open a terminal session.

  2. Run pip install:

    # IBM Resilient dependencies
    sudo pip install resilient_circuits
    sudo pip install rc-cts
    sudo pip install rc-webserver
    
    # Keyring password manager
    sudo pip install keyring
    
    # Alternate keyring backend implementations
    sudo pip install keyrings.alt
    

Integration user#

Optionally, it is possible to assign the integration a dedicated automationĀ user.

For the integration to work as expected, the user must have administrator-level access rights.

When you configure the integration and edit the IBM Resilient app.config file, specify email address, password, and organization details related to this user.

To create a new IBM Resilient user:

  1. Open a terminal session in the IBM Resilient instance.

  2. Run the following command:

    # Replace the "[email protected]", "firstname", "lastname", and "orgname" placeholders with
    # actual values that apply to the user you are creating:
    # - A valid email address for the integration user.
    # - The integration user's name.
    # - The integration user's family name.
    # - The organization the integration user belongs to.
    
    sudo resutil newuser -createorg -email "[email protected]" -first "firstname" -last "lastname" -org "orgname"