May 31, 2018
Today we are releasing a major new version of Teleport, version 2.6, that brings several new features requested by Teleport administrators, both in cloud-native environments and those with more traditional data center fleets.
Before we dive into the details, let’s introduce Teleport to the new readers of
What is Teleport?
Teleport is a privileged SSH access manager for elastic compute infrastructure.
Teleport brings productized SSH security best-practices to companies who have
traditionally relied on complex DIY solutions.
By adopting Teleport in your organization you will:
Secure your infrastructure and meet compliance requirements.
Reduce the operational overhead of enforcing security best-practices.
Have complete visibility into access and behavior.
Teleport is open sourced and fully compatible with OpenSSH clients and servers
and can be used just as a bastion, issuing SSH certificates and providing
connectivity to legacy clusters located behind firewalls.
What’s new in 2.6?
As usual, the full list of changes can be found