Guide to Installing OpenShift 4.10 IPI on Bare Metal

Craig Robinson
16 min readJun 23, 2022

If you are starting your journey with OpenShift in a lab environment, I recommend using the Assisted Installer with my two-part guide and the accompanying YouTube videos, instead of this guide.

This guide will cover installing OpenShift 4.10 on bare metal using the IPI installer (installer-provisioned infrastructure). The IPI method can be described as a fully automated install that uses the OpenShift installer program to provision the cluster. In this guide, using the information we provide in the install-config.yaml, the installer program…