FAQ

Can I use Gravitational Teleport in production today?

Teleport has completed a security audit from a nationally recognized technology security company. So we are comfortable with the use of Teleport from a security perspective. However, Teleport is still a relatively young product so you may experience usability issues. We are actively supporting Teleport and addressing any issues that are submitted to the github repo.

Can I connect to nodes behind a firewall via SSH with Teleport?

Yes, Teleport supports reverse SSH tunnels out of the box. To configure behind-firewall clusters refer to Trusted Clusters section of the Admin Manual.

Does Web UI support copy and paste?

Yes. You can copy&paste using the mouse. For working with a keyboard, Teleport employs tmux-like "prefix" mode. To enter prefix mode, press Ctrl+A.

While in prefix mode, you can press Ctrl+V to paste, or enter text selection mode by pressing [. When in text selection mode, move around using hjkl, select text by toggling space and copy it via Ctrl+C.

Can I use OpenSSH client to connect to servers in a Teleport cluster?

Yes. Take a look at Using OpenSSH client section in the User Manual and Using OpenSSH servers in the Admin Manual.

What TCP ports does Teleport use?

Ports section of the Admin Manual covers it.

Does Teleport support 3rd party Authentication?

Teleport supports Google Apps out of the box, see OpenID/OAuth2 for how to configure it. Other OpenID providers can easily be added - Teleport code is open and your contributions are welcome! :)

Does Teleport support Authentication via LDAP or Active Directory?

Gravitational offers this feature as part of the commercial version for Teleport.

Do you offer a commercial version of Teleport?

Yes, we offer a commercial version which includes:

  • Features like multi-cluster capabilities, integration with enterprise identity management (LDAP and others) and custom feature development.
  • The option of fully managed Teleport clusters running on your infrastructure.
  • Shipping of audit logs to 3rd party log management systems.
  • Premium SLA with guaranteed response times.

Reach out to [email protected] if you have questions about commercial edition of Teleport.