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Cortex Certifai

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Cortex Certifai

By Cognitive Scale Inc

Certified enterprise ready

Gain visibility and control over automated decisions by managing the risk and optimizing the value of black-box AI models. Certifai automatically detects and scores model risks including performance, data drift, bias, explainability, and robustness.

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Installation prerequisites

  • An OpenShift 4.2+ deployment
  • s3 compatable storage where Cortex Certifai scan result will be stored
    • OpenShift Container Storage with s3 compatable noobaa enabled, ceph or s3 storage
    • Create a bucket, capture access url, bucket name, access key and secret key
  • A namespace/OpenShift project where you will install Cortex Certifai
    • In the "OpenShift Console" go to "Projects" and "Create Project"

Install Cortex Certifai from RedHat Marketplace

  1. After Purchase or Free trial enrollment of Cortex Certifai Operator

  2. On the Create Operator Subscription page select the namespace for this installation from the dropdown. (Namespaces are created by system admins as a prerequisite step.) The other options are set to defaults as follows:

    • Update Channel = "stable"
    • Approval Strategy = "automatic"
  3. Click Subscribe

  4. The Installed Operators page opens with a list view of operators you've installed. Click the name of the operator you just added.

  5. A page opens that displays an overview of your operator and four other tabs:

    • YAML
    • Subscription
    • Events
    • Cortex Certifai Operator
  6. Go to the last tab, Cortex Certifai Operator, and click Create Instance to open a terminal window with the following .yaml config file.

  kind: Certifai
    name: default-certifai
    namespace: certifai-test01
      replicas: 2
      route-type: none
        access-key: your access key
        bucket-name: your bucket name
        secret-key: your secret key
      enabled: true

Edit the parameters:

  • spec/console/replicas
  • spec/console/route-type
  • spec/console/s3/access-key
  • spec/console/s3/bucket-name
  • spec/console/s3/endpoint
  • spec/console/s3/secret-key
  • spec/reference-model/enabled
Parameter Description Example
apiVersion APIVersion defines the versioned schema of this representation of an object. Should NOT be changed by users.
kind Identifies the package type you are installing (Always) Certifai
metadata/name The name of your installation as configured default-certifai
metadata/namespace The namespace you selected in step 4 above certifai-test01
spec/console/replicas The number of console instances you want your organization to run concurrently default = 2
spec/console/route-type Console Access options are:
none (default): no authentication is required to open the Console
http: Unsecured for a closed network
https: Secured for the internet
oauth: Enables login with RHOS credentials
spec/console/s3/access-key The s3 (or Ceph) access key you configured during your infrastructure setup access-key
spec/console/s3/bucket-name The s3 (or Ceph) bucket name you configured during your infrastructure setup bucket-name
spec/console/s3/endpoint The s3 (or noobaa/Ceph) endpoint you configured during your infrastructure setup
spec/console/s3/secret-key The s3 (or Ceph) secret-key you configured during your infrastructure setup s3secret1234
spec/reference-model/enabled Boolean. Enables or disables the reference model server that is added to your installation. Users may disable the reference model at any time to remove it from the installation to save resources. default = true

At the bottom of the page click Create. After the instance is created, a list view of instances is displayed.

Verify Cortex Certifai Installation

Open the Cortex Certifai Console to verify OpenShift Container Storage/S3 bucket is connected.

  • Route-Type option is http, https or oauth
    • To find your Certifai Console URL: Click Networking in the left navigation panel and then Routes. The Certifai Console URL is displayed in "Location" column.
    • Click the link to open your Console and click Get Started to open the Console
    • If OAuth is selected for route-type accept the OpenShift prompts to grant permission during login
  • Route-Type option is "none"
    • Configure OpenShift Route to expose service "certifai-console" found under networking/services

Change Cortex Certifai Configuration

  1. Click Administration in the left navigation panel.
  2. Click Custom Resource Definition.
  3. Click Certifai in the resource list.
  4. On the Custom Resource Definition Details page open the Instances tab.
  5. Click the name of the instance that you want to configure.
  6. Open the YAML tab.
  7. Find the configuration parameter you want to change and set it to the desired option.