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Apex OPNFV installer project proposal

Project Name:

  • Proposed name for the project: Apex
  • Proposed name for the repository: apex
  • Project Category: Integration and testing

Project description:

Apex will serve as the natural continuation of the Foreman/QuickStack involvement in the former BGS project. Apex will continue to support Foreman/QuickStack from Arno release along with moving to a new installer platform, RDO Manager, based on TripleO. The goal of this project is to create a stable platform for OPNFV while meeting all of the requirements put forth for the target system.

Scope:

  • Integrate into CI environment for virtual and baremetal deployments
  • Work closely with FuncTest to facilitate debugging and integration testing of components
  • Purpose of this project is to encourage collaboration. Will help to integrate all SDN controllers
  • TripleO based implementation of deployment (OpenStack used to deploy OPNFV)
  • Continuation of Foreman/QuickStack support post Arno
  • All code changes will be made as upstream as possible into respective projects

Dependencies:

  • Relies on Octopus project for CI and testing
  • Uses upstream projects RDO (vanilla OpenStack), RDO Manager (TripleO derivative) and OpenDaylight
  • Other upstream SDN controller projects
  • Identify any specific development be staged with respect to the upstream project and releases

Committers and Contributors:

Committers:

  • Tim Rozet (Red Hat): trozet@redhat.com
  • Dan Radez (Red Hat): radez@redhat.com

Contributors:

  • Daniel Farrell (Red Hat): dfarrell@redhat.com
  • Randy Levensalor (CableLabs): R.Levensalor@cablelabs.com

Planned deliverables

  • Deployment tool to deliver OPNFV Target System
  • Meets all OPNFV requirements of OPNFV platform
  • Plugins to CI for deployment
  • Multi-SDN Controller integration
  • Documentation and User Guide
  • Virtual and Baremetal Support

Proposed Release Schedule:

  • Releases will be part of OPNFV release cycle
  • Next release will be OPNFV R2 release

Key Project Facts

Project Name: Apex
Repo name: apex
Project Category: Integration and testing
Lifecycle State: Proposal
Primary Contact: Tim Rozet (trozet@redhat.com)
Project Lead: Tim Rozet (trozet@redhat.com)
Jira Project Name: Apex
Jira Project Prefix: APEX
mailing list tag: [Apex]
Committers:
Tim Rozet (trozet@redhat.com)
Dan Radez (radez@redhat.com)
Link to TSC approval: http://ircbot.wl.linuxfoundation.org/meetings/opnfv-meeting/2015/opnfv-meeting.2015-07-14-14.00.html
Link to approval of additional submitters:

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