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Developer supportTools for developing VNFs per packaging and detailed capabilities of an NFV platform, and the onboarding process of the service provider.

See VNF Onboarding

ONAP: VNF SDK

 

Onboarding

Ability of the service provider to onboard VNFs from the point of discovery/publication/ingestion, through the process of adapting the VNFs for use in services, and staging for deployment.

See VNF Onboarding 

ONAP: App Onboarding

 
DeploymentAbility of the service provider to deploy VNFs as called for by the developer, service provider, and tenant.

See VNF Onboarding 

ONAP: VID

 
ProductionAbility of the service provider to manage the lifecycle of the VNF as various types of lifecycle events occur.

See VNF Onboarding 

ONAP: DCAE, Policy

 
Updates

Test upgrade process and roll out to production without service downtime.

  • Overall the service must stay up.
  • Possibly brief outages for VNF components.
  • We would not have an outage. Using traffic roll over onto new VNF.
    • Deploy new version of VNF in parallel
    • Migrate traffic to new NFV
    • Once the traffic is no longer on the older VNF or after a period of time disable the older version of the VNF.
  • Scale up the new VNF and scale down the older VNF.


 

Original content from Pain Points 

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