Register a new PoP of type Docker

The table below provides an explaination about the different parameters used in the PoP JSON file. Please make sure you have read the prerequisites before registering an OpenStack PoP.

Params Meaning Mandatory
name The name of the Point of Presence, important for later on linking it into your VNFD. Please note that the name chosen must be unique inside the project and will be used to refer to this particular PoP instance. yes
authUrl Either you pass the unix socket, in this case will use the socket running locally to the vim driver or the host connection string for remote execution yes
tenant Can specify the api version used by the chosen docker engine yes
username NA no
password NA no
keyPair NA no
securityGroups NA no
type docker yes
location The location of the Point of PoP. no


Example for Docker engine with APIs v1.32:

  "name": "vim-instance",
  "authUrl": "unix:///var/run/docker.sock",
  "tenant": "1.32",
  "username": "admin",
  "password": "openbaton",
  "type": "docker",
  "location": {
    "name": "Berlin",
    "latitude": "52.525876",
    "longitude": "13.314400"