UCSD <-> PSC SI Integration

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    Task NameUCSD to PSC integration
    Description

     

    Prerequisites

    Minimum UCSD version: 5.3

    CategoryCustom task
    Components
    User Inputs
    User OutputOutputString

    Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

    Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

    1. Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
    2. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFD file.
    3. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
    4. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
    5. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFD file and click "Open".
    6. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
    7. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
    8. Click "Submit".
    9. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information about the specific environment.

     

     

    Many thanks goes out to: Alejandro Madurga Ainoza for creating this...

     

     

     

    UCSD - PSC SI Integration

     

    This documents covers the custom integration integration between UCS Director and Prime Service Catalog to allow UCSD to query, create, update, and delete Service Items on PSC.

     

     

    1.1  Preface

    This documents covers the custom integration integration between UCS Director and Prime Service Catalog to allow UCSD to query, create, update, and delete Service Items on PSC.

    1.2  Audience

    Cisco consultants that needs to extend the out of the box integration between UCSD and PSC.

    1.3  Scope

    The integration covers the following use cases:

    1.      Query a Service Item Table on PSC

    2.      Create a new Service Item

    3.      Update an Existing Service Item

    4.      Delete an Existing Service Item.

    1.4  Assumptions

    The following product versions were used on this integration, it should work with newer releases, but some changes could be needed:

    ·        UCSD 5.3.2

    ·        PSC 11.1 Virtual Appliance

    1.5  Related Documents

    ·        Cisco UCS Director Orchestration Guide, Release 5.3: Cisco UCS Director Orchestration Guide, Release 5.3 - Cisco

    ·        Cisco UCS Director CloupiaScript Cookbook 5.4: http://www.cisco.com/c/dam/en/us/td/docs/unified_computing/ucs/ucs-director/cloupia-script-cookbook/5-4/b_Cisco_UCS_Dire…

    ·        Cisco Prime Service Catalog 11.0 Integration Guide: Cisco Prime Service Catalog 11.0 Integration Guide - Getting Started [Cisco Prime Service Catalog] - Cisco

     

    Workflow custom task import:

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    Other examples:

     

     

     

    1.       <PSC_URL>/nsapi/ucsd/discovery/deleteEntities

    2.       <PSC_URL>/nsapi/ucsd/discovery/importData

     

    The data you need to POST:    {"shortName":"<SHORT_NAME_FROM_PSC>","description":"<DESCRIPTION_FROM_PSC>","hostName":"<UCSD_HOSTNAME_OR_IP>","protocol":"http","port":"80","un":"admin","up":"test","exportUser":"1","id":"1","isTriggeredByPoller":false,"provider":"UCSD"}