Chapter 5. Using the Nuage Networks provider to inspect elements

5.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP enterprises

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP enterprises that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.1.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP enterprises through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the enterprises. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Cloud Tenants. This will open the list of enterprises related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Cloud Tenant you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Cloud Tenant.

5.1.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP enterprises through the Cloud tenant view

  1. Navigate to Compute > Clouds > Tenants. You will be presented with a list of all the Cloud Tenants across all Network and Cloud Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Cloud Tenant you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Cloud Tenant.

5.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP domains

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP domains that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.2.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP domains through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the domains. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Network Routers. This will open the list of domains related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Network Router you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Network Router.

5.2.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP domains through the Network Router view

  1. Navigate to Networks > Network Routers. You will be presented with a list of all the Network Routers across all Network Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Network Router you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Network Router.

5.3. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP subnets

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP subnets that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.3.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP subnets through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the subnets. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Cloud Subnets. This will open the list of subnets related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Cloud Subnet you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Cloud Subnet.

5.3.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP subnets through the Cloud subnet view

  1. Navigate to Networks > Subnets. You will be presented with a list of all the Cloud Subnets across all Network Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Cloud Subnet you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Cloud Subnet.

5.4. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP vports

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP vports that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.4.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP vports through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the vports. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Network Ports. This will open the list of vports related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Network Port you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Network Port.

5.4.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP vports through the Network Port view

  1. Navigate to Networks > Network Ports. You will be presented with a list of all the Network Ports across all Network Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Network Port you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Network Port.

5.5. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP floating ips

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP floating ips that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.5.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP floating ips through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the floating ips. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Floating IPs. This will open the list of floating ips related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Floating IP you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Floating IP.

5.5.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP floating ips through the Floating IP view

  1. Navigate to Networks > Floating IPs. You will be presented with a list of all the Floating IPs across all Network Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Floating IP you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Floating IP.

5.6. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP Security Groups

The Nuage Networks provider allows you to inspect the Nuage Networks VSP Security Groups that are present in your Nuage Networks VSD. There are two ways of achieving this and each is described below.

5.6.1. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP Security Groups through the Nuage Networks provider

  1. Navigate to Networks > Providers.
  2. Click on the Nuage Networks provider for which you want to inspect the Security Groups. This will bring you to the detailed information of the Nuage Networks provider.
  3. In the Relationships panel, click on Security Groups. This will open the list of Security Groups related to the selected Nuage Networks provider.
  4. To go in more detail, click the Security Group you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Security Group.

5.6.2. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP Security Groups through the Security Group view

  1. Navigate to Networks > Security Groups. You will be presented with a list of all the Security Groups across all Network Providers.
  2. To go in more detail, click the Security Group you want to inspect. This will take you to the detailed information of the Security Group.

5.7. Inspecting Nuage Networks VSP events and alarms

The Nuage Networks VSP Events and Alarms will be created as an EmsEvent in Red Hat CloudForms. To view these events, you can go to Automation > Automate > Log

This will show you the log of all the events that Red Hat CloudForms is receiving and potentially which automated workflow it is executing. This provides some basic information about the events and alarms, in the next chapter, we will demonstrate how to create a generic automation workflow to log all events.