ibm platform ac #5

Supports: trusty

Description

This charm installs IBM platform application center which is a plugin for IBM Platform LSF.


Software & terms:

Charm for IBM Platform Application Center (PAC) Standard Edition v9.1.4.1

Overview

IBM Platform Application Center available as an add-on module to IBM Platform LSF, Platform Application Center provides a flexible, easy to use interface for cluster users and administrators that is easy to use and manage.

IBM Platform Application Center (PAC) Standard Edition provides not only basic job submission and job and host monitoring, but also default submission templates, role-based access control, reporting, customization, and remote visualization capabilities.

Platform Application Center allows you to monitor hosts and jobs, as well as submit jobs.

For details on Platform Application Center (PAC), as well as information on purchasing, please visit:

Product Page and at the Passport Advantage Site.

More information available at the IBM Knowledge Center

Usage

This charm makes use of resources, a feature only available in Juju 2.0. During deploy, you will need to specify the installation package(s) required by this charm.

Download your licensed IBM Platform Application Center 9.1.4.1.

You can view the full license for IBM Platform Application Center by visiting the Software license agreements search website.

Search for "IBM Platform Application Center for POWER" and choose the license that applies to the version you are using.

For Power (ppcle) Ubuntu, the package is:

IBM Platform Application Center 9.1.4.1 (pac9.1.4.1_standard_linux-ppc64le.tar.Z)

You can download MySQL JDBC Driver(mysql-connector-java-5.1.36.tar.gz) package from here

Deploy

IBM Platform Application Center charm is a subordinate charm to IBM Platform LSF charm v9.1.3.

To deploy ibm-platform-ac charm, you need MySQL charm and IBM Platform LSF master/server charm.

The Platform Application Center (PAC) charm has to be deployed to a container that has the IBM Platform LSF software installed under the /usr/share/lsf/ directory.

A separate charm for IBM Platform LSF is available for the same.

Steps to deploy ibm-platform-ac charm:

1) Deploy IBM Platform LSF charm by following README files of LSF Storage, LSF Master and LSF Server charms.

2) Deploy mysql charm from charm store by running the below command. Please go through the mysql README file to deploy mysql charm.

    juju deploy mysql

3) Run the following command to deploy Platform Application Center charm:

    juju deploy ibm-platform-ac

4) Now add the relation between IBM Platform LSF Master/Server and ibm-platform-ac to install PAC.

    juju add-relation ibm-platform-ac:plugin ibm-platform-lsf-master:plugin

5) Run the below command in case of adding relation with IBM-Platform-LSF-Server.

    juju add-relation ibm-platform-ac:plugin ibm-platform-lsf-server:plugin

6) Attach platform-ac installation package and database driver package by running the below resources specific commands.

    juju attach ibm-platform-ac ibm_pac_db_package=</path/to/database driver package>
    juju attach ibm-platform-ac ibm_pac_installer=</path/to/pac installation package>

7) Now PAC installation will wait for Database relation. To relate mysql charm with ibm-platform-ac run the below command.

    juju add-relation ibm-platform-ac mysql

Verification

After installing IBM Platform Application Center(PAC), Use your web browser to start the PAC Console. The URL for the PAC Console is:

http://pac_host:8080/platform

Here pac_host is an ip address where Platform Application Center is installed. Login the Platform Application Center with LSF administrator name and password.

The default LSF administrator name is lsfadmin, and the default password for this account is lsfadmin.

Removing Relation

To remove relation between Mysql and ibm-platform-ac, run the below command.

juju remove-relation ibm-platform-ac mysql

To remove relation between platform-lsf-master and Platform-ac, run the below command.

juju remove-relation ibm-platform-ac:plugin ibm-platform-lsf-master:plugin

To remove relation between platform-lsf-master and Platform-ac, run the below command.

juju remove-relation ibm-platform-ac:plugin ibm-platform-lsf-server:plugin

IBM Platform Application Center Information

(1) General Information Information on IBM Platform Application Center available at the IBM Knowledge Center

(2) Download Information Information on procuring IBM Platform Application Center product is available at thePassport Advantage Site

(3) Contact Information For issues with this charm, please contact IBM Juju Support Team jujusupp@us.ibm.com