Automate application-specific storage provisioning with Rational extensions
Using the IBM Deployment Planning and Automation for the Cloud 2.1.0 accelerator
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Date archived: November 29, 2016 | First published: June 24, 2014
Learn how to model and automate the additional storage needs of an application using IBM Deployment Planning and Automation for the Cloud 2.1.0. This freely downloadable accelerator installs on top of and integrates capabilities in IBM Rational® Software Architect, IBM Rational Automation Framework, and IBM Tivoli® Service Automation Manager. In this article, you can discover how to use this tool to specify custom storage requirements for application components in virtual images through a deployment topology model and use the information to generate deployment automation artifacts that provision the storage elements and attach them to virtual machines in the cloud.
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