Basic configuration settings
You can specify the API Connect basic configuration settings directly in the CR or with the Platform UI in Cloud Pak for Integration.
Review the tables for information on configuration settings for the following areas:
- Deployment profiles for installing with a single, top-level CR
- Product version
- Storage class
|Name||String||Yes||Name this instance using only lowercase alphanumeric characters plus the
underscore "-". Maximum of 54 characters.
|License acceptance||Boolean||Yes||The license agreement https://ibm.biz/apictoolkitlic must be accepted before you can install the
API Connect capability. Default value:
In the UI, click the
License acceptance toggle to enable it. In the CR, set the
|License metric||Enumerated||No||Enter the unit of measure that is used for your program license:
For information on tracking monthly call volume, see Tracking API volume for auditing and compliance.
|License ID||String||Yes||Select the license that you purchased for this instance of API Connect. Valid licenses are based on the selected value in the Product version field (see Table 4). When deploying the standalone IBM API Connect product, you must select the License ID for the API Connect program that you purchased. To view all License IDs, see API Connect licenses.|
Deployment profiles for installing with a single, top-level CR
Select a deployment profile for the new installation. See API Connect deployment profiles for OpenShift and Cloud Pak for Integration for more information on the available profiles.
|Product version||Enumerated||No||Select the product version to be installed in the system.
Warning: Do not select a channel here instead of the API Connect version. Selecting a channel will result in any API Connect interim fix updates being applied automatically and without warning.
|Default Storage Class||Enumerated||No||Specify the RWO block storage class to use for persistence storage. This will be used when
creating a PVC. Specification of the storage class is optional, but is highly recommended.
If not specified the default cluster storage class is used.
See the IBM Cloud Pak documentation for guidance for Storage class selection. Go to the following page and select your Cloud Pack release level: https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/SSGT7J. In the navigation panel, select .
To review API Connect storage support, see Storage classes.