You can manage a set of devices, and physical network functions (PNF) in Contrail Networking as a fabric. A fabric is a set of data center devices, and PNFs that fall under the same data center administrator responsibility area. The fabric is linked to different role-based access control (RBAC) profiles for ease of administration and management.
You can provision greenfield devices and brownfield devices by using the Contrail Command user interface (UI).
This greenfield fabric workflow includes playbooks that automate the fabric data model creation in the database, DHCP server configuration, generating device bootstrap configuration, uploading device bootstrap configuration to TFTP server, device discovery, node profile auto-assignment, device role assignment, and role-based auto configuration.
You can use the Contrail Command UI to: