You can use the Routers page to create a provider edge (PE) router or IPsec concentrator in a distributed deployment.
This topic is applicable only to users with an SP Administrator role.
To create a device:
- Click Resources > POPs > POP Name > Routers.
- Click the plus icon(+).
The Add Device page appears.
- Complete the configuration according to the guidelines provided in Table 1.
- Click Save. If you want to discard your changes, click Cancel instead.
Table 1: Fields on the Add Device Page
Specify the name of the device, which can be:
You can use any number of alphanumeric characters, including special characters.
Select the product series for the device.
Select the name of the device template for the device:
Type of Device
Select the type of device:
If you specified that the device is a PE router, IPsec concentrator, or both, specify whether Contrail Service Orchestration manages the device:
Specify the IPv4 address of the management interface for the device.
Internet Gateway (optional)
Specify one or more Internet gateway IPv4 addresses if the device connects to CPE devices that have access to the Internet. An Internet gateway IPv4 address may be the same as the IPv4 address of the endpoint of the IPsec tunnel on the IPsec concentrator for a CPE device.
Specify the username that you configured when you set up the device. You use this username to log into the device. Providing login credentials gives Contrail Service Orchestration access to the device.
Specify the password that you configured when you set up the device. You use this password to log into for the device. Providing login credentials gives Contrail Service Orchestration access to the device.