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Hierarchy Level



Associate a GNF ID, base configuration, chassis type and resource template with the VNF.

The GNFs that are configured and committed will appear as auto-complete options in operational commands.



Name of the VNF.

base-config base- config

Choose a base configuration for the VNF.

chassis-type chassis-type

Applicable only to Junos node slicing set up using external server model. Choose the type of the router chassis (for example, MX960) used as the base system (BSYS) in the node slicing setup.

id id

Assign a GNF ID.

  • Range: 110

  • Range: 1-4 (for in-chassis model)

resource-template resource-template

Assign a resource template to the VNF. The server resource template defines the number of dedicated CPU cores and the size of DRAM to be assigned to a VNF.

Required Privilege Level


Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.2R1.