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Unified Management Platform

Unified Management Platform
Currently, customers face the complex requirements of multiple-DC heterogeneous cloud environments, which need to provide multi-DC interconnectivity management and virtualized data centers and require automated delivery of IaaS / PaaS services.The TECS Director product was created to address such a complex scenario. It is a cloud-based management platform in a software-defined data center (DC) that provides policy-based IaaS / PaaS services and application delivery on a multi-DC heterogeneous cloud environment.

TECS Director aims to simplify the management and operation of cloud data centers, TECS Director manages resources in a unified manner by connecting to the OpenStack-based unified API bus deployed in different data centers, to provide cloud tenants with virtual resource pools, so that it facilitates customers to plan and manage cloud resources and isolate the use of resources. With the administrator interface and end-user self-service interface provided by TECS Director, the end user can use IaaS / PaaS services more easily, and service managers can manage resource usage.
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Major Function
  • Resource Management

    Building a logically unified cloud resource pool with physically distributed resources, and implementing unified management and display on computing, storage and network resources. It includes DC management, resource management, resource orchestration, resource usage statistic and other capabilities.

  • O&M Management

    Implementing unified management, scheduling and maintenance support for resources in all data centers, and achieving authoring-decentralized and domain-decentralized management. It provide maintenance and displaying staffs with centralized alarm and log analysis. Displaying staff can display the running performance stat of the cloud platform through the performance dashboard. Builder and manager of the cloud platform can use statistic report to implement capacity planning and resource auditing. In addition, TECS Director supports to provide northbound integration capability for other telecom systems.

  • Operation Management

    Packaging cloud resources into services, providing a series of operational support capabilities such as end-to-end service provisioning based on service directory, service display, service metering and service level management. TECS Director is responsible for the operating management of VDC services (VDC products), including the production and consumption of VDC services and user management during the process. VDC services include virtual machine, cloud disk, VNF, application modules, VAPP and other sub-services.

  • Unified Portal

    Displaying operation and maintenance (O&M) data to users through the web interface, including user self-service portal and administrator portal. Through the user self-service portal, users can subscribe cloud services and manage existing virtualized assets, including the use and release of virtual resources. Through the  unified interface for O&M provided by the administrator portal, the administrator implement unified management and maintenance on cloud resources, including unified management of virtual resources and physical resources, unified management of heterogeneous virtual resources, automatic resource configuration, resource and topology display.

  • Unified API

    TECS Director’s unified open API provides user with distributed resource pools and services through the VDC-based or Openstack native programming interface.

Performance Index

Index Index Name Index Value Description
Management Capacity Index Number of maximum users supported by a single director 20,000 Total number of organization administrators and end users
Number of maximum products of a single director 1,000 Number of objects that are listed on the service directory and can be purchased by end users 
Operation response time of a single director  3s Closely related to infrastructure such as network latency jittering and disk IO
Number of data centers that can be managed by a single director  80 The data center is the VIM
Number of maximum objects that can be managed by a singledirector 100,000 Number of service directory objects booked by the end users, such as VM, firewall, cloud disk, tenant network, and Internet IP 
Number of online administrators of a single director 1,000 Administrator is the organization administrator or department administrator.