Edge Node Configuration

The node configuration file is a JSON file that provides the details needed to add an edge node, or edge nodes, to Edge builder.

The node configuration files have the following format:

{
  "NodeConfig": [
    {
        "name": "vEdge1",
        "description": "virtual edge node 1",
        "nodeaddress": "192.168.56.11",
        "username" : "vagrant",
        "password" : "vagrant",
        "serveraddress": "192.168.56.10",
        "labels" : ["Label1"]
    }
 ]
}

The content of the file is described in the following table:

Parameter Type Required Description
name String Yes The name of the edge node
description String No A description of the edge node
nodeaddress String SSH provisioning only The IP address of the edge node
username String SSH provisioning only The username used for authentication
password String SSH provisioning only The password associated with the username
serveraddress String SSH provisioning only The IP address of the Edge Builder server
labels String Array No A list of labels with which to associate the edge node