Cloud Pak for Integration

Pre-requisites

Files to download

You will need the following files to perform the cloudpak installation:

  1. IBM_CLOUD_PAK_FOR_INTEGRATION_201.tar.gz You can get this from XL Downloads or Passport Advantage. As of August 2019, this can be found as IBM Cloud Pak for Integration 2019.3.1 on Openshift for Linux English (CC2VQEN ) in Passport Advantage.
  2. ibm-cloud-private-rhos-3.2.0.1907.tar.gz The latest ICP package. This can also be download from Passport Advantage. Please note that IBM_CLOUD_PAK_FOR_INTEGRATION_201.tar.gz comes packaged with ibm-cloud-private-rhos-3.2.0.1906.tar.gz. That means that if you want to install with 1907 or above as opposed to the current default 1906 you must replace the ICP package.

CLI configuration

You must install all the correct Command Line Interfaces. Those are:

  1. IBM Cloud CLI, which can be installed using
    curl -sL https://ibm.biz/idt-installer | bash
    
  2. OpenShift CLI, which can be installed following the instruction here on IBM Cloud.
  3. Kubernetes CLI, which can be installed here on the Kubernetes page

Minimum System Requirements

Refer to Knowledge Center pre-requisites for details on what is required before starting an install.

Integration capability CPU Memory Disk space
Asset Repository 4.25 cores 8.5 Gb 2 Gb
API Lifecycle and Management: This capability is provided by deploying IBM API Connect. For specific requirements regarding this capability, see the IBM API Connect system requirements 12 cores 48 Gb 550 Gb
Queue Manager: This capability is provided by deploying IBM MQ. For specific requirements regarding this capability, see the IBM MQ system requirements 1 core 1 Gb 2 Gb
Event Messaging: This capability is provided by deploying IBM Event Streams. For specific requirements regarding this capability, see the IBM Event Streams system requirements 17.1 cores 29 Gb 1.5 Gb
Application Integration: This capability is provided by deploying IBM App Connect. For specific requirements regarding this capability, see the IBM App Connect system requirements 1 core 4 Gb 2.3 Gb
High Speed File Transfer: This capability is provided by deploying IBM Aspera. For specific requirements regarding this capability, see the IBM Aspera system requirements 4 cores 4 Gb  

Configuration used for the Residency

  • For this residency 11 workers nodes each with 8 cores and 32 GB of memory were requested for the managed OCP instance
  • For on-prem vmware environment had a similar configuration with 11 worker nodes and 2 storage nodes
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