CPS Central is a
consolidated GUI platform that enables users to perform Policy Builder (PB)
configurations, manage custom reference table data, and launch the following
CPS web-based applications and utilities:
The CPS Central system
is built using the following major frameworks:
The following section
describes the components of CPS Central:
PB API: Processes
HTTP requests and contains the following two API sets :
existing PB service API for user login authentication, multi-repositories, and
Serves as a
proxy layer to interface with CRD-API and to support CRD data management.
While the PB API is composed of the two API sets described above,
both are accessible from the CPS Central interface.
Supports PB embedded screens to provide the existing Policy Builder parity
functions. Both PB basic and advanced operations are supported.
Client GUI: CPS
Central GUI where the major component is decomposed into various modules and
sub-components to support CPS Central GUI.
Figure 1. Central
Central Users And Roles
CPS Central depends on the API layer to provide a user role for an operation.
The following types of users/roles are supported:
Admin: User with create, read, update, and delete (CRUD) access to CPS Central.
Read Only: Restricted to read access only.
To access CPS Central,
use the following URLs:
Availability (HA) Deployments: https://<lbvip01>:443/central
(AIO) Deployments: http://<ip-address>:7070/central/
about.sh command from the Cluster Manager to display
the actual addresses as configured in your deployment.
The default login
credentials are described in the following table:
Table 1 Supported User
Roles and Credentials
CPS Central supports the most recent versions of the following browsers: