Architecture

Introduction

NBI stands for NorthBound Interface. It brings to ONAP a set of API that can be used by external systems as BSS for example. These API are based on TMF API.

Global NBI architecture for Dublin release

Following illustration provides a global view about NBI architecture, integration with other ONAP components and API resource/operation provided.

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Developer Guide

Technical information about NBI (dependencies, configuration, running & testing) could be found here: NBI_Developer_Guide

API Flow illustration (with example messages) is described in this document: nbicallflow.pdf