OSCAR minutes - April 10, 2015
Detailed minutes were unfortunately mislaid.
Rough summary - comments were made that the best way to move forward is for companies that want to make progress to put write some code. The chair (SM) pointed out that, given the rapidly moving landscape, the intent in this project had been to consider what the long range requirements will be in order to inform technology choices.
For information, Juniper has implemented a deployment manager as part of OpenContrail Server Manager. This is based on Cobbler and Puppet, with Python scripts managing the overall process. Currently, the scripts in Server Manager explicitly refer to Contrail and OpenStack roles and would need to be completely rewritten to accommodate multiple software stacks as envisioned for OSCAR.
Candidate options for OSCAR implementation appear to include: