This document provides a quickstart for developers of the Non-RT RIC Information Coordinator Service.
Additional developer guides are available on the O-RAN SC NONRTRIC Developer wiki.
The Information Coordinator Service is a Java 11 web application built using the Spring Framework. Using Spring Boot dependencies, it runs as a standalone application.
Its main functionality is to act as a data subscription broker and to decouple data producer from data consumers.
See the ./config/README file in the information-coordinator-service directory Gerrit repo on how to create and setup the certificates and private keys needed for HTTPS.
The project uses Maven. To start the Information Coordinator Service as a freestanding application, run the following command in the information-coordinator-service directory:
There are a few files that needs to be available to run. These are referred to from the application.yaml file. The following properties have to be modified:
Start in Docker
To build and deploy the Information Coordinator Service, go to the “information-coordinator-service” folder and run the following command:
mvn clean install
Then start the container by running the following command:
docker run nonrtric-information-coordinator-service
Non-RT RIC can be also deployed in a Kubernetes cluster, it/dep repository. hosts deployment and integration artifacts. Instructions and helm charts to deploy the Non-RT-RIC functions in the OSC NONRTRIC integrated test environment can be found in the ./nonrtric directory.
For more information on installation of NonRT-RIC in Kubernetes, see Deploy NONRTRIC in Kubernetes.
For more information see Integration and Testing documentation in the O-RAN-SC.