You can add basic or advanced external services to a blueprint if your application needs the external services in order to work.
Familiarize yourself with the basic concepts of basic or advanced external services. See Add an External Service to the Library.
Understand the basic concepts of defining a service. See Define Service Version Properties.
Familiarize yourself with how to create dependencies among nodes. See Create a Dependency Between Components.
- Open an existing application blueprint.
- Select and drag an external service to the blueprint canvas.
For example, you can add the vPostgres external services in the blueprint.
- (Optional) Create dependencies among applicable components in the blueprint.
A blue dotted line appears and points to the dependent component.
- Click the property you want to edit.
You can edit or define the external service properties just like any other service in the library.
- Click Save.