When you map an artifact specification to an artifact repository instance, you specify where to find the artifact during deployment.

About this task

You can also change a current mapping of an artifact repository instance to an artifact specification.

Prerequisites

  • Log in to Application Services as an application cloud administrator and an application publisher and deployer.

  • Verify that you are a member of the appropriate business group.

  • Verify that a suitable artifact specification exists. See Create an Artifact Specification.

  • Verify that a suitable artifact repository instance exists. See Create an Artifact Repository Instance.

Procedure

  1. On the Application Services title bar, click the drop-down menu and select Library > Artifacts.
  2. Click the Add icon (Add) for Artifact Repositories.

    The Repositories for an artifact window appear.

  3. Select an artifact name from the Artifact Name drop-down menu.

    Any artifact repository instances already mapped to the artifact specification appear in the Artifact Repository Instances list.

  4. Click the Add icon (Add) for Artifact Repository Instances.

    A new row with a drop-down menu appears in the list.

  5. Select an artifact repository instance from the drop-down menu.

    The property values for the selected instance appear in the Artifact Identifier table.

  6. (Optional) : Enter a new value for a property to replace the current value, if required.
  7. (Optional) : Change the current mapping of an artifact repository instance to an artifact specification.
    1. Select the artifact specification in the Artifact Name drop-down menu.
    2. Select the artifact repository instance you want to change.
    3. Select a different artifact repository instance.
  8. Click OK.

What to do next

Bind an Artifact to an Application Blueprint