Security group extension support in PLUMgrid plugin

Launchpad blueprint: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/neutron/+spec/plumgrid-plugin-security-groups

Proposal to add security group extension in PLUMgrid plugin.

Problem description

Currently, PLUMgrid plugin does not support security group extension. This feature is required to support PLUMgrid security policy framework and provide all the functionality exposed in security group API extensions today.

Proposed change

Introduce Neutron security group extension in PLUMgrid plugin. This will include support for all existing security group and rules APIs: 1) CRUD operations for security groups 2) CRUD operations for security group rules

Alternatives

None

Data model impact

None - Existing data model will suffice here.

REST API impact

None

Security impact

None

Notifications impact

None

Other end user impact

None

Performance Impact

None

Other deployer impact

None

Developer impact

None

Implementation

PLUMgrid provides a security policy framework which offers all the functionality exposed in security group extension APIs. Mapping of Neutron security groups fits well in the subset of cababilities provided by PLUMgrid.

All the existing worklows supported by Neutron API[1] or python-neutron client[2] will be suppoted.

Assignee(s)

Primary assignee:
Fawad Khaliq <fawadkhaliq>
Other contributors:
None

Work Items

Extension code in PLUMgrid plugin Unit test cases for PLUMgrid plugin PLUMgrid CI update to enable security group testing

Dependencies

None

Testing

Covered in PLUMgrid plugin unit testing Leverage existing Tempest infra and run as part of PLUMgrid CI

Documentation Impact

None