iApps LX Glossary¶
In the iApps LX documentation, the terminology is based upon implementing the feature using REST APIs.
If you choose to use the BIG-IP GUI to create and deploy iApps LX block instances, note the different terminology as shown in the following table.
|template||Is a type of data block model, not instantiated||template|
|package||An RPM file that includes the block template, JAVA script code (of the config,audit, stats processors), and custom GUI configuration||Package Management LX|
|model||The model component of the iApps LX MVC architecture reflecting the JSON block|
|JSON Block||Structure that includes the template and the block instance|
|block instance||Instantiated JSON block data with custom variable configuration||Application Services LX|
|State: unbound||Block instance, not yet deployed, no state change sent to the config processor||saved|
|State: binding||Block instance currently being deployed, state change sent to the config processor||Deploy|
|State: bound||Block instance successfully deployed,state is changed||successfully deployed|
|State: error||Block instance failed to be deployed||error|