Workflow of Developer Cockpit

The following schema describes the communication between the developer and the operator using Developer Cockpit and Operator Cockpit.


Create application | Add roles and scopes and register application:

  • Use Developer Cockpit to create a new application.

  • Add roles and scopes for the created application.

  • Use Developer Cockpit for application registration.

Upload metadata and application binaries to MindSphere:

  • Upload meta data. Example - the manifest file.

  • Enter service names.

  • Upload zip-file with application binaries.

Hand over application to Operator Cockpit:

  • Assign the successfully uploaded application data to a known operator.

  • Operator accepts the assignment in Operator Cockpit.

Accept handover:

  • After acceptance is received from the operator, the developer assigns the application to an operator.

  • Application is then deployable for an operator inside Operator Cockpit.

Deployment in productive system:

  • In Operator Cockpit, the operator deploys this application to the productive system.

  • Operator can publish this application to MindSphere Store, or provision application to known customers.

Provisioning to Customer:

  • In Operator Cockpit, the operator provisions the application to the known customers.

  • If the operator has published an application to MindSphere Store, a subscription notification to provision to a new customer is received.