Naming convention

Using Tungsten Fabrics full name and abbreviation

Use Tungsten Fabric’ abbreviation when you refer to Tungsten Fabric’ element. For example, use TF component status instead of Tungsten Fabric’ component status.

Use Tungsten Fabric’ abbreviation when you refer to Tungsten Fabric’ implementation, or extension of other producs. For example, use TF DPDK module instead of Tungsten Fabric’ DPDK module.

Use Tungsten Fabric’ abbreviation when you refer to Tungsten Fabric product name again on the same page. For example, use Tungsten Fabric is a SDN controller. TF consists of various modules instead of Tungsten Fabric is a SDN controller. Tungsten Fabric consists of various modules.

Upper- and lowercase in Tungsten Fabric’ service and modules names

Use uppercase when you refer to a service name. For example, use Compute service, Image service, or Identity service instead of nova, or keystone.

Use uppercase when you refer to a module or component name. Use full Tungsten Fabric name as a preffix. For example, use Tungsten Fabric vRouter instead of vrouter.

Use lowercase when you refer to command-line interface (CLI)


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