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Notes on TOSCA

  1. Portable Cloud Services Using TOSCA by Tobias Binz, Gerd Breiter, Frank Leymann, Thomas Spatzier. IEEE Internet Computing 16(03):80–85 (May 2012) - short overview
  2. TOSCA: Portable Automated Deployment and Management of Cloud Applications by Tobias Binz, Uwe Breitenbücher, Oliver Kopp, Frank Leymann, Advanced Web Services2014 - longer overview
  3. Topology and Orchestration Specification for Cloud Applications (TOSCA) Primer Version 1.0 - offical primer (regard it as tutorial)
  4. Topology and Orchestration Specification for Cloud Applications Version 1.0 - offical specification
  5. TOSCA Simple Profile in YAML Version 1.1 - the simple profile in YAML.

See for a list of publications in the OpenTOSCA ecosystem.



Example YAML files

Available TOSCA implementations

Available implementations are tracked by OASIS at


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