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netapp_e_amg - Create, Remove, and Update Asynchronous Mirror Groups

New in version 2.2.

Synopsis

  • Allows for the creation, removal and updating of Asynchronous Mirror Groups for NetApp E-series storage arrays

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_password
required
The password to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
api_url
required
The url to the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
api_username
required
The username to authenticate with the SANtricity WebServices Proxy or embedded REST API.
interfaceType
    Choices:
  • iscsi
  • fibre
Default:
None
The intended protocol to use if both Fibre and iSCSI are available.
manualSync Default:
no
Setting this to true will cause other synchronization values to be ignored
name
required
The name of the async array you wish to target, or create.
If state is present and the name isn't found, it will attempt to create.
recoveryWarnThresholdMinutes Default:
20
Recovery point warning threshold (minutes). The user will be warned when the age of the last good failures point exceeds this value
repoUtilizationWarnThreshold Default:
80
Recovery point warning threshold
secondaryArrayId
required
The ID of the secondary array to be used in mirroing process
ssid
required
The ID of the array to manage. This value must be unique for each array.
state
required
A state of present will either create or update the async mirror group.
A state of absent will remove the async mirror group.
syncIntervalMinutes Default:
10
The synchronization interval in minutes
syncWarnThresholdMinutes Default:
10
The threshold (in minutes) for notifying the user that periodic synchronization has taken too long to complete.
validate_certs Default:
yes
Should https certificates be validated?

Examples

- name: AMG removal
  na_eseries_amg:
    state: absent
    ssid: "{{ ssid }}"
    secondaryArrayId: "{{amg_secondaryArrayId}}"
    api_url: "{{ netapp_api_url }}"
    api_username: "{{ netapp_api_username }}"
    api_password: "{{ netapp_api_password }}"
    new_name: "{{amg_array_name}}"
    name: "{{amg_name}}"
  when: amg_create

- name: AMG create
  netapp_e_amg:
    state: present
    ssid: "{{ ssid }}"
    secondaryArrayId: "{{amg_secondaryArrayId}}"
    api_url: "{{ netapp_api_url }}"
    api_username: "{{ netapp_api_username }}"
    api_password: "{{ netapp_api_password }}"
    new_name: "{{amg_array_name}}"
    name: "{{amg_name}}"
  when: amg_create

Return Values

Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:

Key Returned Description
msg
string
success
Successful creation

Sample:
{"changed": true, "connectionType": "fc", "groupRef": "3700000060080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC", "groupState": "optimal", "id": "3700000060080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC", "label": "amg_made_by_ansible", "localRole": "primary", "mirrorChannelRemoteTarget": "9000000060080E5000299C24005B06E557AC7EEC", "orphanGroup": false, "recoveryPointAgeAlertThresholdMinutes": 20, "remoteRole": "secondary", "remoteTarget": {"nodeName": {"ioInterfaceType": "fc", "iscsiNodeName": null, "remoteNodeWWN": "20040080E5299F1C"}, "remoteRef": "9000000060080E5000299C24005B06E557AC7EEC", "scsiinitiatorTargetBaseProperties": {"ioInterfaceType": "fc", "iscsiinitiatorTargetBaseParameters": null}}, "remoteTargetId": "ansible2", "remoteTargetName": "Ansible2", "remoteTargetWwn": "60080E5000299F880000000056A25D56", "repositoryUtilizationWarnThreshold": 80, "roleChangeProgress": "none", "syncActivity": "idle", "syncCompletionTimeAlertThresholdMinutes": 10, "syncIntervalMinutes": 10, "worldWideName": "60080E5000299C24000006E857AC7EEC"}


Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Author

  • Kevin Hulquest (@hulquest)

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