community.network.avi_serverautoscalepolicy module – Module for setup of ServerAutoScalePolicy Avi RESTful Object

Note

This module is part of the community.network collection (version 4.0.1).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install community.network.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.network.avi_serverautoscalepolicy.

Synopsis

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • avisdk

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

api_context

dictionary

Avi API context that includes current session ID and CSRF Token.

This allows user to perform single login and re-use the session.

api_version

string

Avi API version of to use for Avi API and objects.

Default: “16.4.4”

avi_api_patch_op

string

Patch operation to use when using avi_api_update_method as patch.

Choices:

  • add

  • replace

  • delete

avi_api_update_method

string

Default method for object update is HTTP PUT.

Setting to patch will override that behavior to use HTTP PATCH.

Choices:

  • put ← (default)

  • patch

avi_credentials

dictionary

Avi Credentials dictionary which can be used in lieu of enumerating Avi Controller login details.

api_version

string

Avi controller version

Default: “16.4.4”

controller

string

Avi controller IP or SQDN

csrftoken

string

Avi controller API csrftoken to reuse existing session with session id

password

string

Avi controller password

port

string

Avi controller port

session_id

string

Avi controller API session id to reuse existing session with csrftoken

tenant

string

Avi controller tenant

Default: “admin”

tenant_uuid

string

Avi controller tenant UUID

timeout

string

Avi controller request timeout

Default: 300

token

string

Avi controller API token

username

string

Avi controller username

avi_disable_session_cache_as_fact

boolean

It disables avi session information to be cached as a fact.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

controller

string

IP address or hostname of the controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_CONTROLLER.

Default: “”

description

string

User defined description for the object.

intelligent_autoscale

boolean

Use avi intelligent autoscale algorithm where autoscale is performed by comparing load on the pool against estimated capacity of all the servers.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as False.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

intelligent_scalein_margin

string

Maximum extra capacity as percentage of load used by the intelligent scheme.

Scalein is triggered when available capacity is more than this margin.

Allowed values are 1-99.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 40.

intelligent_scaleout_margin

string

Minimum extra capacity as percentage of load used by the intelligent scheme.

Scaleout is triggered when available capacity is less than this margin.

Allowed values are 1-99.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 20.

max_scalein_adjustment_step

string

Maximum number of servers to scalein simultaneously.

The actual number of servers to scalein is chosen such that target number of servers is always more than or equal to the min_size.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 1.

max_scaleout_adjustment_step

string

Maximum number of servers to scaleout simultaneously.

The actual number of servers to scaleout is chosen such that target number of servers is always less than or equal to the max_size.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 1.

max_size

string

Maximum number of servers after scaleout.

Allowed values are 0-400.

min_size

string

No scale-in happens once number of operationally up servers reach min_servers.

Allowed values are 0-400.

name

string / required

Name of the object.

password

string

Password of Avi user in Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_PASSWORD.

Default: “”

scalein_alertconfig_refs

string

Trigger scalein when alerts due to any of these alert configurations are raised.

It is a reference to an object of type alertconfig.

scalein_cooldown

string

Cooldown period during which no new scalein is triggered to allow previous scalein to successfully complete.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 300.

scaleout_alertconfig_refs

string

Trigger scaleout when alerts due to any of these alert configurations are raised.

It is a reference to an object of type alertconfig.

scaleout_cooldown

string

Cooldown period during which no new scaleout is triggered to allow previous scaleout to successfully complete.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as 300.

state

string

The state that should be applied on the entity.

Choices:

  • absent

  • present ← (default)

tenant

string

Name of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.

Default: “admin”

tenant_ref

string

It is a reference to an object of type tenant.

tenant_uuid

string

UUID of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.

Default: “”

url

string

Avi controller URL of the object.

use_predicted_load

boolean

Use predicted load rather than current load.

Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as False.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes

username

string

Username used for accessing Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_USERNAME.

Default: “”

uuid

string

Unique object identifier of the object.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Example to create ServerAutoScalePolicy object
  community.network.avi_serverautoscalepolicy:
    controller: 10.10.25.42
    username: admin
    password: something
    state: present
    name: sample_serverautoscalepolicy

Return Values

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

Key

Description

obj

dictionary

ServerAutoScalePolicy (api/serverautoscalepolicy) object

Returned: success, changed

Authors

  • Gaurav Rastogi (@grastogi23)