cisco.intersight.intersight_server_profile – Server Profile configuration for Cisco Intersight

Note

This plugin is part of the cisco.intersight collection (version 1.0.18).

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 cisco.intersight.

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.intersight.intersight_server_profile.

New in version 2.10: of cisco.intersight

Synopsis

  • Server Profile configuration for Cisco Intersight.

  • Used to configure Server Profiles with assigned servers and server policies.

  • For more information see Cisco Intersight.

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_key_id
string / required
Public API Key ID associated with the private key.
If not set, the value of the INTERSIGHT_API_KEY_ID environment variable is used.
api_private_key
string / required
Filename (absolute path) or string of PEM formatted private key data to be used for Intersight API authentication.
If a string is used, Ansible vault should be used to encrypt string data.
Ex. ansible-vault encrypt_string --vault-id [email protected]/Users/dsoper/Documents/vault_password_file '-----BEGIN EC PRIVATE KEY-----
<your private key data>
-----END EC PRIVATE KEY-----'
If not set, the value of the INTERSIGHT_API_PRIVATE_KEY environment variable is used.
api_uri
string
Default:
"https://intersight.com/api/v1"
URI used to access the Intersight API.
If not set, the value of the INTERSIGHT_API_URI environment variable is used.
assigned_server
string
Managed Obect ID (MOID) of assigned server.
Option can be omitted if user wishes to assign server later.
boot_order_policy
string
Name of Boot Order Policy to associate with this profile.
description
string
The user-defined description of the Server Profile.
Description can contain letters(a-z, A-Z), numbers(0-9), hyphen(-), period(.), colon(:), or an underscore(_).

aliases: descr
imc_access_policy
string
Name of IMC Access Policy to associate with this profile.
lan_connectivity_policy
string
Name of LAN Connectivity Policy to associate with this profile.
local_user_policy
string
Name of Local User Policy to associate with this profile.
name
string / required
The name assigned to the Server Profile.
The name must be between 1 and 62 alphanumeric characters, allowing special characters :-_.
ntp_policy
string
Name of NTP Policy to associate with this profile.
organization
string
Default:
"default"
The name of the Organization this resource is assigned to.
Profiles and Policies that are created within a Custom Organization are applicable only to devices in the same Organization.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
If present, will verify the resource is present and will create if needed.
If absent, will verify the resource is absent and will delete if needed.
storage_policy
string
Name of Storage Policy to associate with this profile.
tags
string
List of tags in Key:<user-defined key> Value:<user-defined value> format.
target_platform
string
    Choices:
  • Standalone ←
  • FIAttached
The platform for which the server profile is applicable.
Can either be a server that is operating in Standalone mode or which is attached to a Fabric Interconnect (FIAttached) managed by Intersight.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, it will not use a proxy, even if one is defined in an environment variable on the target hosts.
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Boolean control for verifying the api_uri TLS certificate
virtual_media_policy
string
Name of Virtual Media Policy to associate with this profile.

Examples

- name: Configure Server Profile
  cisco.intersight.intersight_server_profile:
    api_private_key: "{{ api_private_key }}"
    api_key_id: "{{ api_key_id }}"
    name: SP-Server1
    target_platform: FIAttached
    tags:
      - Key: Site
        Value: SJC02
    description: Profile for Server1
    assigned_server: 5e3b517d6176752d319a9999
    boot_order_policy: COS-Boot
    imc_access_policy: sjc02-d23-access
    lan_connectivity_policy: sjc02-d23-lan
    local_user_policy: guest-admin
    ntp_policy: lab-ntp
    storage_policy: storage
    virtual_media_policy: COS-VM

- name: Delete Server Profile
  cisco.intersight.intersight_server_profile:
    api_private_key: "{{ api_private_key }}"
    api_key_id: "{{ api_key_id }}"
    name: SP-Server1
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
api_repsonse
dictionary
always
The API response output returned by the specified resource.

Sample:
{'api_response': {'AssignedServer': {'Moid': '5e3b517d6176752d319a0881', 'ObjectType': 'compute.Blade'}, 'Name': 'SP-IMM-6454-D23-1-1', 'ObjectType': 'server.Profile', 'Tags': [{'Key': 'Site', 'Value': 'SJC02'}], 'TargetPlatform': 'FIAttached', 'Type': 'instance'}}


Authors

  • David Soper (@dsoper2)

  • Sid Nath (@SidNath21)

  • Tse Kai “Kevin” Chan (@BrightScale)

  • Soma Tummala (@SOMATUMMALA21)