cisco.ucs.ucs_service_profile_template – Configures Service Profile Templates on Cisco UCS Manager

Note

This plugin is part of the cisco.ucs collection.

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install cisco.ucs.

To use it in a playbook, specify: cisco.ucs.ucs_service_profile_template.

New in version 2.8: of cisco.ucs

Synopsis

  • Configures Service Profile Templates on Cisco UCS Manager.

Requirements

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

  • ucsmsdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
bios_policy
string
The name of the BIOS policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
boot_policy
string
Default:
"default"
The name of the boot order policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
description
string
A user-defined description of the service profile template.
Enter up to 256 characters.
You can use any characters or spaces except the following:
` (accent mark), (backslash), ^ (carat), " (double quote), = (equal sign), > (greater than), < (less than), or ' (single quote).

aliases: descr
graphics_card_policy
string
The name of the graphics card policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
host_firmware_package
string
The name of the host firmware package you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
hostname
string / required
IP address or hostname of Cisco UCS Manager.
Modules can be used with the UCS Platform Emulator https://cs.co/ucspe
ipmi_access_profile
string
The name of the IPMI access profile you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
iqn_pool
string
The name of the IQN pool (initiator) you want to apply to all iSCSI vNICs for service profiles created from this template.
kvm_mgmt_policy
string
The name of the KVM management policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
lan_connectivity_policy
string
The name of the LAN connectivity policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
local_disk_policy
string
The name of the local disk policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
maintenance_policy
string
The name of the maintenance policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
mgmt_inband_pool_name
string
How the inband management IPv4 address is derived for the server associated with this service profile.
mgmt_interface_mode
string
    Choices:
  • in-band
The Management Interface you want to assign to service profiles created from this template.
mgmt_ip_pool
string
Default:
"ext-mgmt"
The name of the Outband Management IP pool you want to use with service profiles created from this template.
mgmt_ip_state
string
    Choices:
  • none
  • pooled ←
The state for the Outband Management IP pool you want to use with service profiles created from this template.
mgmt_vnet_name
string
A VLAN selected from the associated VLAN group.
name
string / required
The name of the service profile template.
This name can be between 2 and 32 alphanumeric characters.
You cannot use spaces or any special characters other than - (hyphen), "_" (underscore), : (colon), and . (period).
This name must be unique across all service profiles and service profile templates within the same organization.
org_dn
string
Default:
"org-root"
Org dn (distinguished name)
password
string / required
Password for Cisco UCS Manager authentication.
port
integer
Port number to be used during connection (by default uses 443 for https and 80 for http connection).
power_control_policy
string
Default:
"default"
The name of the power control policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
power_state
string
    Choices:
  • up ←
  • down
The power state to be applied when a service profile created from this template is associated with a server.
power_sync_policy
string
The name of the power sync policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
proxy
string
If use_proxy is no, specfies proxy to be used for connection. e.g. 'http://proxy.xy.z:8080'
san_connectivity_policy
string
The name of the SAN connectivity policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
scrub_policy
string
The name of the scrub policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
server_pool
string
The name of the server pool you want to associate with this service profile template.
server_pool_qualification
string
The name of the server pool policy qualificaiton you want to use for this service profile template.
sol_policy
string
The name of the Serial over LAN (SoL) policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
If present, will verify Service Profile Templates are present and will create if needed.
If absent, will verify Service Profile Templates are absent and will delete if needed.
storage_profile
string
The name of the storage profile you want to associate with service profiles created from this template
template_type
string
    Choices:
  • initial-template ←
  • updating-template
The template type field which can be one of the following:
initial-template — Any service profiles created from this template are not updated if the template changes.
updating-template — Any service profiles created from this template are updated if the template changes.
threshold_policy
string
Default:
"default"
The name of the threshold policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.
use_proxy
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, will not use the proxy as defined by system environment variable.
use_ssl
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If no, an HTTP connection will be used instead of the default HTTPS connection.
user_label
string
The User Label you want to assign to service profiles created from this template.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
Username for Cisco UCS Manager authentication.
uuid_pool
string
Default:
"default"
Specifies how the UUID will be set on a server associated with a service profile created from this template.
The uuid_pool option can be the name of the UUID pool to use or '' (the empty string).
An empty string will use the UUID assigned to the server by the manufacturer, and the
UUID remains unassigned until a service profile created from this template is associated with a server. At that point,
the UUID is set to the UUID value assigned to the server by the manufacturer. If the service profile is later moved to
a different server, the UUID is changed to match the new server."
vmedia_policy
string
The name of the vMedia policy you want to associate with service profiles created from this template.

Examples

- name: Configure Service Profile Template with LAN/SAN Connectivity and all other options defaulted
  cisco.ucs.ucs_service_profile_template:
    hostname: 172.16.143.150
    username: admin
    password: password
    name: DEE-Ctrl
    template_type: updating-template
    uuid_pool: UUID-Pool
    storage_profile: DEE-StgProf
    lan_connectivity_policy: Cntr-FC-Boot
    iqn_pool: iSCSI-Boot-A
    san_connectivity_policy: Cntr-FC-Boot
    boot_policy: DEE-vMedia
    maintenance_policy: default
    server_pool: Container-Pool
    host_firmware_package: 3.1.2b
    bios_policy: Docker

- name: Remove Service Profile Template
  cisco.ucs.ucs_service_profile_template:
    hostname: 172.16.143.150
    username: admin
    password: password
    name: DEE-Ctrl
    state: absent

Authors

  • David Soper (@dsoper2)

  • CiscoUcs (@CiscoUcs)