fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_sdn_connector module – Configure connection to SDN Connector in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This module is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.2.2).

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 fortinet.fortios. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_sdn_connector.

New in fortinet.fortios 2.0.0

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify system feature and sdn_connector category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.0

Requirements

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

  • ansible>=2.9

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

access_token

string

Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.

enable_log

boolean

Enable/Disable logging for task.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

member_path

string

Member attribute path to operate on.

Delimited by a slash character if there are more than one attribute.

Parameter marked with member_path is legitimate for doing member operation.

member_state

string

Add or delete a member under specified attribute path.

When member_state is specified, the state option is ignored.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

state

string / required

Indicates whether to create or remove the object.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

system_sdn_connector

dictionary

Configure connection to SDN Connector.

access_key

string

AWS / ACS access key ID.

api_key

string

IBM cloud API key or service ID API key.

azure_region

string

Azure server region.

Choices:

  • "global"

  • "china"

  • "germany"

  • "usgov"

  • "local"

client_id

string

Azure client ID (application ID).

client_secret

string

Azure client secret (application key).

compartment_id

string

Compartment ID.

compute_generation

integer

Compute generation for IBM cloud infrastructure.

domain

string

Domain name.

external_account_list

list / elements=dictionary

Configure AWS external account list.

external_id

string

AWS external ID.

region_list

list / elements=dictionary

AWS region name list.

region

string

AWS region name.

role_arn

string

AWS role ARN to assume.

external_ip

list / elements=dictionary

Configure GCP external IP.

name

string

External IP name.

forwarding_rule

list / elements=dictionary

Configure GCP forwarding rule.

rule_name

string

Forwarding rule name.

target

string

Target instance name.

gcp_project

string

GCP project name.

gcp_project_list

list / elements=dictionary

Configure GCP project list.

gcp_zone_list

list / elements=dictionary

Configure GCP zone list.

name

string

GCP zone name.

id

string

GCP project ID.

group_name

string

Group name of computers.

ha_status

string

Enable/disable use for FortiGate HA service.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

ibm_region

string

IBM cloud region name.

Choices:

  • "dallas"

  • "washington-dc"

  • "london"

  • "frankfurt"

  • "sydney"

  • "tokyo"

  • "osaka"

  • "toronto"

  • "sao-paulo"

  • "us-south"

  • "us-east"

  • "germany"

  • "great-britain"

  • "japan"

  • "australia"

ibm_region_gen1

string

IBM cloud compute generation 1 region name.

Choices:

  • "us-south"

  • "us-east"

  • "germany"

  • "great-britain"

  • "japan"

  • "australia"

ibm_region_gen2

string

IBM cloud compute generation 2 region name.

Choices:

  • "us-south"

  • "us-east"

  • "great-britain"

key_passwd

string

Private key password.

login_endpoint

string

Azure Stack login endpoint.

name

string / required

SDN connector name.

nic

list / elements=dictionary

Configure Azure network interface.

ip

list / elements=dictionary

Configure IP configuration.

name

string

IP configuration name.

public_ip

string

Public IP name.

resource_group

string

Resource group of Azure public IP.

name

string

Network interface name.

oci_cert

string

OCI certificate. Source certificate.local.name.

oci_fingerprint

string

OCI pubkey fingerprint.

oci_region

string

OCI server region.

Choices:

  • "phoenix"

  • "ashburn"

  • "frankfurt"

  • "london"

oci_region_type

string

OCI region type.

Choices:

  • "commercial"

  • "government"

password

string

Password of the remote SDN connector as login credentials.

private_key

string

Private key of GCP service account.

region

string

AWS / ACS region name.

resource_group

string

Azure resource group.

resource_url

string

Azure Stack resource URL.

route

list / elements=dictionary

Configure GCP route.

name

string

Route name.

route_table

list / elements=dictionary

Configure Azure route table.

name

string

Route table name.

resource_group

string

Resource group of Azure route table.

route

list / elements=dictionary

Configure Azure route.

name

string

Route name.

next_hop

string

Next hop address.

subscription_id

string

Subscription ID of Azure route table.

secret_key

string

AWS / ACS secret access key.

secret_token

string

Secret token of Kubernetes service account.

server

string

Server address of the remote SDN connector.

server_list

list / elements=dictionary

Server address list of the remote SDN connector.

ip

string

IPv4 address.

server_port

integer

Port number of the remote SDN connector.

service_account

string

GCP service account email.

status

string

Enable/disable connection to the remote SDN connector.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

subscription_id

string

Azure subscription ID.

tenant_id

string

Tenant ID (directory ID).

type

string

Type of SDN connector.

Choices:

  • "aci"

  • "alicloud"

  • "aws"

  • "azure"

  • "gcp"

  • "nsx"

  • "nuage"

  • "oci"

  • "openstack"

  • "kubernetes"

  • "vmware"

  • "sepm"

  • "aci-direct"

  • "ibm"

  • "nutanix"

  • "sap"

update_interval

integer

Dynamic object update interval (30 - 3600 sec).

use_metadata_iam

string

Enable/disable use of IAM role from metadata to call API.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

user_id

string

User ID.

username

string

Username of the remote SDN connector as login credentials.

vcenter_password

string

vCenter server password for NSX quarantine.

vcenter_server

string

vCenter server address for NSX quarantine.

vcenter_username

string

vCenter server username for NSX quarantine.

verify_certificate

string

Enable/disable server certificate verification.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

vpc_id

string

AWS VPC ID.

vdom

string

Virtual domain, among those defined previously. A vdom is a virtual instance of the FortiGate that can be configured and used as a different unit.

Default: "root"

Notes

Note

  • Legacy fortiosapi has been deprecated, httpapi is the preferred way to run playbooks

Examples

- hosts: fortigates
  collections:
    - fortinet.fortios
  connection: httpapi
  vars:
   vdom: "root"
   ansible_httpapi_use_ssl: yes
   ansible_httpapi_validate_certs: no
   ansible_httpapi_port: 443
  tasks:
  - name: Configure connection to SDN Connector.
    fortios_system_sdn_connector:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      system_sdn_connector:
        access_key: "<your_own_value>"
        api_key: "<your_own_value>"
        azure_region: "global"
        client_id: "<your_own_value>"
        client_secret: "<your_own_value>"
        compartment_id: "<your_own_value>"
        compute_generation: "2"
        domain: "<your_own_value>"
        external_account_list:
         -
            external_id: "<your_own_value>"
            region_list:
             -
                region: "<your_own_value>"
            role_arn: "<your_own_value>"
        external_ip:
         -
            name: "default_name_17"
        forwarding_rule:
         -
            rule_name: "<your_own_value>"
            target: "<your_own_value>"
        gcp_project: "<your_own_value>"
        gcp_project_list:
         -
            gcp_zone_list:
             -
                name: "default_name_24"
            id:  "25"
        group_name: "<your_own_value>"
        ha_status: "disable"
        ibm_region: "dallas"
        ibm_region_gen1: "us-south"
        ibm_region_gen2: "us-south"
        key_passwd: "<your_own_value>"
        login_endpoint: "<your_own_value>"
        name: "default_name_33"
        nic:
         -
            ip:
             -
                name: "default_name_36"
                public_ip: "<your_own_value>"
                resource_group: "<your_own_value>"
            name: "default_name_39"
        oci_cert: "<your_own_value> (source certificate.local.name)"
        oci_fingerprint: "<your_own_value>"
        oci_region: "phoenix"
        oci_region_type: "commercial"
        password: "<your_own_value>"
        private_key: "<your_own_value>"
        region: "<your_own_value>"
        resource_group: "<your_own_value>"
        resource_url: "<your_own_value>"
        route:
         -
            name: "default_name_50"
        route_table:
         -
            name: "default_name_52"
            resource_group: "<your_own_value>"
            route:
             -
                name: "default_name_55"
                next_hop: "<your_own_value>"
            subscription_id: "<your_own_value>"
        secret_key: "<your_own_value>"
        secret_token: "<your_own_value>"
        server: "192.168.100.40"
        server_list:
         -
            ip: "<your_own_value>"
        server_port: "0"
        service_account: "<your_own_value>"
        status: "disable"
        subscription_id: "<your_own_value>"
        tenant_id: "<your_own_value>"
        type: "aci"
        update_interval: "60"
        use_metadata_iam: "disable"
        user_id: "<your_own_value>"
        username: "<your_own_value>"
        vcenter_password: "<your_own_value>"
        vcenter_server: "<your_own_value>"
        vcenter_username: "<your_own_value>"
        verify_certificate: "disable"
        vpc_id: "<your_own_value>"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

build

string

Build number of the fortigate image

Returned: always

Sample: "1547"

http_method

string

Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: "PUT"

http_status

string

Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Returned: always

Sample: "200"

mkey

string

Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Returned: success

Sample: "id"

name

string

Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: "urlfilter"

path

string

Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: "webfilter"

revision

string

Internal revision number

Returned: always

Sample: "17.0.2.10658"

serial

string

Serial number of the unit

Returned: always

Sample: "FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352"

status

string

Indication of the operation’s result

Returned: always

Sample: "success"

vdom

string

Virtual domain used

Returned: always

Sample: "root"

version

string

Version of the FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: "v5.6.3"

Authors

  • Link Zheng (@chillancezen)

  • Jie Xue (@JieX19)

  • Hongbin Lu (@fgtdev-hblu)

  • Frank Shen (@frankshen01)

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)