netapp_eseries.santricity.na_santricity_discover module – NetApp E-Series discover E-Series storage systems
This module is part of the netapp_eseries.santricity collection (version 1.4.0).
You might already have this collection installed if you are using the
It is not included in
To check whether it is installed, run
ansible-galaxy collection list.
To install it, use:
ansible-galaxy collection install netapp_eseries.santricity.
You need further requirements to be able to use this module,
see Requirements for details.
To use it in a playbook, specify:
Module searches a subnet range and returns any available E-Series storage systems.
The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.
This option specifies which ports to be tested during the discovery process.
The first usable port will be used in the returned API url.
Give preference to Web Services Embedded when an option exists for both Web Services Proxy and Embedded.
Web Services Proxy will be utilized when available by default.
Web Service Proxy user password
Web Services Proxy REST API URL. Example https://192.168.1.100:8443/devmgr/v2/
Web Service Proxy username
Whether to validate Web Service Proxy SSL certificate
This is the IPv4 search range for discovering E-Series storage arrays.
IPv4 subnet mask specified in CIDR form. Example 192.168.1.0/24 would search the range 192.168.1.0 to 192.168.1.255.
Be sure to include all management paths in the search range.
Only available for platforms E2800 or later (SANtricity Web Services Embedded REST API must be available).
All E-Series storage systems with SANtricity version 11.62 or later will be discovered.
Only E-Series storage systems without a set admin password running SANtricity versions prior to 11.62 will be discovered.
Use SANtricity Web Services Proxy to discover all systems regardless of SANricity version or password.
- name: Discover all E-Series storage systems on the network.
Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:
Returned: on success