SovLabs RESTipes

SovLabs F5 vRA Extensibility module utilizes SovLabs RESTipe™, an “infrastructure as code” approach for defining the steps used to create, reuse, remove and scale F5 BIG-IP structures, such as VIPs, Pools, and Nodes/Members.

The SovLabs F5 module comes packaged with a functional RESTipe (named F5Config-internal) with the most common steps and structures.

The SovLabs RESTipe for F5 is a YAML formatted script and uses the

This field is templatable. Click the link below to view documentation on the SovLabs Template Engine

SovLabs Template Engine page

For even more flexibility, use the SovLabs RESTipe™ Guide to create custom RESTipe. No need for custom vRO workflows to integrate custom vRA properties or interact with other REST-based endpoints.

Manage RESTipe Configuration

  1. Login to vRA tenant
  2. Click on the Catalog tab
  3. Request the Manage RESTipe Configuration vRA Catalog Item
  4. Fill out the form accordingly (see below) and Submit
Manage RESTipe Configuration
Manage RESTipe Configuration

FieldValue
Action

Choose whether to create, update or delete a SovLabs RESTipe

Filter by type

Shown if Action is 'Update' or 'Delete'

Type to filter existing SovLabs RESTipes by

RESTipe

Shown if Action is 'Update' or 'Delete'

Select an existing SovLabs RESTipe to update or delete

Type

Shown if Action is 'Create' or 'Update'

Select type of SovLabs RESTipe

Configuration label

No spaces, periods, nor special characters except underscore (_) and dash (-)

Unique label that does NOT contain {tenantName}_

RESTipe

JSON or YAML format

This field is templatable. Click the link below to view documentation on the SovLabs Template Engine

SovLabs Template Engine page