F5 Dynamic Types Plugin – Ready to Extend Part 2

In F5 Dynamic Types Plugin – Ready to Extend Part 1, I showed you how you can extend the creation of some objects such as Pool and Virtual Server.

For some other objects, such as Profile and Monitor, you will need to do some “tricks”.

Let’s take a look in the “Create Client SSL Profile” workflow schema: Continue reading

F5 Dynamic Types Plugin – Ready to Extend Part 1

The concept of Dynamic Types is that you don’t need to be “Programmer” or “Software Engineer” in order to develop your own plugin, everything is based on JavaScript and/or existing workflows.

When you export a plugin configuration using Dynamic Types Plugin Generator, you basically create an open-source package that everyone can reuse or even update.

In the next couple of posts, I’ll show you how to extend the plugin in order to answer you environment needs.

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F5 LTM Dynamic Types Plugin – How to Install

In the last couple of months I’ve been working on a project that includes vRA+vRO+NSX+F5. Really cool combination!

But, despite these products need to work together seamlessly, it is not always the case.

For example, vRA with NSX integration has a lot of capabilities for multi machine blueprints, but none for single blueprint. So you’ll have to use vRO to automate you processes such as Tagging Virtual Machine. Continue reading