Ansible - Automating NGFW Configuration

About Ansible Automation

Ansible is a very powerful open source automation language, it uses modules to communicate with vendor specific devices. What makes Ansible unique from other management tools is that it is also a deployment and orchestration tool. In many respects, Ansible helps provide large productivity gains to a wide variety of automation challenges. The Palo Alto Networks Ansible integration project utilizes Ansible to help organizations automate configuration and management of the Palo Alto Networks Platform. The Live Community provides a central place to learn how to utilize this technology, get help from others using it, and more.

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Using Ansible For Firewall SEC Policy Change Management Process

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Manage security policy changes using the power of the Palo Alto Networks custom Ansible modules and Ansible ‘pull’ feature.

 

 

Using Ansible to Automate & Accelerate AWS Deployments

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This video shows how to use Ansible to automate and accelerate AWS deployments.

 



Ansible and Palo Alto Networks Firewall

post time: Apr 3, 2017 2:38:27 PM

The combination of Ansible and Palo Alto Networks modules address the most common applications of automation and orchestration of the Palo Alto Networks VM-Series NGFW (Next Generation Firewall) for both public and private cloud deployments.

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Ansible Discussions

Have questions about how to utilize Ansible to automate your Palo Alto Networks deployments? Join the Live Community to post your questions and get answers.
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posted: Friday updated: Friday

User ID Count

Im using this operational command to pull out the number of mapped users by the user id:<show><user><ip-user-mapping><all><...

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posted: 2 weeks ago updated: 2 weeks ago

XML API - Get thret ID and CVE (version 8.0)

Hello. Working with firewalls on version 7 with a query to the following path: xpath=/config/predefined/threats/vulnerability  I was able to...

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posted: Jun 20, 2017 9:25:41 PM updated: Jun 21, 2017 11:32:46 PM

Commit and push in Panorama 8.0.3

Is there an API command to do a commit and push in Panorama in 8.0.3? I can only find a commit to panorama or a commit to template. The issue is that ...

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posted: Jun 15, 2017 6:42:58 AM updated: Jun 21, 2017 11:42:22 AM

pushed-shared-policy

Hi, We have a development what extract the configuration via rest api and analize this. In a firewall with vsys and panoroma, i have this pr...

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posted: Jun 13, 2017 3:35:29 PM updated: Jun 22, 2017 3:16:45 PM

Query External Dynamic List Content

If I have a list of IP addresses, is there a way to query a PA to see if the listed IP addresses are contained within an EDL? This would be a large li...

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