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About the connector

Catalyst is the brand for a variety of network switches sold by Cisco Systems. While commonly associated with Ethernet switches, a number of different network interfaces have been available throughout the history of the brand.

This document provides information about the Cisco Catalyst connector, which facilitates automated interactions with Cisco Catalyst using FortiSOAR™playbooks. Add the Cisco Catalyst connector as a step in FortiSOAR™playbooks and perform automated operations, such as retrieving configuration information of Cisco Catalyst switch and configuring system VLAN on a Cisco Catalyst switch.

Version information

Connector Version: 1.0.0

Authored By: Fortinet.

Certified: No

 

Installing the connector

All connectors provided by FortiSOAR™are delivered using a FortiSOAR™repository. Therefore, you must set up your FortiSOAR™repository and use the yum command to install connectors:

yum install cyops-connector-cisco-catalyst

For the detailed procedure to install a connector, click here.

 

Configuring the connector

For the procedure to configure a connector, click here.

 

Actions supported by the connector

The following automated operations can be included in playbooks and you can also use the annotations to access operations from FortiSOAR™release 4.10.0 onwards:

 

Function Description Annotation and Category
Get Configuration Retrieves configuration information of a Cisco Catalyst switch. get_config
Investigation
Get Version Retrieves version information of a Cisco Catalyst switch. get_version
Investigation
Configure VLAN Configures system VLAN on a Cisco Catalyst switch, i.e., assigns the VLAN of the port on which the host is connected. configure_vlan
Containment

 

Included playbooks

The Sample - Cisco Catalyst - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the Cisco Catalyst connector. This playbook contains steps using which you can perform all supported actions. You can see the bundled playbooks in the Automation > Playbooks section in FortiSOAR™after importing the Cisco Catalyst connector.

 

Note: If you are planning to use any of the sample playbooks in your environment, ensure that you clone those playbooks and move them to a different collection, since the sample playbook collection gets deleted during connector upgrade and delete.

 

 

 

About the connector

Catalyst is the brand for a variety of network switches sold by Cisco Systems. While commonly associated with Ethernet switches, a number of different network interfaces have been available throughout the history of the brand.

This document provides information about the Cisco Catalyst connector, which facilitates automated interactions with Cisco Catalyst using FortiSOAR™playbooks. Add the Cisco Catalyst connector as a step in FortiSOAR™playbooks and perform automated operations, such as retrieving configuration information of Cisco Catalyst switch and configuring system VLAN on a Cisco Catalyst switch.

Version information

Connector Version: 1.0.0

Authored By: Fortinet.

Certified: No

 

Installing the connector

All connectors provided by FortiSOAR™are delivered using a FortiSOAR™repository. Therefore, you must set up your FortiSOAR™repository and use the yum command to install connectors:

yum install cyops-connector-cisco-catalyst

For the detailed procedure to install a connector, click here.

 

Configuring the connector

For the procedure to configure a connector, click here.

 

Actions supported by the connector

The following automated operations can be included in playbooks and you can also use the annotations to access operations from FortiSOAR™release 4.10.0 onwards:

 

Function Description Annotation and Category
Get Configuration Retrieves configuration information of a Cisco Catalyst switch. get_config
Investigation
Get Version Retrieves version information of a Cisco Catalyst switch. get_version
Investigation
Configure VLAN Configures system VLAN on a Cisco Catalyst switch, i.e., assigns the VLAN of the port on which the host is connected. configure_vlan
Containment

 

Included playbooks

The Sample - Cisco Catalyst - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the Cisco Catalyst connector. This playbook contains steps using which you can perform all supported actions. You can see the bundled playbooks in the Automation > Playbooks section in FortiSOAR™after importing the Cisco Catalyst connector.

 

Note: If you are planning to use any of the sample playbooks in your environment, ensure that you clone those playbooks and move them to a different collection, since the sample playbook collection gets deleted during connector upgrade and delete.