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About the connector

The Gigamon Platform includes hardware and software applications that provide intelligent network traffic visibility across on-premises, virtual and cloud environments.

This document provides information about the Gigamon connector, which facilitates automated interactions with Gigamon using FortiSOAR™ playbooks. Add the Gigamon connector as a step in FortiSOAR™ playbooks and perform automated operations, such as adding and removing a rule from an existing map and retrieving a list of rules from a specified map from Gigamon.

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-gigamon

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
Delete Rules Removes a rule that you have specified from an existing map on Gigamon. delete_rules
Remediation
Add Rule Adds a rule that you have specified to an existing map on Gigamon. post_rule
Containment
Update Rule Updates a rule that you have specified in an existing map on Gigamon. update_rule
Containment
Get Map Retrieves a list of rules for a map that you have specified on Gigamon. get_map
Investigation
Get Maps Retrieves a list of rules for all maps on Gigamon. get_maps
Investigation

 

Included playbooks

The Sample - Gigamon - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the Gigamon 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 Gigamon 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

The Gigamon Platform includes hardware and software applications that provide intelligent network traffic visibility across on-premises, virtual and cloud environments.

This document provides information about the Gigamon connector, which facilitates automated interactions with Gigamon using FortiSOAR™ playbooks. Add the Gigamon connector as a step in FortiSOAR™ playbooks and perform automated operations, such as adding and removing a rule from an existing map and retrieving a list of rules from a specified map from Gigamon.

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-gigamon

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
Delete Rules Removes a rule that you have specified from an existing map on Gigamon. delete_rules
Remediation
Add Rule Adds a rule that you have specified to an existing map on Gigamon. post_rule
Containment
Update Rule Updates a rule that you have specified in an existing map on Gigamon. update_rule
Containment
Get Map Retrieves a list of rules for a map that you have specified on Gigamon. get_map
Investigation
Get Maps Retrieves a list of rules for all maps on Gigamon. get_maps
Investigation

 

Included playbooks

The Sample - Gigamon - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the Gigamon 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 Gigamon 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.