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FortiGate-VM on OpenStack

Use Case: Automatically Updating Dynamic Addresses Using Fabric Connector

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Configuring SDN Connector

  1. Go to Security Fabric > Fabric Connectors.
  2. Click Create New, then select OpenStack (Horizon).
    Note

    You can create only one SDN Connector per connector type. For example, you can create one entry for OpenStack.

  3. Configure the fields as follows:
    1. Name: Name the connector as desired.
    2. IP: Enter the IP address of the management component of OpenStack. Generally you can find it in the OpenStack identity.

    3. User name: Enter the specified node's administrator name.
    4. Password: Enter the administrator's password.

  4. Click OK. The SDN Connector is now configured.

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Configuring SDN Connector

  1. Go to Security Fabric > Fabric Connectors.
  2. Click Create New, then select OpenStack (Horizon).
    Note

    You can create only one SDN Connector per connector type. For example, you can create one entry for OpenStack.

  3. Configure the fields as follows:
    1. Name: Name the connector as desired.
    2. IP: Enter the IP address of the management component of OpenStack. Generally you can find it in the OpenStack identity.

    3. User name: Enter the specified node's administrator name.
    4. Password: Enter the administrator's password.

  4. Click OK. The SDN Connector is now configured.