ExternalNetworkBacking

Information about an external network backing.


Properties

string
backingId Optional

Unique identifier for the network backing in NSX/vCenter.


backingType Optional

Type of network backing. This is deprecated in favor of string based enums going forward.

Possible values are: PORTGROUPDV_PORTGROUPNSXT_TIER0UNKNOWN


string
backingTypeValue Optional

Backing type for the network.

  • PORTGROUP
  • DV_PORTGROUP
  • NSXT_TIER0
  • NSXT_VRF_TIER0
  • IMPORTED_T_LOGICAL_SWITCH
  • UNKNOWN


string
name Optional

The name of this external network backing, if it exists.


networkProvider Optional

The Network Provider for the backing, either a vCenter Server or NSX-T Manager.


parentTier0Ref Optional

If this external network is backed by a NSX-T VRF-Lite Tier0, then this field is set to be the parent Tier0 Router. Otherwise, field is unset.

JSON Example

{
    "backingId": "string",
    "backingType": "enum",
    "backingTypeValue": "string",
    "name": "string",
    "networkProvider": {
        "id": "string",
        "name": "string"
    },
    "parentTier0Ref": {
        "id": "2a4ba9ad-e8d5-409c-8cae-c06910cd9b47",
        "name": "string"
    }
}
Availability
Added in 32.0
Property Of

ExternalNetworkBackings
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