F5 BIG-IP Ansible Collections

Welcome to the F5 BIG-IP Ansible documentation.

Get started with F5 Ansible Collections and learn to manage configuration objects on BIG-IP, BIG-IQ and F5OS based platforms.

Collections summary

F5 currently maintains three collections; two different Ansible Collections for BIG-IP/BIG-IQ products and F5OS-based platforms.

Collection Name Primary Use Case Connection Plugin
f5_modules BIG-IP Imperative APIs and Tasks LOCAL
f5_bigip BIG-IP Declarative APIs and Tasks HTTPAPI
f5os F5OS based devices APIs and Tasks HTTPAPI
next BIG-IP NEXT and Central Manager APIs and Tasks HTTPAPI

Using this documentation

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The code is open source and available on github. Links to the specific repositories are in the previous specific Collection docs.