Class 2: A&O Toolchain 211: BIG-IP Deployments with Declarative Onboarding (DO)ΒΆ

This class provides hands-on experience using F5's Declarative Onboarding interface for initial configuration of a BIG-IP. You will use Declarative Onboarding (DO) for the initial configuration of BIG-IP by sending the declaration to the BIG-IPs declarative interface.

The class will cover the following topics:

  • DO declarations
  • Where DO fits in the F5 automation toolchain
  • Why you would use DO
  • Declarative versus imperative API
  • Using Visual Studio Code to send declarations and validate DO schema
  • Create VLANs, Self-IPs, user accounts and more

Expected time to complete: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Go to the next section for details on how to connect to the lab environment.