Chapter 18. NSX Automation

This chapter covers all or part of the following VCP6-NV exam blueprint topics:

Image Objective 1.5—Understand VMware NSX Integration with vRealize Automation (vRA)

Image Objective 9.2—Understand NSX Automation

The days of the CLI are more or less numbered. Why would you want to be typing commands when you can script it and automate it? With automation, one of the main drivers for SDN and NSX, you can deploy hundreds of logical switches before you finish your coffee (or tea if you prefer).

NSX offers a rich open API that is RESTful ...

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