Using Configuration Management templates

Configuration Management Template Library (SETTINGS menu > Configuration Management > Template Library) enables you to standardize and reuse template device configurations. You can embed templates with tokens that use a variable syntax grammar to ensure alignment of device configurations throughout your application, enterprise, or network-wide infrastructure.

The variable syntax enables you to apply device-specific (IP address, hostname) information, save time, and reduce the possibility of incidents or errors occurring on production systems due to mis-alignment or restart with non-standard configurations.

Note: There are no default, pre-configured templates. This topic outlines the steps for creating templates and generating configurations from your managed devices.

Template library enables the following:

See Also

Configuration Management

CM System Overview

Using Task Scripts

Using Tasks

Using Device Properties

Using Policies

Leveraging and Customizing System Scripts

Managing CLI and Remote Shell Settings

Archive Search

Using the Configuration Management VLAN Manager

Setting Log Expiration