Postman is a Google Chrome ReST Client extension

Use Postman to experiment with IxNetwork ReST APIs

This page will show you the followings using Postman:


Install A REST API Browser Pluggin





How To Bring Up Postman


Connect to Windows API server And Get The Session ID

Python: response = requests.get('http://192.168.70.127:11009/api/v1/sessions)




Connect to Connection Mgr on a Windows Server 2012 and get the session ID




Create a blank config

Python: response = requests.post('http://192.168.70.127:11009/api/v1/sessions/1/ixnetwork/operations/newconfig', data={}, headers={'content-type': 'application/json'})




The ID is 3





Keep doing a GET on ID 3 until the state is SUCCESS



Create two VPorts




View the Vport's object attributes




Assign ports

Get the returned ID to verify ports are up




ID is 4




Create two Topologies

Get the returned Topology's object highlighted in yellow




View a Topology's object attributes




Modify the Topology's name




Verify the modification




Modify IP address

Get the address attribute's value




Look at the IP address list and get the index number order of the list




Using overlay to modify the IP address

Index 1 indicates the first IP address to modify along with the value




Verify the modification