Tag Archives: api


March 30, 2020 8:49am

How Technology has Transformed the CMDB

The Complicated History of CMDBs The one thing all Configuration Management Databases (CMDB) have in common is that for them to be of any use, they... Read More

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January 16, 2018 11:29am

Automated Server Provisioning Technical Walkthrough

TL; DR  This automation will provide a path through a provisioning workflow that can stand up any number of new servers in a data center with... Read More


October 9, 2017 5:59pm

Configure Device42 to be a Puppet External Node Classifier (E.N.C.)

Introduction: Understanding is Powerful The modern tech ecosystem is comprised of a litany of tools, frameworks, solutions, and philosophies that seek to empower us in our work.... Read More


June 7, 2017 5:46pm

Monitoring System Initiated Automatic Device42 Failover

Monitoring System Initiated Automatic Failover – Including a Nagios Example When running Device42 in a Warm HA (High Availability) configuration, in the event the primary instance... Read More


January 17, 2017 2:38pm

IBM, HP, and Lenovo Support Added To Device42 Warranty Check Script

**2018 UPDATE: Automatic Dell, IBM, HP, and Lenovo warranty check / warranty auto-discovery is now built right into the Device42 UI!** See the latest Automatic Warranty... Read More

December 20, 2016 3:37pm

Effortlessly generate code that talks to Device42’s RESTful APIs

Let Postman generate code for Device42 API calls in the language of your choice. Have you been coding for a while now, but never written an... Read More

August 16, 2013 2:53pm

Powerful reports with device42 using the self describing APIs

Device42’s comprehensive data center management solution provides REST APIs that are self-describing and you can use these to get retrieve and update data. In the following... Read More

August 15, 2013 3:13pm

Enhanced application mappings and API excel import with v5.2.0

Starting with v520 we have enhanced application mappings features with ability to add services and also added a new API excel import option that lets you import... Read More

May 31, 2013 9:02am

Simpler API helper python script to import data from CSV file

Based on feedback, we have simplified the API helper script to upload data to device42 instance from a csv file. The new script now has only... Read More

February 6, 2013 3:01pm

Importing CSV files into device42 using the API helper utility

Device42 RESTful APIs make it simple to import data into the d42 appliance. In this post, we will discuss how you can use the API helper... Read More