Image UUID can be obtained by Use the GET /api/image to obtain Iamge UUID.

The following are the various REST API options available for NSX Advanced Load Balancer system upgrade.

  • Use the following API to upgrade the system to a base image.

API:/api/upgrade

Method: POST

JSON Data:

{ 
  'image_uuid': 'image-b8adc2bd-d27f-469d-b78d-5e2bc14a14e4', 
  'system': true 
}
  • Use the following API to upgrade the system to a base image and a controller patch.

API: /api/upgrade

Method: POST

JSON Data:

{ 
   'image_uuid': 'image-b8adc2bd-d27f-469d-b78d-5e2bc14a14e4',   
   'controller_patch_uuid': 'image-e3aaad68-5aaf-485a-8bd9-1db3ec562d6a',
   'system': true
 }        
  • Use the following API to upgrade the system to a base image and an SE patch.

API:/api/upgrade

Method: POST

JSON Data:

{ 
   'image_uuid': 'image-b8adc2bd-d27f-469d-b78d-5e2bc14a14e4', 
   'system': true, 
   'se_patch_uuid': 'image-e3aaad68-5aaf-485a-8bd9-1db3ec562d6a', 
   'skip_warnings': True
 }
  • Use the following API to upgrade the system to a base image, an NSX Advanced Load Balancer Controller patch, and an SE patch

API: /api/upgrade

Method: POST

JSON Data:

{ 
   'image_uuid': 'image-b8adc2bd-d27f-469d-b78d-5e2bc14a14e4', 
   'controller_patch_uuid': 'image-e3aaad68-5aaf-485a-8bd9-1db3ec562d6a',
   'system': true,
   'se_patch_uuid': 'image-e88aaad68-5aaf-485a-8bd9-1db3ec562d6a'
}