An ESXi host transport node supports eight IPFIX flow templates.

IPv4 Template

Template ID: 256

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tcpFlags, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv4TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
// Specify the Interface port- Uplink Port, Access port,N.A
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv4 Encapsulated Template

Template ID: 257

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv4_ENCAP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tcpFlags, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv4TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourceIPv4, 4)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestIPv4, 4)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourcePort, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestPort, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantProtocol, 1)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access port, N.A
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
// TUNNEL-GW or no.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv4 ICMP Template

Template ID: 258

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv4_ICMP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv4TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access Port, or NA.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv4 ICMP Encapsulated Template

Template ID: 259

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv4_ICMP_ENCAP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv4TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourceIPv4, 4)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestIPv4, 4)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantProtocol, 1)
// Specify the Interface port- Uplink Port, Access port,N.A
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
// TUNNEL-GW or no.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv6 Template

Template ID: 260

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv6)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv6Address, 16)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv6Address, 16)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tcpFlags, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv6TOS,1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access Port, or NA.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv6 Encapsulated Template

Template ID: 261

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv6_ENCAP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tcpFlags, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv6TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
//ENCAP specific
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourceIPv6, 16)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestIPv6, 16)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourcePort, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestPort, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantProtocol, 1)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access Port, or NA
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
// TUNNEL-GW or no.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv6 ICMP Template

Template ID: 262

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv6_ICMP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv6Address, 16)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv6Address, 16)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv6TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access Port, or NA.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()

IPv6 ICMP Encapsulated Template

Template ID: 263

IPFIX_TEMPLATE_START(IPFIX_FLOW_TYPE_IPv6_ICMP_ENCAP)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationIPv4Address, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(octetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(packetDeltaCount, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowStartSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndSysUpTime, 8)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(sourceTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(destinationTransportPort, 2)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterface, 4)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(protocolIdentifier, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(IPv6TOS, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(maxTTL, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowDir, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(flowEndReason, 1)
//ENCAP Specific
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapId, 8)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantSourceIPv6, 16)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantDestIPv6, 16)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(tenantProtocol, 1)
// Specify the Interface port - Uplink Port, Access Port, or NA
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(ingressInterfaceAttr, 2)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(egressInterfaceAttr, 2)
// TUNNEL-GW or no.
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_FIELD(encapExportRole, 1)
IPFIX_VMW_TEMPLATE_VAR_LEN_FIELD(virtualObsID, virtualObsDataLen)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_PADDING(paddingOctets, 1)
IPFIX_TEMPLATE_END()