Resource Kinds and Relationships (Palo Alto Networks)

The Management Pack for Palo Alto creates Resource Kinds and Relationships (associations) for critical resources in your Palo Alto Networks environment.

Resource Kinds

Performance, health, and availability data are collected for the following Palo Alto Networks resource kinds:

  1. Application
  2. Firewall
  3. Interface
  4. Policy Based Forwarding (PBF) Table Rule
  5. Virtual Router
  6. VSYS

Relationships

Relationships among discovered resources are also created by the Management Pack, which are depicted in the diagram below.

Palo Alto Networks Relationships Diagram

External Relationships

The Management Pack for Palo Alto Networks can discover the following external relationships:

  • Virtual Machine > Firewall
  • Firewall ---- Firewall (lightweight relationship between Firewall High Availability pairs)

See also:

Inventory Tree (Traversal Spec) (Palo Alto Networks)