A gateway is your point of exit to an external network. It can be a physical or a virtual device. Gateways are templatable. You can attach gateway’s VLANs to any existing host or bridge VPorts.


  • name (Mandatory): Name of the Gateway
  • last_updated_by: ID of the user who last updated the object.
  • last_updated_date: Time stamp when this object was last updated.
  • native_vlan: Default Native VLAN to carry untagged traffic on the ports of the gateways using this template. Applicable for third-party Netconf Gateways only. Possible values are 1-3967.
  • personality (Mandatory): Personality of the Gateway, cannot be changed after creation.
  • description: A description of the Gateway
  • embedded_metadata: Metadata objects associated with this entity. This will contain a list of Metadata objects if the API request is made using the special flag to enable the embedded Metadata feature. Only a maximum of Metadata objects is returned based on the value set in the system configuration.
  • infrastructure_profile_id: The ID of the associated Infrastructure Gateway Profile tied to this instance of a Gateway Template.
  • enterprise_id: The enterprise associated with this Gateway. This is a read only attribute
  • entity_scope: Specify if scope of entity is Data center or Enterprise level
  • creation_date: Time stamp when this object was created.
  • owner: Identifies the user that has created this object.
  • external_id: External object ID. Used for integration with third party systems


class fetcher
nupermission.NUPermission permissions
numetadata.NUMetadata metadatas
nuglobalmetadata.NUGlobalMetadata global_metadatas
nuporttemplate.NUPortTemplate port_templates