The SSH Gateway feature allows you to specify a
Gateway device that will be used
before accessing the desired device. This is similar to a jumphost or jumpserver
configuration. This feature only works with Netmiko services using SSH.
Create a Gateway
Inventory -> Devices, use the device type drop down to select a device of type
Gateway is created and can be used by services in the same way as other
In the case where multiple gateways are needed a priority mechanism may be used to control the order in which the gateways should be accessed. The highest priority number wins precedence.
Using a Gateway
To force a device to use a
Gateway you may add the device to the
Gateway as pictured
above or you may specify the
Gateway on the device, depending on the order of