Peers window

You can use the Peers window to manage peer relationships, which enable you to move data from one cluster to another.

Command buttons

Create
Opens the Create Cluster Peering dialog box, which enables you to create a relationship with a remote cluster.
Local Cluster Passphrase
Opens the Local Cluster Passphrase dialog box, which enables you to enter a new passphrase for the local cluster.
Peer Cluster Network Parameters
Opens the Peer Cluster Network Parameters dialog box, which enables you to modify the IPspace, add new intercluster IP addresses, or remove existing IP addresses.

You can add multiple IP addresses, separated by commas.

Delete
Opens the Delete Cluster Peer Relationship dialog box, which enables you to delete the selected peer cluster relationship.
Refresh
Updates the information in the window.
Manage SVM Permissions
Enables SVMs to automatically accept SVM peering requests.
Generate Peering Passphrase
Enables you to generate a passphrase for cluster peering.

Peer cluster list

Peer Cluster
Specifies the name of the peer cluster in the relationship.
Availability
Specifies whether the peer cluster is available for communication.
Authentication Status
Specifies whether the peer cluster is authenticated or not.
Local Cluster IPspace
Displays IPspace associated to the cluster peer relation.
Last Updated Time
Displays the time at which peer cluster was last modified.

Details area

The details area displays detailed information about the selected peer cluster relationship, including the active IP addresses discovered by the system to set up the intercluster network and the last updated time.