Collecting network information in ONTAP 9.2 and earlier

If you are using ONTAP 9.2 or earlier, you should fill out the network configuration worksheet before enabling external key management.

Note: Starting with ONTAP 9.3, the system discovers all needed network information automatically.
Item Notes Value
Key management network interface name    
Key management network interface IP address IP address of node management LIF, in IPv4 or IPv6 format  
Key management network interface IPv6 network prefix length If you are using IPv6, the IPv6 network prefix length  
Key management network interface subnet mask    
Key management network interface gateway IP address  
IPv6 address for the cluster network interface Required only if you are using IPv6 for the key management network interface  
Port number for each KMIP server Optional. The port number must be the same for all KMIP servers. If you do not provide a port number, it defaults to port 5696, which is the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) assigned port for KMIP.  
Key tag name Optional. The key tag name is used to identify all keys belonging to a node. The default key tag name is the node name.