You can use the StartClusterPairing method to create an encoded key from a cluster that is used to pair with another cluster. The key created from this API method is used in the CompleteClusterPairing method to establish a cluster pairing. You can pair a cluster with a maximum of four other clusters.


This method has no input parameter.

Return values

This method has the following return values:

Name Description Type
clusterPairingKey A string of characters that is used by the CompleteClusterPairing API method. string
clusterPairID Unique identifier for the cluster pair. integer

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

   "method": "StartClusterPairing",
   "params": {
   "id" : 1

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

   "id": 1,
   "result": {
     "clusterPairID": 1,
     "clusterPairingKey": "7b22636c7573746572506169724944223a312c22636c75737465725061697255554944223a2231636561313336322d346338662d343631612d626537322d373435363661393533643266222c22636c7573746572556e697175654944223a2278736d36222c226d766970223a223139322e3136382e3133392e313232222c226e616d65223a224175746f54657374322d63307552222c2270617373776f7264223a22695e59686f20492d64774d7d4c67614b222c22727063436f6e6e656374696f6e4944223a3931333134323634392c22757365726e616d65223a225f5f53465f706169725f50597a796647704c7246564432444a42227d"