Per-node network settings details

You can change the node network settings to give the node a new set of network attributes.

The network settings for a node appear in the Network Settings window. You can see the network settings when you log in to the node. The following list describes the settings that you can modify when a node is in available, pending, and active states:

The method used to configure the interface. This depends on other settings, such as the use of a static IP address, which will change the method to static. Possible methods are:
  • loopback: Used to define the IPv4 loopback interface.
  • manual: Used to define interfaces for which no configuration is done by default.
  • dhcp: Might be used to obtain an IP address via Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
  • static: Used to define Ethernet interfaces with statically allocated IPv4 addresses.
IP Address
IP address for the 10G or 1G network.
Subnet Mask
Address subdivisions of the IP network.
Gateway Address
Router network address to send packets out of the local network.
Largest packet size that a network protocol can transmit. Must be greater than or equal to 1500 bytes.
DNS Servers
Network interface used for cluster communication.
Search Domains
Search for additional MAC addresses available to the system.
Bond Mode

Can be one of the following modes:

  • ActivePassive (default)
  • ALB
  • LACP