The pendingNode object contains information about a node that can be added to a cluster. Use the ListPendingNodes API method to return a list of this information for all pending nodes. You can add any of the listed nodes to a cluster using the AddNodes API method.

Object members

This object contains the following members:

Name Description Type
cipi The cluster IP address assigned to the node. string
activeNodeKey A unique key that allows the node to join the cluster automatically after a successful installation of software. string
assignedNodeID The assigned node ID for the node. string
asyncHandle The asynchronous method handle that you can use to query the status of the operation. integer
chassisName Uniquely identifies a chassis; identical for all nodes in a single chassis. string
cip The cluster IP address assigned to the node. string
mip The management IP address assigned to the node. string
nodeSlot For HCI platforms, the letter corresponding to the chassis slot this node is in ("A", "B", "C", or "D"). For storage platforms, this value is null. string
pendingActiveNodeID The pending node ID of the node. integer
platformInfo Hardware information for the node. Members:
  • chassisType: The hardware platform of the node.
  • cpuModel: The CPU model of the hardware platform.
  • nodeMemoryGB: The amount of memory installed in the physical platform in GB.
  • nodeType: The node model name.
  • platformConfigVersion: The version of software configured for this node hardware.
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role The node's role in the cluster. Possible values:
  • Management
  • Storage
  • Compute
  • Witness
sip The storage (iSCSI) IP address assigned to the node. string
softwareVersion The current version of Element software running on the node. string