Operation: HA Configuration-HA Settings
Description: Configure High Availability. It is a feature wherein two appliances are grouped together in a cluster and instructed to work as a single entity. 

Sample Configuration
<HA> <HAConfigure> <!--ApplianceKey is readonly purpose --> <HAConfiguration>EnableHA</HAConfiguration> <!-- IF HAConfiguration is EnableHA then all below options are required. --> <ApplianceKey>C017204597-AB5DQ6</ApplianceKey> <PeerApplianceKey>C017204597-AB5DQ6</PeerApplianceKey> <HAConfigurationMode>Active-Active/Active-Passive</HAConfigurationMode> <DedicatedHALinkPort>PortC</DedicatedHALinkPort> <PeerHALinkIP>1.1.1.1</PeerHALinkIP> <PeerAdministrationPort>PortA</PeerAdministrationPort> <PeerAdministrationIP>1.1.1.1</PeerAdministrationIP> <PeerAdministrationIPV6>1122::1211</PeerAdministrationIPV6> <MonitoredPorts> <Port>Number</Port> : </MonitoredPorts> </HAConfigure> <DisableHA>actionidentificationtagnodata</DisableHA> <!-- this tag is just a event indication --> </HA>



Parameter Mandatory Default Description
HAConfigurationModeYes  
Select configuration mode for the cluster from the available options: Active-Active OR Active-Passive.
HAConfigurationMode confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
ClusterIdYes 
Enter cluster id between 0 to 63.
ClusterId confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'INTEGER'.
  • Range 0 to 63 is allowed.
Keepalive attemptsNo  
Specify the keepalive attempts to make before determining it as device failure (8-16).
Keepalive attempts confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'INTEGER'.
  • Range 16 to 24 is allowed.
Peer administration settingsNo  
Specify the IP address and port range.
Peer administration settings confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
PortNo  
Select the ports to be monitored and in case any port goes down, the appliance will leave cluster.
Port confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
DedicatedHALinkPortYes  
Specify HA link port through which the two appliances are physically connected.
DedicatedHALinkPort confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
PeerHALinkIPYes  
Specify IP Address configured on the HA link port of the peer appliance.
PeerHALinkIP confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'IPADDRESS'.
  • Maximum characters allowed are 30.
  • IP Class other than 'MULTICAST', 'RESERVED', 'LOCALHOST', 'UNSPECIFIED', 'BROADCAST', 'LINKLOCAL' is allowed.
EncryptionKeyYes  
Specify 'encryptionkey'
EncryptionKey confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
  • Maximum characters allowed are 16.
  • Minimum characters allowed are 8.
Keepalive request intervalNo  
Set the keepalive request interval from 250 to 500 milliseconds.
Keepalive request interval confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'INTEGER'.
  • Range 250 to 500 is allowed.
HA configuration modeNo QuickHAMode 
Select the HA configuration mode.
HA configuration mode confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Only '1', '0' are allowed.
Fail back to primary device after it recoversNo Disable 
Select to fail back to the primary device after it recovers.
Fail back to primary device after it recovers confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Only 'yes', 'no' are allowed.
DisableVMACYes Disable 
Use hypervisor assigned MAC addresses.
DisableVMAC confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Only 'Disable', 'Enable' are allowed.
PortNo  
Select the port for Heartbeat Link using which both Appliances in HA would monitor each other.
Port confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.



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