Add or remove a static route

You can configure static routes to direct outgoing traffic to specific destinations through a specific gateway. Static routes are configured at the IP address pool level.

Before you begin

Static routes must match the IP address family (IPv4 or IPv6) of the IP address pool they are configured within.


  1. Click Cluster Management > Network Configuration > External Network.
  2. Click View/Edit next to the IP address pool that you want to modify.
    The system displays the View Pool Details window.
  3. Click Edit.
    The system displays the Edit Pool Details window.
  4. To add a static route:
    1. From the Static Routes area, click Add static route.
      The system displays the Create Static Route window.
    2. In the Subnet field, specify the IPv4 or IPv6 address of the subnet that traffic will be routed to.
    3. In the Netmask or Prefixlen field, specify the netmask (IPv4) or prefix length (IPv6) of the subnet you provided.
    4. In the Gateway field, specify the IPv4 or IPv6 address of the gateway that traffic will be routed through.
    5. Click Add Static Route.
  5. To remove a static route, from the Static Routes table, click the Remove button next to the route you want to delete.
  6. Click Save Changes.