Configure a connection balancing policy

You can set a connection balancing policy for an IP address pool.


  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. From the SmartConnect Advanced area, select one of the following balancing methods from the Client Connection Balancing Policy list:
    • Round-robin
      Note Image

      Round-robin is the default setting and the only balancing method available without activating a SmartConnect Advanced license.

    • Connection count
    • Throughput
    • CPU usage
  5. Click Save Changes.