Configure a SmartConnect service IP address

You can set a SmartConnect service IP address in a subnet that will receive all incoming DNS requests for each IP address pool that is configured to use this subnet as a SmartConnect service subnet.


  1. Click Cluster Management > Network Configuration > External Network.
  2. Click View/Edit next to the subnet that you want to modify.
    The system displays the View Subnet Details window.
  3. Click Edit.
    The system displays the Edit Subnet Details window.
  4. In the SmartConnect Service IP field, type the IP address.
  5. Click Save Changes.

What to do next

If you want an IP address pool to use the configured SmartConnect service IP address to answer DNS requests, modify the pool's settings to specify this subnet as the SmartConnect service subnet.