Configure an IP failover policy

You can set an IP failover policy for an IP address pool.

Before you begin

To configure an IP failover policy, you must activate a SmartConnect Advanced license.


  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 failover methods from the IP Failover Policy list:
    • Round-robin
    • Connection count
    • Throughput
    • CPU usage
  5. Click Save Changes.