ONTAP Recipes

ONTAP Recipes: Easily create a cluster management interface


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Easily create a cluster management interface  


Use System Manager to create a cluster management interface or LIF to provide a single management interface for the entire cluster. 

1. In System Manager, click the Configurations tab.

2. In the Cluster Settings pane, click Configuration Updates.

3. Click Create Cluster-management LIF.

4. In the Create Cluster-Management LIF dialog box, specify a name for the cluster-management LIF.

5. Assign the IP address by choosing one of the folowing options:

  • Using a subnet
  • Without a subnet

6. Select the required ports from the ports details area.

7. Click Create.



For more information, see the ONTAP9 documentation center

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