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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 3, 2016

HMC ethernet failover capability

Currently we have eth0 private as usual, eth1 is publice with a 221 address with routing and gateway device as eth1. That cable is plugged in to our B side switch. We would like to add another connection to our A side switch in case b side goes down or is tested. If I add another eth with a 221 address and I make the gateway device as any will it use whichever is up or is that not an option?

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 4, 2018


    Ethernet failover or network bonding of interfaces in HMC has been added in HMC V9 R1 M920.


  • Guest
    Feb 4, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #83456 in product Power Hardware Management Console.