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APA Load balance..

 
pa8700
Regular Advisor

APA Load balance..

Hi all.. I need to plan a APA load balance on a clusted systems...planning to have two agregate one primary and another as stand by..
I heard that APA is not prefered for service guard .. is that curect...

wether the below conf will give me a proper load balanceing agregate.. and for that whether i need to make any changes at the switch level also.. Please guide me ..


HP_APA_INTERFACE_NAME[0]=lan900
HP_APA_MANUAL_LA[0]="1,2,8,9"
HP_APA_LOAD_BALANCE_MODE[0]=LB_MAC
HP_APA_GROUP_CAPABILITY[0]=5
HP_APA_HOT_STANDBY[0]=off

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likid0
Honored Contributor

Re: APA Load balance..

You need to configure APA is related with your network switches, and your configuration depends on it, using FEC_AUTO or LACP_AUTO

Here you have info for a nice read:

http://docs.hp.com/en/J4240-90046/ch03.html

For the fail over Aggregate you can use apa's lan monitor, or the lan failover service guard offers.



Windows?, no thanks
pa8700
Regular Advisor

Re: APA Load balance..

can some body please describe me ..that what I need to ask the network team to do what change on the switch port for configuring APA in MAC based loadbalancing