Accelerator IP Addresses

The Networking menu enables you to manage network interfaces and allocate IP addresses  for accelerators. The Networking > IP Addresses menu shows the list of IP addresses assigned to the Accelerator. This menu also lets you rebuild the Accelerator's network.

On this page:

 

 

View IP addresses


 


To view accelerator IP addresses:

  1. Go to your Control Panel's Accelerators menu.
  2. Click the label of the accelerator you're interested in.
  3. On the screen that appears, click the Networking tab and then click IP addresses.

  4. On the screen that appears you can see the list of IP addresses allocated to this accelerator.

 

Allocate new IP address


 


To allocate a new IP Address to the accelerator:

  1. Go to your Control Panel's Accelerators menu.
  2. Click the label of the accelerator you're interested in.
  3. Click the Networking tab > IP Addresses.
  4. Click the Allocate New IP Address Assignment button.
  5. Select a network interface from the drop-down menu (only the network interfaces you added to the accelerator will be available). 
  6. (Not available for federated VSs) Select an IP address manually from the IP Pool associated with the network interface. To enable this option move the Specify IP Address slider to the right and choose IP Address from the drop-down list.
  7. Click the Add IP Address Assignment button.

You must rebuild the network after making changes to IP address allocations.

If you change IP Address for Accelerator, acceleration for VSs will start working in 15-20 minutes.

Delete IP address 


 


To remove an IP address from an accelerator:

  1. Go to your Control Panel's Accelerators menu.
  2. Click the label of the accelerator you're interested in.
  3. Click the Networking > IP Addresses tab.
  4. Click the Delete icon next to the IP address you want to delete.
  5. In the pop up window that appears:
  • Choose Delete and rebuild the network option if you want to rebuild the network immediately after deleting the IP address. After choosing this option you will be redirected to the accelerator's Overview page.
  • Choose Delete without rebuilding the network option if you don't want to rebuild a network immediately. In this case to apply the changes, you will have to the rebuild the network additionally.

    IP address that is used by Accelerator should not be changed.

Rebuild Network


 


To rebuild a network join, added to the accelerator (required after allocating new IP addresses):

  1. Go to your Control Panel's Accelerators menu.
  2. Click the label of the accelerator you're interested in.
  3. On the screen that appears, click the Tools button, then click Rebuild Network.
  4. In the pop-up window, the Force Reboot slider is moved  to the right by default. Select the accelerator shutdown type – gracefully shutdown or power off.
  5. Move the Required Startup slider to the right to start up an accelerator when you're rebuilding network of a powered off accelerator.
  6. Click the Rebuild Network button.