Interface roles in normal and takeover modes

You can configure shared, dedicated, and standby interfaces in an HA pair . Each type has a different role in normal and takeover mode.

The following table shows the role of each interface type in normal and takeover mode:

Interface type Normal mode Takeover mode
Shared Supports the identity of the local node Supports the identity of both the local node and the failed node
Dedicated Supports the identity of the local node Supports the identity of the local node
Standby Idle Supports the identity of the failed node