IP address assignment — customer facing networks

This section covers the guidelines when assigning IP addresses to customer facing networks.

Take into account the following when filling out the worksheet table in this section:

The following are IP address assignment considerations for customer facing networks:

Table 1. IP address assignment — customer facing networks

Name

IP Range

Netmask or Prefix

Gateway

VRRP Virtual IP (VIP)

Switch Port Mode

VLAN ID (Tag)

Data Center Uplink IP 1

wan_ip1 wan-netmask wan_gw wan_vip

N/A

uplink_vlan

Data Center Uplink IP 2

wan_ip2

OOB Interconnect 1

oob_ip1 oob_prefix oob_gw

N/A

Access

oob_vlan

OOB Interconnect 2

oob_ip2  
Note:
  • The variables wan_ip1, wan_ip2, wan_vipand wan_gw must belong to the same subnet.

  • The variable wan_gw refers to the IP address assigned to the customer edge router attached to the stack’s interconnects via the data uplinks.

  • The variables oob_ip1, oob_ip2, and oob_vip must belong to the same subnet.